Axanthic Het Snow Poss Het Toffee Hognose Snake
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The Toffee Hognose Snake is a unique and fascinating species that makes for an interesting pet. These small and slender snakes are known for their distinct coloration, which ranges from shades of brown to a light toffee color. They are not venomous and are relatively easy to care for, making them an excellent choice for first-time snake owners. Toffee Hognose Snakes are known for their docile and calm nature, and they rarely bite, making them an ideal pet for families with children or those who are new to snake ownership.
Origin: The Toffee Hognose Snake is native to the southwestern United States, particularly in the states of Arizona and New Mexico.
Temperature: The ideal temperature range for Toffee Hognose Snakes is between 75 and 85 degrees Fahrenheit. It is important to provide a warm area and a cooler area within their enclosure to allow for proper thermoregulation.
Housing: To house a Toffee Hognose Snake, you will need an enclosure that is at least 20 gallons in size, with a secure lid to prevent escape. The enclosure should be filled with a substrate such as aspen shavings or coconut fiber, and it should be spot cleaned regularly. The enclosure should also contain hiding places and climbing opportunities for enrichment.
Feeding: Toffee Hognose Snakes are carnivorous and primarily eat rodents, such as mice or rats. As with all snakes, it is important to feed them pre-killed prey to avoid any injuries or illnesses to your pet.
Lifespan: With proper care, Toffee Hognose Snakes can live up to 15 years in captivity.
Behavior and Personality: Toffee Hognose Snakes are known for their docile and calm nature. They are generally shy and prefer to hide when approached, but they will become more comfortable with handling over time. They rarely bite and are an ideal pet for families with children or those who are new to snake ownership.
Please note: We don't ship live animals. You can order online and choose click and collect, and we will hold it for you.