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With so many snakes in collection there's allways something happening.... 
Check what happened over the years in this logbook...

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December
24
The female that refused to eat shed on December 16 and accepted an adult rat eagerly tonight. Another problem solved..
December
3
The female that gave birth on November 21 did not eat yet. I don't find her active at night either.
Therefore I decided to put her in another terrarium.
I did that before and had success with it on a female Morelia viridis. She refused to eat for two months after laying her eggs (that where taken away from her).
 
December
3
The juvenile from the litter born on September 19 are doing well. Apart from two refusers they are all eating well. Because of their (large) size I offered a few succesfully one day old rats for their first meal.  
November
21
A second disapointment within three days: 
The last pregnant female had her litter today consisting seven unfertile eggs and three dead and not fullgrown juvenile. The female is from 2006 and this was her first pregnancy. Next time better..

November
19
Much to my surprise I found this adult female dead this morning. She wass born in my collection in 2004. I didn't notice any abnormalities in her behaviour over the last weeks: She did shed and eat a few weeks ago.

She had offspring in 2010 and I was planning to put her in a breeding project next year...

October
10
I was able to exchange a Corallus with an offspring female from 2007 with Frank.. I really like her and she fits in my collection beautifully.
October
9
I was at the Snakeday today. Compliments to the organisation; It was well organised again !!

At the end of the day I was able to buy a couple unrelated Oreophis porphyraceus coxi. Beautiful animals...

October
1
Today I decided which offspring to keep and which to put on sale on the Snakeday next weekend.
Apart from offspring 2010 I will sell the female Corallus hortulanus wthat gave birth a few weeks ago. I will sellher because I have a daughter of her that will be fertile soon. Details on the "on sale" page
 
September
19
Surprise!!: the female Corallus hortulanus of breeding couple 2  gave birth to 13 large juvenile. I didn't expect her to deliver before the end of October. 

The last two nights I found her on the floor of her terrarium. That was unusually behaviour for her and I thought about giving her a floor heating device..

The litter includes a large variety of colours. I can't wait to see them after their first shedding....

August
16
Never seen this on Corallus hortulanus before. This 2007 female burnt herself on the lightning bulb.
August 
12
The couple 1 female is pregnant too. She changed colour to a darker red, stopped eating (last meal on Februari 24). She lies near the hot spot constantly. The picture on the right is taken recently. 
Below a picture prior to pregnancy.

August
3
The Morelia Bredli female keeps eating en I don't see her on the hot spot more often than usually. 
I don't expect her to be pregnant. 
 
June
19
The couple 2 female is pregnant for sure. Her belly is bigger (with her last meal on March 12). Also her colour changed to a darker red over the last months. On the right an picture taken today and below a picture taken before the introduction of the male.
 
 

June
13
Again an offspring 2010 Corallus hortulanus died today. This one was also a problem-free eater. 
Remarkeble: this one had the last meal on the same day as the one who died on May 1. 
 
May
18
I separated the Morelia Bredli couple today. Several matings observed over the last few days. 
May
14
During cleaning I had both terraria in wich I keep my couple Morelia Bredli open at the same time. At an ungarded moment the female went over to the males terrarium and she showed interrest instantly.
A mating followed.. I decided to keep the two together for a few days. They might be too young to produce a litter but I'm pleased with this behaviour.. 
May
1
Today one of the 2010 offspring corallus hortulanus died. I don't really have an explanation.. this juvenile did eat well and had her last meal about a week ago.  
March
14
November 2010 I had (not planned) matings with my couple Morelia viridis. The female keeps eating and I don't see changes in her behaviour. Therefore I don't expect her to be pregnant..  
March
13
After putting couple 3 together again yesterday the female did behave the saem as on March 9.
I decided to separate them after 24 hours. 
I will not put this couple together again..

Couple number 2 was seperated today as well.
 

 
March
9
After putting couple 3 together the female went into stress. She moved straight to the bottom of the terrarium, stayed down and tried to dig herself in. 

I never saw this kind of behaviour before... 

March 
5
Again the first two couples put together. Couple number 1 went into mating immediately..
February 
25
The couple Elaphe gonyosoma bought last year is 
doing well. They are 14 months now. The photo shows the female.
February
23
I decided to seperate the males from the females.
No matings observerd (but I've been away for a few days, so you knows..)
 
February 13 I introduced the males to the ladies (first two couples). Both didn't show any interest
January
30
Last November I found my Morelia viridis in mating (see logbook). This year I'll try to breed with three couples of Corallus hortulanus. too.
See under " breeding" for the details.
 
 

Couple three:

Couple one:

Couple two:
January
01
best wishes to you all !!

 
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