Western Hognose Snakes (Heterodon nasicus)

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SCIENTIFIC NAME: Heterodon nasicus


DESCRIPTION: We have a great selection of CB Western Hognose Snakes for Sale. These are beautiful hognose snakes due to their unique coloration and body shape. One of the most unique characteristics of hognose snakes is their ability to play dead. Most of our hognose snakes are bred here in house.

DIET: Live or frozen thawed pinky mice. Frozen Thawed Pinkies are available in our Food and Feeders Section.

HABITAT: Provide a substrate of aspen or wood mulch at least 1” deep. A small, heavy bowl of fresh water and shelter, such as a hollow log or concave rock or plastic “cave” are the three essential pieces of cage furniture. A branch for climbing may be appreciated. These products are available in our Reptile Supplies Section. Temperature range can vary from upper 60s (night) to upper 80s (day).

ORIGIN: Western U. S. and Mexico