The word python might sound intimidating to new reptile keepers, but ball pythons are one of the most docile snakes in the world. Buffalo Reptiles carries a wide selection of ball pythons. As the smallest of the African pythons, they got their name because they will roll into a ball when they're scared.
In addition to being non-aggressive, ball pythons:
A ball python is one of the best snakes to keep if you plan to introduce children to reptiles. They're slow-moving and rarely bite, so a supervised child can learn a lot about reptile keeping from a ball python. They can sometimes go on feeding strikes that last for several months, so you may have to work with your animal to make sure he or she maintains a healthy weight. You should feed frozen-thawed rodents to prevent injury to your animal during feeding.
Visit Buffalo Reptiles soon to pick out your new ball python.