Interesting Facts about Ball Pythons

Ball Pythons have beautiful patterns on their body and are also calm in nature; therefore, people like to keep them as pets in their home. The Ball Pythons ownership costs depend totally on their type. For the pet owners who love to have a pet can go for this pet which is cute and adjustable in different areas easily. 

There are various cool and interesting facts about Ball Pythons that are shared here:

Another name of Ball pythons is Royal Pythons: The name “Royal” was given to the Ball Pythons because it is said that the African tribe leader wore them as their jewellery. Europeans, therefore, called Ball Pythons called them as Royal Pythons.

They curled into balls:  When Ball pythons are tensed or scared and try to defend themselves, they curl up like a ball. They roll up themselves tightly and secure tucking their head under their body. 

No Similarity: The pattern of two snakes is never the same. There are various patterns, colors and size of each Ball Pythons. The colours vary from brown or tan with dark circles, lighter colours mostly in yellow or white with a black circle-like shape. Individually all are different and also beautiful.

Life Span

An average life span of Ball Pythons is 30 years but can live up to 45 years. They can live longer as a pet. They don’t have to live the threatening life as they would have to live in a wild atmosphere. Python can be the best pets for long term bonding and friendship.

Best Pets:

Passive in nature the Ball pythons act as the favourite pet for the people who love to have a reptile as pets. They like to play with the owner to hide and seek. A ball python is not too big; therefore, do not require much space.

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