Thread: boa or python?
View Single Post
Old 07-01-04, 07:01 PM   #10 (permalink)
jjnnbns
Member
 
jjnnbns's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan-2004
Location: Fargo, ND
Age: 36
Posts: 582
Send a message via MSN to jjnnbns
I've never heard of a 9' brazilian, nor have I heard of them being nippy. I have a great pair both right around 5 feet and very nice snakes. They do require LOTS more care than a corn however. A brb needs high humidity and you must make sure that the temps do not get too high.

Emilsmee is right about their hiding though. They are almost always hidden away except for a few glimpses you may catch of them out at night.

I would suggest a carpet python (I love JCPs) as they usually calm with age, and the nippy-ness as young will not cause any damage...

Brent Strande
__________________
Brent Strande

0.1 Corn Snake (Anery), 1.1 JCP (High Yellow), 1.1 BRB, 1.0 Albino BCI, 0.1 Het Albino BCI, 1.0 GTP (Jayapura type)

www.freewebs.com/brentstrande
jjnnbns is offline  
Login to remove ads