Monthly Archives: October 2011

Aru Green Tree Python female – a riddle inside a puzzle.

I received this female on Nov. 18, 2010. She shed on December 6, 2010 – then on February 21, 2011 – then again on May 1, 2011 – and finally, her last shed was on July 27, 2011. That adds … Continue reading

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Aru Green Tree Python female – update

It’s hard for me to really tell because I photograph her at least twice a day – but I believe her color has significantly shifted. She is very pale and looks like parts of her are turning blue. Below is … Continue reading

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Breeding updates: Green Tree Pythons and Jungle Carpet Pythons

This female Aru looked plump again last night. I finally captured the pale look she has – by changing the setting on my Canon G12 from “vivid” to “neutral”. Here she is last night with the male Aru as a … Continue reading

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Aru Green Tree Python female — what’s up?

After weeks of bloating this female has reduced in size overnight. Not sure what to make of it. I can certainly feel lumps when I palpate her and they are several inches from her vent. I do remember when first … Continue reading

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Aru Green Tree Python female – picture update

Some photo’s, in order, from the past few days. She is still swollen. October 11 – 6:20 AM October 10 – 11:24 PM October 10 – 6:28 PM October 10 – 6:14 AM October 9 – 6:03 PM October 9 … Continue reading

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Mexican Red-knee Tarantula eating a dubia roach tonight.

One of Garrett’s B.┬ásmithi. This is the one that lost its two front left legs the day I received it. You can see they are still smaller since it took a few molts for them to even show up again. … Continue reading

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Selling Popcorn for Pack 1070

Ethan and Garrett spent a couple of hours on Saturday afternoon peddling popcorn for our Cub Scout Pack. Unlike some charities, most of this money goes directly to our own Cub Scouts. It pays for kids to participate who can’t … Continue reading

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Breeding Chondros, Phase Two: “Leap of Faith”

I went to my Dad’s to make these three nesting boxes for my three adult females. One (the Aru) is surely developing follicles, has mated multiple times, and is off-feed. My other two females (a Wamena and a Jayapura) will … Continue reading

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Pics of my Wamena Green Tree Python female from 3 1/2 years ago

I hooked my backup hard drive to our wireless router today and started looking through old pictures. Here are some pic’s of my Wamena girl from March 2008.

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Aru Green Tree Python female -update pictures

Looking puffy at 7:47 AM Here she is at 10:03 AM. She assumed this posture on September 22nd as well so I am not sure if it means anything or not.

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