Which Gender Makes The Better Pet?

Which gender of Ball Python has a better personality?

Male
3
15%
Female
4
20%
Both
13
65%
 
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Which Gender Makes The Better Pet?

Postby AshSmulian » Mon Sep 01, 2014 9:35 pm

Thought this would be interesting (:
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Re: Which Gender Makes The Better Pet?

Postby Mr Venom » Tue Sep 02, 2014 9:32 pm

I've had Royal males either being sweet as a puppy or mean as the devil, same for a few females that I've had/worked with. It doesn't depend on the sex, nor the species, but the individual snake itself.
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Re: Which Gender Makes The Better Pet?

Postby Ruan Stander » Tue Sep 02, 2014 11:33 pm

If you look at it from another angle; males are quite notorious for going through long periods of fasting if I'm not mistaken. I don't know if females really go through that ?
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Re: Which Gender Makes The Better Pet?

Postby Bushviper » Wed Sep 03, 2014 12:18 pm

If you just want a pet it makes far more sense to buy a male. Males are much cheaper and even morphs are not that expensive compared to females. I have had males and females become aggressive (especially albinos, I hate those) however that is not the norm. You can quite easily find a sub adult or even an adult male and then you will be able to see the temperament.
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Re: Which Gender Makes The Better Pet?

Postby fires » Wed Sep 03, 2014 2:24 pm

I have a female that was a sweet baby till i tried to start feeding her frozen thawed instead of life. From thereon she is as mean as can be she literally strike at you every chance she gets.
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