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Ball python feeding question?

I plan on getting a baby ball python soon, I know they eat pinkies but I heard that once they reach adulthood they have to eat rats. Can't I just feed it multiple pinkies instead of giving it live rats? I don't want to feed it living rodents.

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It really depends on your snake
Some prefer live prey
Some like the pinkies or don't mind them
Yes sometimes they will move up to live feed but for now learn what your snake likes. If it snubs the pinkie then live prey it is.
Or rub it in between your hands to warm it up
They register heat to determine if it's living. Or try to move it around. Lol I know but you might have to!
Good luck! I had one. Mine got to big. v.v lol

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"had" one? What happened to it?
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Then don't get a simple as that. Also, if you choose to get snake, would suggest you feed it some where besides the cage you put it in. That way when you open cage to pull it out, it doesn't think you are feeding it and get your hand.

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I'm aware of how to handle reptiles thanks
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Welcome, just giving tip.
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Then you should know how to feed one.
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It didn't answer my question about pinkies. I have other reptiles, not snakes.
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