This compact "manual" for the novice and advanced royal python enthusiast gives you the basic knowledge to keep royal pythons successful and grow . Over 100 color photos accompany the text. The book contains contributions from Ralph Davis (one of the world's most famous royal python breeders ) and Dr. A. van der Meijden .
The topics are as follows :
- General information about the royal python in its natural habitat
- The purchase of an animal Housing and Care
- Diseases and how to prevent them
- Detailed information on reproduction
- Genetics and genetic variation of King python- color mutations .
Chris van Kalken already has numerous publications to his name about keeping and breeding of various species of reptiles . For over 35 years he himself loves reptiles , especially snakes.