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  1. ronhalling

    Diamond or Olive

    So who has seen the Hyundai Advert where the chick flicks the snake with her belt?? I have not been quick enough nor do i have a PVR so i have not yet been able to work out whether the snake is an Olive or a Diamond, Opinions please....... whatever it is it is a very interesting color. ( ͡° ͜ʖ...
  2. SkitzChik

    diy enclosure help

    Hello everyonr, i am julia! I am planning on buying a Woma python in the near future and am building the enclosure myself. I have a question, i have no been able to find the answer anywhere so i apologize. I have coated the vivarium already with a sealant when i realized that it has anti-fungal...
  3. Stuart

    Captive Woma digging

    Came across this video on Youtube where someone caught their Woma "digging" around its hide. Action starts at 22 seconds.. Pretty cool and it explains why my womas enclosure is always a bloody mess! https://youtu.be/1XJLg4lNt3Q

    Lego Vivarium with heat tile

    Had an idea to experiment with making a vivarium out of Lego bricks, as well as a heat 'tile'. Having researched the properties of ABS plastic, I reckon it could be done, even if nothing ends up being a permanent resident inside it. Stay tuned!
  5. illuminartis

    Scale Rot ? Female Woma

    Is this Scale Rot? - Female Woma Hello everyone. This is Chay-Ara, Female Woma Python approx 6-7 months old. about 1 week ago I noticed that she began to form discolouration on top of her head. At first I thought she managed to burn herself on the lamp mesh cage because it wasn't growing in...
  6. M

    Woma laying on her back during cooling?

    Hi. I've only just started the cooling period for my woma pair (cool nights, warm days) I placed the male in with the female 3 weeks ago, they mated immediately. I've noticed her rolled over twice now, under heat lamps. What is she up to? It's way too soon to be ovulating!! Noticeable bumps...
  7. J

    stimson python enclosure size and feeding size

    Hey guys. i have currently got a stimson python that was hatched late last year so he would be around 6 months of age currenty. i have him in a 30cm by 30cm enclosure with a heat mat. my question is what would the ideal size be 60cm 90cm? when he is older and out grown his enclosure. also he...
  8. Striker94

    What next?

    Hey all i am new to snake keeping but am already hooked and so fascinated by them. currently have a stimsons python that is just over a year old but am already thinking about another addition. I would love to hear people opinion on what the bet snake to keep is? I would like something that will...
  9. alichamp

    Daily interactions with your pythons

    We are in the research phase considering whether to get a snake (possible Stimson) next year, so doing lots of reading and thinking. Consider yourself warned that there are many stupid questions to come ;). Something I'm wondering now is what kind of interaction you get from your python on a...
  10. AusReptiles

    NSW Tanami & Boodarie Woma Yearlings

    Species Common Name Boodarie & Tanami Womas Age Yearlings Quantity Available 1 x Tanami , 5 x Boodaries Bred By Aussie Reptiles General Description Yearling Womas - Great feeders - growing fast. Tanami Female - $200 Boodaries - $300ea More pics and prices available: Aussie Reptiles...
  11. J

    Just havin a crack

    Hi ladys and gents I built this enclosure recently i will be building 2 more and a hatchie rack aswell. I would like some tips or ideas on improving the design and look of it. I already feel it needs a bottom lip of atleast 50mm for substrate. I have used gas struts and kitchen cupboard...
  12. J

    Just starting out

    Hello everyone I have had a female stimmo for 2 years now i got her when she was a hatchie and just recently got a woma hatchling and i have been very busy setting up a new enclosure for my stimmo i thought id build my own so i had a crack. I thought i would just have a sticky beak and...
  13. Widdup

    NSW Male woma Python

    Species Common Name woma python Age 4+ Length 2m Quantity Available 1 Bred By General Description healthy very attractive male tanimi woma Python gentle handler never bitten original bought for breeding potential loves his rats poos and sheds perfectly. Very handsome snake would...
  14. montay

    QLD Woma Python Hatchlings - 3 months old - Tanami locale

    Species Common Name Woma Age Hatched 14th Jan, 2016. Length Where they should be - growing well Quantity Available 1 x male; 2 x female Bred By Myself. General Description Experienced breeder, excellent quality line-bred snakes. Tanami (WA) locale. Hatched 14th Jan 2016...
  15. K

    Where do you go to find reptiles for sale ?

    I check gumtree .
  16. Ekans

    What's your holy grail of reptiles?

    What's that one native snake, lizard, invertebrate etc that you want to someday own but your skill, its care is slightly intimidating or its rarity is holding you back? :)
  17. G

    Few quick Qs on snake racks.

