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Info and Care on the Classic Cali Kingsnake

The hardiness, easy-going demeanor, and beautiful coloration of the California kingsnake has made it a popular pet for decades, beloved by both beginner and veteran hobbyists alike. Natural History As their name suggests, California kingsnakes can be found throughout southern and Baja California but they are also found in Oregon, Nevada, Utah, and Arizona. A…

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Natural History and Care Info on the Fire Bellied Toad.

Few amphibians are as endearing as the fire-bellied toads. Their size and bright colors, coupled with their ease of care and handleability, make them an ideal pet for both new and veteran keepers alike. Natural History Fire-bellied toads of the genus Bombina can be found throughout calmer rivers and ponds in continental climes and floodplains…

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The Amazing Milksnake

With vivid colors that so closely resemble those a venomous snake, it is no wonder milksnakes have such wide appeal. Within the species there is considerable variation in size, pattern, and temperament, and that is without even looking at morphs. For keepers looking for a mid-size colubrid that provides a slightly greater challenge than a…

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