Mexican Black Kingsnake | Creatures of Nightshade

for the novice

Comprehensive guides for the prospecting snake keeper

Choosing a Species

Basics of snake keeping

Thermostats and Dimmers

Hygrometers and
Temperature Guns

Dragon Snake Xenodermus javanicus

Which Substrate is Best?

Various informative guides on ophidian illnesses and diseases

medical compendium

Paradise Flying Snake Chrysopelea paradisi | Creatures of Nightshade

Safe and effective mite treatment for snakes 


How Frequent Feedings
Affect Lifespan

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Regurgitation Vs. Vomit

What is a Snake "yawn"?