    Hello currently planning a small snake rack with the threaded rod so I can adjust to different tubs but the main tubs I'll be using are 45L Starmaid tubs (730x440x235mm) and am planning on building 4-6 shelves. Will also be using smaller tubs for smaller snakes/Hatchies. now to the questions...
  18. BredliFreak

    An update and new additions

    Hi everyone, it's been a while I like the snazzy new look! First off, an update on Red and Lizzie. They are fine, and Red is in his new tank Unfortunately, Rari had to go as he had a terrible kangaroo attack injury and he was scared of my Dad (past family had scary male?) so we gave him to an...
  19. Snowman

    WA's new additions to the pet reptile list.

    WA has a very small list of reptiles we can keep. So it's pretty exciting when we get thrown another 6 species. Today the following was added: Childrens Python Common Tree Snake Yellow faced whip snake North western red faced turtle Banded knob tailed gecko Northern blue tongue skink...
  20. K

    Hi Everyone

    Hi I am just starting out in Pythons and my question is what type of Python would you say is good for a Newbie to start off with. Cheers Kevin
  21. Herpo

    A Change of Plans

    Hi all, So basically, a few changes have occurred. We might not be moving at all (whoo) or be moving to a smaller house than we thought. This means that sadly, and olive python may not be a realisable goal as of now. So I'm seizing the opportunity for lizards. I'm looking for something that: -...
  22. alichamp

    More (brown) snake vs (red-back) spider

    Snake's battle with redback spider filmed by WA woman http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-03-16/snake-versus-red-back-spider-battle-outback-wa/7251686 See also: Daddy long legs vs snake
  23. P

    QLD Woma pythons

    Species Common Name woma pythons Age male 4 female 5 Length Quantity Available 2 Bred By Peter Krauss General Description Location Atherton Qld Willing to Freight? yes Contact Details 0429142501 License Number (Required for NSW and SA Sellers) Other Details $300 each or...
  24. alichamp

    New Intro - working our way to a snake

    Hi everyone, Thought I'd introduce myself since I'll be lurking for a while. My 8 yo daughter is in to reptiles in a BIG way and has been for a couple of years. She is a very responsible kid who craves knowledge so I'm doing everything I can to support her in her interest. We are members of...
  25. S

    Restricted Species List QLD

    Hi all, I was just wondering if anyone knows where I can find the list of restricted and unrestricted reptiles in Queensland? By 'unrestricted,' I mean that's they're able to be kept on a basic RWL as soon as I get one. The DERM links to an act, but I can't find it anywhere in there...
  26. Smittiferous

    Anyone get anything from the VHS expo?

    Went there unsure of what was available, was hoping for a Spencer's.... Instead I made off with an RSP, a pair of N. Levis and a V. Indicus (latter two from Haberfield's Reptiles) What (if anything) did anyone else pick up??
  27. BredliFreak

    What have you been bitten by?

    What have you been bitten by? Categories apply Skink: Small skinks (i.e eulamprus, saproscincus pseudemoia lampropholis). Blueys have tried (inlcuding pet one), haven't been bitten yet and am very paranoid lol Dragon: Many jackies Geckos/pygopods: Christinus marmoratus, once Monitors: none...
  28. L

    Head Butting Python

    My 2 and a half year old Woma python has developed a habit of head butting the glass doors of of his vivarium, he doesn't seem to hurt himself or anything but once he starts doing it he won't stop till he gets tired. He's done this since I've had him, I bought him from a reputable woman breeder...
  29. Herpo

    What Snake?

    Hi all, So I might be moving to Tumut in future, and if we do move, I'll be able to get a new snake. Which one is my question, I'm looking for something different, and olives do impress and interest me. Do you think they would suit me as a second snake? Size isn't an issue, my family is always...
  30. Iguana

    Signs of illness in snakes

    I know of scale rot and RI's, things like that. What I'm really worried about is stuff like DPS, IBD, Sunshine virus ect. I have a diamond and have heard the horror stories of all the neurological problems they can have, so I will admit I'm somewhat paranoid about it. He has exhibited some...
  31. Endeavour

    A Woma question please

    My female Woma Python is seeking out the hottest parts of her enclosure which is not like her. Could this be a tell tale sign she may be gravid?. Many thanks Endeavour - - - Updated - - - Does anyone on here breed Womas?. Many thanks Endeavour - - - Updated - - -...
  32. G

    Water Pythons!

