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Environmental enrichment has been found to significantly influence the cognitive abilities of a variety of mammalian and avian species, with effects ranging from positive to negative, however, these effects have been little studied in reptiles. This is problematic given their popularity as pets and ...

Author(s)
Nagabaskaran, G.; Burman, O. H. P.; Hoehfurtner, T.; Wilkinson, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2021, 237,
Abstract

Diet options for captive snakes are limited at the commercial level. Sausage diets can be developed that allow for the use of alternative protein sources (e.g., insect based) and address issues related to the feeder mice industry (e.g., expense, calorie dense, injuries from live prey, and...

Author(s)
Boykin, K. L.; Butler-Perez, K.; Buck, C. Q.; Peters, J. W.; Mitchell, M. A.
Publisher
Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians, Chester Heights, USA
Citation
Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery, 2020, 30, 3, pp 129-136
Abstract

Background: Kalicephalus is a gastrointestinal hookworm that has been previously reported in Colubrid species. It is primarily found in the small intestine, but can also be found in the esophagus. Case description: Four juvenile corn snakes (Pantherophis guttatus) were acquired from an online...

Author(s)
Matt, C. L.; Nagamori, Y.; Stayton, E.; Brandão, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine, 2020, 34, pp 62-66
Abstract

Introduction: Corn snakes are a very common pet reptile species, yet there is an absence of evidence-based literature standardising collection of ECG or detailing ECG deflection morphology in the normal animal. The authors describe a well-tolerated, reproducible technique and detail the cardiac...

Author(s)
Lewis, M.; Bouvard, J.; Eatwell, K.; Culshaw, G.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2020, 186, 19, pp e29-e29
Abstract

Objective: To present the results of clinical, surgical, and histopathologic procedures and how these were compared with the initial presumptive clinical diagnosis in a corn snake (Pantherophis guttatus) presenting with subspectacular fluid opacity; and to improve upon currently established...

Author(s)
Cleymaet, A. M.; Ehrhart, E. J.; Sadar, M. J.; Johnston, M.; Wotman, K.; Henriksen, M. de L.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Veterinary Ophthalmology, 2020, 23, 4, pp 754-759
Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To measure immunologic responses of snakes after experimentally induced infection with ferlaviruses. ANIMALS: 42 adult corn snakes (Pantherophis guttatus) of both sexes. PROCEDURES: Snakes were inoculated intratracheally with genogroup A (n=12), B (12), or C (12) ferlavirus (infected...

Author(s)
Neul, A.; Schrödl, W.; Marschang, R. E.; Bjick, T.; Truyen, U.; Buttlar, H. von; Pees, M.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
American Journal of Veterinary Research, 2017, 78, 4, pp 482-494
Abstract

This study focuses on the method for sperm extraction and artificial insemination in snakes. Ten adult healthy snakes (4.6) were included in the study (Pantherophis guttatus 1.3; Hydrodynastes gigas 1.1; Corallus hortulanus 1.1; and Sanzinia madagascariesis 1.1). Massage of the ventral aspect of...

Author(s)
Oliveri, M.; Bartoskova, A.; Spadola, F.; Morici, M.; Giuseppe, M. di; Knotek, Z.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine, 2018, 27, 2, pp 75-80
Abstract

This case series describes arteriosclerosis and arteritis with secondary rupture and exsanguination in 2 colubrid snakes, a 3-year-old female Okeetee morph corn snake (Pantherophis guttatus guttatus) and a 14-year-old female Sinaloan milk snake (Lampropeltis triangulum sinaloae). The cases...

Author(s)
Zellar, A. K.; Klaphake, E.; Han ShuShan
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine, 2019, 28, pp 173-179
Abstract

Cutaneous and subcutaneous soft tissue tumours have been rarely described in detail in snakes. Several malignant entities show strikingly similar histological patterns and therefore the term soft tissue sarcoma (STS) has become a standard histopathological diagnosis. The present study characterizes ...

Author(s)
Dietz, J.; Heckers, K. O.; Aupperle, H.; Pees, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Comparative Pathology, 2016, 155, 1, pp 76-87
Abstract

Background: Inclusion body disease (IBD) is a disease of snakes with a global distribution and has recently been shown to be caused by reptarenaviruses. Testing for this group of viruses in asymptomatic snakes allows the association between infection and disease to be further elucidated. Methods: A ...

Author(s)
Hyndman, T. H.; Marschang, R. E.; Bruce, M.; Clark, P.; Vitali, S. D.
Publisher
Wiley, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Australian Veterinary Journal, 2019, 97, 4, pp 93-102

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