Pantherophis guttatus guttatus
Up to 150cm
The Corn Snake is an excellent first time snake for both adults and children. It is easy to care for and generally friendly, making it ideal for handling.
120 x 35 x 35cm vivarium (LxWxH) depending on size.
Air temperature 24-26°c with a heatmat.
Natural daylight, T8 lighting or LED.
Feed thawed rodents once a week.
Provide fresh drinking water daily.
Spot clean the vivarium, removing any waste. Ensure there is always a fresh supply to water for your snake to drink as well as bathe.
Check all equipment is working correctly. Feed your snake weekly with thawed rodents.
Long Term Care
Change substrate monthly, clean the vivarium with reptile disinfectant to prevent odours and to control bacteria.