Clutch 17: Monarch x Yellowbelly Calico

Welllllllllllll…….. I’m not going to hold my breath. 8 eggs. 2 were slugs. The other 6 all had weak veins. Of course I will incubate the 6 with weak veins. However, it won’t surprise me to lose some or all of them during incubation. Why? My guess is it was the Monarch male being just a little too young to pull it off. The female is a proven girl who produced a very healthy clutch a year ago. C'est la vie.

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Clutch 15! Orange Dream Pied x het Pied ! 2 clutches in one day!

I tell ya’, I think there is something to hormone cycling in ball pythons. This girl, Fat Albert, ovulated a week after Millie, the Momma of Clutch 14. Yet they both laid today. 12 eggs. Also, Fat Albert is like 9 years old and was named Fat Albert way before the public (Me, anyways) knew what a douche Cosby turned out to be. But he doesn’t get to steal Fat Albert’s name away from her. Hey Hey Heeeeeey!

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Clutch 14: Orange Dream Pied x Het Pied

This is Millie! She spent her first 2 years of life living in my classroom as a classroom pet! She moved to my facility once she was big enough to be a momma. This is her second clutch and should produce Orange Dream Pieds, regular Pieds and hets! 9 eggs!

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Clutch 13 Lavender Albinos

The power of a het animal. This little girl only lays 4-5 eggs at a time. But in the past her babies have been absolutely stunning. You would never know it just looking at her.

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6th Clutch of 2019: TSK Snow x Axanthic Pied, possibly Super Orange Dream

My most anticipated clutch of the year take 2! TSK Snow x Axanthic Pied, possibly Super Orange Dream. 8 big eggs.

Best case scenario these will be : TSK Axanthic Orange Dreams double het Albino Pied.

At the very least the should be Orange Dream het Albino, het Pied, het TSK Axanthic and het unknown line of Axanthic.

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3rd clutch for 2019. Long Shot at Hi-Way Pieds!

The Dam is a Yellowbelly, Pastel, Possible GeneX, het Pied and the sire is Hi-way het Pied! Long shot at Hi-Way Pieds but it will be an amazing clutch any way you cut it- I should get some Hi-way and Ivory 66% het pieds, and maybe some Ivory and Hi-Way Pieds and who knows, I could get a Hi-Way, Pastel, GeneX Pied!!! 7 UGLY eggs but ugly eggs are way better than NO eggs!

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First clutch of 2019: 8 1/2 year old Female lays her very first clutch!!!

So ya’ know how everyone tells ya’ that your female ball python will lay some eggs when she hits 1500 grams or is 3 years old? This girl never read that manual. 8 1/2 years old! 1800grams post lay (I didn’t weigh her pre-ovulation). She has locked up with every breeder male pied I have had for the past 6 years. But nothing, every year she would go off feed and than go back on. Nary an egg in sight.

The last three locks were Bongo Cinnamon, so that is the best probability for a sire. In 60 days we will find out the answer! All the eggs had great veins. Nice!

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