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Pied Ball Python

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Online orders Save 10% on select merchandise. Savings will automatically reflect in the shopping cart with the purchase of qualifying merchandise. Maximum value $150. Offer not valid on gift cards, gift certificates, previous purchases, charitable donations and may exclude all or select items from the following brands: Blue Buffalo®, CatMouse, Eukanuba®, Fluval®, Greenies®, Grreat Choice®, High Tech Pet®, Hill’s® Ideal BalanceTM, Hill’s® Science Diet®, Hill’s® Prescription Diet®, KONG®, Kurgo®, MidWest Homes for Pets, Natural Balance®, NutroTM Max®, NutroTM UltraTM, Pedigree®, Pet Gear, PetSafe®, Purina® Pro Plan®, Royal Canin®, Sunbeam®, Wellness®, XPOWER, iFamCareTM. Offer may not be combined with other promotional offers or discounts. Terms and conditions of this offer are subject to change at the sole discretion of PetSmart. Offer valid through December 9, 2016 @ 6:30 am EST.

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Available in select stores. Snake lovers are invited to look to PetSmart for a Pied Ball Python that will make an incredible addition to any home. These breathtaking creatures are incredibly popular as pets, and can live 30 years or more. Generally hardy and very docile in nature, they come in a wonderful variety of colors and make for a unique and rewarding choice of pet.

Features: May live 30 years or more; Solitary, should be housed one to a habitat unless breeding; Carnivore
Includes: 1 Python
Intended For: Ages 12 and up
Color: This pet comes in a variety of colors
Size: Can reach approximately 60 in L

Feeding Instructions:
Feed young snakes 2-3 times a week. Offer adults food once a week.

Frozen Mice
Ball pythons will obtain all of the nutrition they need from the laboratory-grown frozen/thawed mice available in the PetSmart fish department freezer. Choosing the right size of frozenrodent is easy; choose the one with a body circumference closest to the size of the thickest part of your snake's body.

Water
Provide a water dish large enough for the snake to submerge itself in. Change water daily.

Handling:
Give your snake 3-4 days to adjust to his new home, then try holding him for brief periods of time. Hold your snake gently but firmly trying not to constrict his movement, but rather allow him to move between your two hands (using the hand over hand handling method). Most snakes will calm down and move more slowly when allowed some initial free movement. Ball pythons rarely bite, but don't handle your snake during feeding time or when he is shedding.

Housing:
Individual ball pythons can be maintained in a 20-gallon habitat or smaller plastic pet container as juveniles, and in a 20-gallon or larger habitat as an adult (2-3 years of age). A tight-fitting locking screen lid is essential for proper air exchange, and to prevent escapes!

Hiding Place
Provide a natural or artificial rock, wood or plastic hiding area.
Note: Pet availability is seasonal. State and local regulations may vary. Pricing may vary by store location. PetSmart stores cannot match the price below for this pet. Ask a store associate for details. Vet Assured Promise
All pets purchased at PetSmart are raised under our exclusive Vet Assured program and come with a 14-day satisfaction guarantee. Vet Assured is a program designed by PetSmart veterinarians to improve the health and well-being of our pets. The program sets standards for the care of our pets by our live animal partners and store associates and establishes strict standards for the monitoring and prevention of common illnesses found in pets. PetSmart makes a significant investment in the care of our pets and it is apparent in the quality and comfort of the pets in our stores. However, if your pet becomes ill during this initial 14-day period,or if you're not satisfied with your pet for any reason, PetSmart will gladly replace the pet or refund the purchase price. Please keep your sales receipt and return the pet to the store where it was purchased if needed.

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