sSNAKESs : Reptile Forum

Go Back   sSNAKESs : Reptile Forum > Community Forums > General Discussion


Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-30-03, 06:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
SerpentLust's Avatar
Join Date: May-2003
Location: Vancouver Island
Age: 33
Posts: 1,799
Send a message via Skype™ to SerpentLust
Thumbs up Wishlist

I figured this would be a fun topic...we all know that once you get one herp, it's hard to stop. So, money issues aside. As the topic says, this is a wishlist. What would you add to your current collection if you could have all the herps you want? (I'm keeping mine to what's possible with the space I don't have to).

Personally, right now (and this changes on a monthly basis if not more)...

1 Savannah Monitor
1 Blue Tongued Skink
1 Jungle Runner (aka Amevia)
1.3 Stimpson's Pythons
1.3 Spotted Pythons
Some Ball Pythons
1 Blood Python
1 Brazilian Rainbow Boa
1 Tangerine Faze Honduran Milksnake
1 Hypomelanistic Blood Red Cornsnake
1 Black Thayeri Kingsnake
1 Rose Haired Tarantula
1 Giant Millipede

I'm sure there's more, but I don't want to take up this entire thread with my wishlist! What's yours?

"A rattlesnake that doesn't bite teaches you nothing."

Last edited by SerpentLust; 07-30-03 at 06:42 PM..
SerpentLust is offline  
Login to remove ads
Old 07-30-03, 06:38 PM   #2 (permalink)
Join Date: Mar-2002
Posts: 5,936
Send a message via ICQ to marisa Send a message via MSN to marisa Send a message via Yahoo to marisa
Out of everything out there if I could add anything within my space limits it would be

Olive Pythons
Many many many California Kingsnakes (localities and morphs)
San Bernadino Mountain Kingsnakes (i LOVE these guys, always used to catch them at home in cali but now here up in Canada they are more than hard to find it seems!)
Mexican Black kings, I have one male would like a few females

And honestly thats about it for me! My tastes in snakes run pretty slim and cheap aside from Olive pythons! LOL I like all the colubrids really but cal kings are a fav of mine.

marisa is offline  
Old 07-30-03, 06:43 PM   #3 (permalink)
Kurzix's Avatar
Join Date: Aug-2002
Location: Detroit Area
Age: 40
Posts: 317
Send a message via ICQ to Kurzix Send a message via AIM to Kurzix Send a message via Yahoo to Kurzix
this is gunna a wild wish list but here goes!

First i;d just like to replace what i had, IE burm, JCP and a BRB

second this is what i;d really want

New Retic (pic on Bob Clarks website) GORGEOUS!!
Black Blood
albino BRB (i;ve seen a pic, they do exsist too bad the one in the pic died )
~~Curently Owned~~
Crested Gecko: 0.0.2
African Fat Tail Gecko: 1.1
Ball Python: 0.0.1
Kurzix is offline  
Old 07-30-03, 06:59 PM   #4 (permalink)
Join Date: May-2003
Location: U.S.A
Posts: 982
Send a message via ICQ to burmer Send a message via MSN to burmer
I guess I would pick:
1 Super Tiger Retic (Het for albino)
1 Albino Retic
1 Albino Lab Burm
A female borneo to go with my male
1.1 Eastern Indigos
1.1 GTP
There is alot more I'd like but these would keep me happy though.
burmer is offline  
Old 07-30-03, 07:33 PM   #5 (permalink)
Ladyhawk's Avatar
Join Date: Jul-2003
Location: California
Posts: 70
Send a message via ICQ to Ladyhawk Send a message via AIM to Ladyhawk Send a message via MSN to Ladyhawk Send a message via Yahoo to Ladyhawk
Some of my wishlist is already on deposit: a trio of Kathy Love's Okeetee corn snakes, a trio of albino (AKA reverse) Okeetee corn snakes and a pair of rosy (hypomelanistic) corn snakes.

There are some things I don't have that I really want:

1. A pair of those bright orange bearded dragons. A site I came across called them "super orange." They're just beautiful and I really love the look of the beardies.

2. A really nice pair of Blair's phase gray-banded kingsnakes. (Who doesn't want them? It's a shame they're hard to start.)

3. A pair of red milksnakes. (Yes, they're cheap, but I find them very beautiful.)

4. Some California king morphs. I like the lavender- and banana-colored ones and the 50/50 dark and light the best. Of course, there are so many morphs to chose from, it would be hard.

I could go on and on. I would love more corn morphs, perhaps a blizzard that was solid white. A savannah monitor. A rainbow boa. A tangerine Honduran milk...they're all lovely.

But as I learned when I was in aviculture, you can't have it all. I think that's especially true with intelligent parrots that demand so much attention.

