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Given the downright phobia many people of slithery, crawly, slimy things, it might be a bit surprising to learn that reptiles are a very popular pet, including domestic and exotic reptiles. Reptiles are popular for many reasons. First, objectively, many of them are quite beautiful and nice to look at. Second, reptiles are fascinating and worth studying. Third, they are very easy to care for and easy to feed. Some reptiles only eat once a week or just once a month, while others are happy to dine on flies and insects. That means that you do not have to worry about daily feeding. Also, you don’t have to clean up after them, though it is a good idea to regularly change and clean their tanks. Of course, despite the apparent ease of reptile ownership, it requires a good amount of research. You should look into what reptiles need to lead healthy, long lives. You should talk to other reptile owners. You should read books and websites dedicated to caring for snakes, lizards, and the like. You should never just jump into ownership of any animal or any pet without first doing a substantial amount of appropriate research.

There is actually a growing problem of people buying exotic snakes that they are utterly unqualified to care for. What they don’t realize is that ownership of such an animal can be very dangerous to themselves, to the animal, and to the environment outside of their home. Never get a reptile with the belief that you can just turn it lose if you are tired of taking care of it or incapable of taking care of it.

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