They’re not fuzzy, they’re not cuddly, and some of them have a habit of squeezing their meals to death before devouring them whole. In a word, snakes can be frightening. Many snake owners fall in love with the small creatures they see in the pet store but are unprepared to care for the adults. Here’s a guide to temporary care and housing for the slithery creatures who, despite their scary appearance, deserve compassion and respect.
"For Goodness’ Snake,"
ANIMAL SHELTERING: Vol. 2011
, Article 5.
Available at: https://animalstudiesrepository.org/animshel/vol2011/iss5/5