Author: Leo Spinner

Natural History And Captive Care Of The Colorado River Toad

Ranging from extreme southeast California to extreme southwest New Mexico and south into Mexico (Behler and King 1979) and at a staggering 3 - 7 inches (7.7 - 17.9 cm), the Colorado River toad, Bufo alverius (some may argue the not formally accepted…

Natural History And Captive Care Of The Fowler's Toad

Located in Southeast New England (coastal Massachusetts specifically), peninsular Cape Cod extends into the Atlantic Ocean with its 90 miles of ocean shore line, weather dwarfed oak and pine trees, whale watchers and hordes of summer time visitors. Cape Cod is an…

Rough Green Snake Care Sheet

Rough Green Snake (Opheodrys aestivus)   Availability The rough green snake is readily available in the pet trade and unfortunately is one of the most exploited snakes in North America. rough green snakes are collected by the hundreds each year…

Pine Snake Care Sheet

Pine snake (Pituophis Spp.) Pine snakes are a smaller component of a larger group of American snakes belonging to the genus Pituophis. Of the actual pine snakes there are three species; the common pine snake (Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus), the Louisiana…