    So after talking to a local guy who is selling some of his collection (one of which is a mature Water Python) I have gained a interest in them. Just wanting to know how they handle, if there is a difference between NT and QLD locales and when about do Hatchies pop up for sale? Thanks!
  33. saikrett

    Woma eye problem

    Hi guys, my woma male has a reoccuring eye issue. Originally thought to be retained eye caps, it will clear up after a shed then re-appear. When possible i have located the eye caps in his shed, but the last shed the head sections were torn up. I am increasing the humidity to see if that...
  34. Nero Egernia

    Display Licence

    ***Slight Vent Warning*** Right, at the moment I think I may feel better if I were to be bashing my head on a brick wall or something. Iv'e visited a few reptile keepers in WA and I see oh, a pair of Lace Monitors, oh, and a Central Bearded Dragon, but wait, not one, three(!) and, oh a Northern...
  35. N

    Advice on DIY bearded dragon enclosure

    Hi all, I was planning on building my own enclosure for an adult bearded dragon, with the dimensions of 1100 x 600 x 1000mm. However I am becoming a bit disheartened over the cost. It seems like it is going to add up to more than a pre-built purchased enclosure, which surely can't be right...
  36. S

    NSW WA Boodarie Woma hatchlings

    Species Common Name Woma Python Age hatched November 2015 Bred By myself General Description feeding on fuzzy mice. Only have males available. A hatchling and the father are pictured. Location Richmond NSW Willing to Freight? at buyer's expense Contact Details...
  37. Rox.n.Lix

    'What my friends think I do' meme

    Has anyone seen or made one of these for reptile keeping? I saw this photo on facebook and thought it would fit perfectly under 'what my friends think i do' https://www.facebook.com/KROCKGeelong/photos/a.300039006764814.53675.299424513492930/724781430957234/?type=3&theater lol. Just need a...
  38. G

    Food size for young Woma

    Hello guys and gals, i am just wondering for those who keep or have kept Woma's roughly when is a good time to up meal sizes. My female is approx 55cm and weighs around 50g (best I could measure). Have only been feeding her pinkie rats weekly (this will be 4th feed since owning her) and...
  39. cagey

    Python Handcuffs

  40. Snapped

    Gravid Eastern Brown found under Fridge in Adelaide

    What an interesting story, a gravid Eastern brown was found under a fridge in Adelaide, video and follow up story/video in the link. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-01-13/adelaide-woman-finds-pregnant-eastern-brown-under-her-fridge/7085206
  41. southy

    NSW various pythons + enclosures

    Species Common Name bredli- centralian carpet mac- spotted python stimson python boodarie woma RHD woma Age hatchy to adult Length various Quantity Available various Bred By various General Description looking to sell several animals and EOI on others adult...
  42. G

    Enclosure planning, am I on the right track?

    Hey everyone, So I'm in the process of planning a enclosure for my Woma and maybe one to stack on top for a future scaly friend and was looking for some feed back to see if I'm on the right track. So planning to build a 1200x600x450mm (LxWxH) from ply wood, 12mm back, top and sides and 18mm...
  43. 1

    QLD WTB: enclosure

    I'm after a large display enclosure for my woma. Must be a professional unit. located in Brisbane.
  44. cement

    an interesting conversation

    Had an interesting phone conversation with a woman who was bitten by an eastern brown snake last year and was calling me to help with a snake in her yard that had scared her daughter while playing outside yesterday. Its an amazing story of extremely good luck and took me quite a while to get...
  45. Herpo

    Maleny so Far...

    God I love this place, The people are so friendly, and it is just a beautiful place overall. Visiting the market, we bought some delicious homemade jams and relishes and some wood burnt art from a very talented elderly woman. But, I wanted herps, and so far, I have a few, but no photos. I was...
  46. C

    ???Woma Python Localities???

    Just wondering if anyone has an idea on the locality of 2 of my Woma pythons.. I wasn't given a locality when I got them as the guy didn't know about the male and is not friends with the guy he got the female from anymore.. It's a long shot but worth a try as I would really like to have an idea...
  47. G

    Having issues with maintaing stable cool end temperature.

    So I am setting up my first click clack for a Woma hatchling I am receiving next week and I am having issues with getting a good temperature gradient due to my room temperature being around 30ish and that even isn't on a hot day... when my room is cooler I have no problem with the cool side...
  48. RELLIK81

    pics of my collection

    hey guys...long time member but havent been on for a while....got some new snakes and sold some aswell....just wanted to put up a few pics of my lot. this is my High yellow jungle jag my male caramel jag My hypo caramel carpet python another carpet python one of my SA woma ...i have a pair...
  49. bulldogwoma

    NSW Woma babies...

    Species Common Name WOMA Age 3MTHS Length 30 CM Quantity Available 3 Bred By ME General Description Very quiet hatchies . eating well. Location Liverpool Willing to Freight? NO Contact Details 0402452147 License Number (Required for NSW and SA...
  50. T

    Woma not eating

    G'day all. I recently acquired a gorgeous 3 year old male Tanami with his tank. The previous owner sold him to me having not eaten for a couple of weeks for the move. He kept him in his tank with fake turf for substrate, once I got the tank I filled it with about 4 inches of aspen so he could...