My ball python is almost a year old, so she is a baby still, well she has mites and I can’t seem to get rid of them does anyone have tips on a good way to get rid of mites for a ball python? Thanks!
Hi and welcome
Have a read of this discussion.
Hello, here is another post with some tips. I used the “Dawn” dish soap soak method mentioned in 1 comment and then used the reptile spray below and it cleared them right up.
Natural Chemistry Reptile Mite Spray, 8-Ounce Amazon.com
Hello Joshua and welcome to the community! So sorry you are having that dreaded mite problem! A thread has been posted that has a lot of great advice for mite eradicating!
Hope you are able to get rid of them quickly! Keep us updated and don’t hesitate to ask questions!
The other thing I know some people have used besides a total cleanout and mite spray (Handle with extreme care) is Predatory taurus mites to combat the snake mites. They get mentioned in that linked thread up there.
Wishing you the best of luck- mites are everyone’s nightmare.
Give this a read through and you’ll be equipped to handle the situation.