Floyd the Ball Python


Fun facts about Floyd:

  • The Ball Python gets its name from its habit of curling into a tight ball to protect its head when it feels threatened.
  • Ball Pythons are common pets because of their passive personalities.
  • They live longer than most snakes. One snake lived for 47 years at the Philadelphia Zoo!
  • The heat pits on the side of its mouth help it to locate warm-blooded prey in complete darkness!


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