Ball Pythons in Captivity, McCurley. This title presents the vast experience with Ball pythons of Kevin McCurley, owner of NERD, New England Reptile Distributors.
Every Aspect of the captive care and breeding of these beautiful snakes is covered for the benefit of the beginning and advanced hobbyist. Many of the new genetic morphs are displayed.
The ball python is arguably the most popular constrictor available in captivity today, and it's an exhilarating time to be involved in keeping these snakes. Stunning new color and pattern morphs are introduced every year, along with more husbandry resources than a keeper can shake a snake at.
Kevin McCurley, owner of New England Reptile Distributors (NERD) and a devoted python breeder, presents two decades of his expertise in keeping and breeding these wonderful pet snakes. On the cutting edge of new ball python mutations, McCurley’s Killer Bees, Honey Bees, Bumble Bees, Spiders, and others exhibit a myriad of color and pattern that captivate beginning hobbyists and advanced professional snake breeders alike.
Ball Pythons in Captivity presents McCurleys experience on every aspect of these beautiful snakes, thoroughly detailing their caging, feeding, health issues, breeding, egg incubation, and much more. This book takes the reader on a journey through the lives and behavior of ball pythons and presents in striking color some of the most incredible, eye-popping genetic morphs that have been developed by python breeders across the planet.
2006, 101 pages, 144 color photos, Softcover.