The only thing that keeps me from getting a beardie is the relatively short life span of 7-10 years, although I still want one. I tend to purchase long-lived animals as pets. My snakes could live to be twenty years old. My Amazon parrot could outlive me.
|_ /\ |) `/ |-| /\ \/\/ |<

1.1 Arizona mountain kingsnakes (Chris Baubel and Gerold Merker)
1.1 Louisiana milksnakes (John Yurkovich)
1.2 Okeetee corns (Kathy Love)
1.1 albino Okeetee corns (Kathy Love)
1.0 hypo crimson corn (Kathy Love)
0.1 hypo corn / het for ghost (Kathy Love)
1.0 double-yellowheaded Amazon parrot
Ladyhawk is offline  
Login to remove ads
Old 07-30-03, 07:37 PM   #6 (permalink)
Posts: n/a
a 1:2 of Elaphe porphyracea coxi would top my list
Old 07-30-03, 08:00 PM   #7 (permalink)
Join Date: Jul-2003
Location: Kansas
Age: 34
Posts: 3,427
Send a message via MSN to sapphire_moon Send a message via Yahoo to sapphire_moon

1 piebald bp
1.1 rosy boa
1 Tree Boa
1.1 red blood python
1 burm
1 veiled chameleon (sp?)
1 pacman frog
1 whites tree frog

Mice/rats/ rabbits for the lifetime of the snakes, as in go to the place and pick them up as needed.
And if I needed cage up grades then those to...that is if money weren't an issue
About anything heavy bodied, and I would love (if money weren't an issue) every morph of the BP that there is! lol That is big wish list.....
The Mischief:
Neptune, Zion, Enigma,

Mischief~ Hamster
sapphire_moon is offline  
Old 07-30-03, 08:04 PM   #8 (permalink)
SDSnakes's Avatar
Join Date: Mar-2002
Location: Paris, ON
Age: 33
Posts: 135
Send a message via MSN to SDSnakes
the thing i want most on my wishlist that
i will NEVER get is
1.2 tuataras
SDSnakes is offline  
Old 07-30-03, 10:23 PM   #9 (permalink)
lilyskip's Avatar
Join Date: Jul-2003
Location: Miami, FL and New Haven, CT
Age: 34
Posts: 1,087
Send a message via AIM to lilyskip
1.1 savu python
1 columbian rainbow boa
1.1 sonoran boas
1.1 mexican rosie boa
some designer bps (jungle, spider, pastel. *platinum*! --i forget the actual name for it--)
a few colonies of leopard geckos, jungle, normal, leukistic
a colony or two of cresites
a whole lot of rats and somebody else to kill them

Oh sigh. Wishful thinking.
1.1 ball pythons (Huxley and Marla)
~"Interestingly enough, the only thing the bowl of petunias thought was, 'Oh no, not again.'" --Douglas Adams~
* Mollie *
lilyskip is offline  
Old 07-30-03, 10:30 PM   #10 (permalink)
CDN-Cresties's Avatar
Join Date: Mar-2003
Location: Ontario
Age: 35
Posts: 3,999
Well thats easy,
- At least 50 more Cresties (all different morphs)
-0.1 albino BP
-Colony of leos
-Red tail boa
-Panther Cham
-Bearded Dragon

I would use my old toy room for my herp room, oh well maybe in like 10-15 years this will happen.

CDN-Cresties is offline  
Login to remove ads
Old 07-31-03, 12:03 AM   #11 (permalink)
Join Date: Jul-2003
Location: california
Age: 28
Posts: 362
Send a message via AIM to snkmn
this list is with money aside and space aside ( and the concent of my parents)

any red tailed boa
anery ,ghost, black , and jungle corn snakes
green tree python
brazilian rainbow boa
burmese python
nice african rock python
another ball python(piebald)
striped and banded california kings
carpet python
american alligotor
american crocodile
salt-water crocodile
(huge)green anaconda
borneo red blood python
then if i just was a herpetologist i would be set for life ( well if i was also rich would be nice
there is no point in liveing if you dont take risks
snkmn is offline  
Old 07-31-03, 12:57 AM   #12 (permalink)
Join Date: Jun-2003
Location: BigSpring Tx
Age: 38
Posts: 842
you know i want a Tx blind snake,checkered garter,ribbon snake,and a red tailed Boa
The Artist Formerly known as Coy
Smilts is offline  
Old 07-31-03, 01:40 AM   #13 (permalink)
KrokadilyanGuy3's Avatar
Join Date: Jan-2003
Location: Outside of Austin Texas
Age: 34
Posts: 851
Send a message via AIM to KrokadilyanGuy3 Send a message via Yahoo to KrokadilyanGuy3

A wish list that will one day be accomplished.

1.2 A. sinensis
1.2 C. latirostris
1.2 C. yacare
1.1 M. niger
I need two females of P. palpebrosus
Two females of this species as well P. trigonatus
1.1 C. acutus
1.2 C. cataphractus
2.2 (My favorite) C. intermedius
1.1 C. mindorensis
1.2 C. moreletii
1.1 C. novaeguineae
2.2 (Another favorite) C. palustris
I need a female C. porosus
1.1 C. rhombifer
1.1 C. siamensis
1.2 O. tetraspis
1.1 T. schlegelii
2.2 (Who doesn't love Gharials?) Gavialis gangeticus
Either sex of O. Hannah, No intentions of breeding.
1.4 M. euryxanthus, Heck Ill take 1.2 of all Micruroides species.
Um.. I think that covers it.
KrokadilyanGuy3 is offline  
Old 07-31-03, 01:55 AM   #14 (permalink)
Please Email Boots
Join Date: Mar-2005
Posts: 3,326
ARMOURED CHAMELEONS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Julie B
Tim and Julie B is offline  
Old 07-31-03, 02:11 AM   #15 (permalink)
Join Date: Jul-2003
Location: BC
Posts: 254
If money and space weren't an issue I would love to have:
- a pair or trio of green basilisks
- blue tongued skink
- painted bellied monkey frogs
- white's tree frogs
- male ball python
- western hognose snake
Life is uncertain, eat dessert first
Pia is offline  
Login to remove ads
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:23 AM.

Powered by vBulletin®
©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 2002-17, Hobby Solutions Inc.


SEO by vBSEO 3.1.0