Click here for LLL Reptile & Supply  
Click Here for Mobile Access - http://mobile.kingsnake.com
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
reptile events by zip code list an event
News & Events: Look for lizards crossing the road . . . . . . . . . .  Tortoise ribs evolved into shells . . . . . . . . . .  Why do snakes have two penises? . . . . . . . . . .  New fossil identifies largest known venomous snake . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Video of the Week: Got an Itch? . . . . . . . . . .  Croc killed by trappers receives special send off . . . . . . . . . .  Increased protection suggested for turtles . . . . . . . . . .  Killing herps within the letter of the law . . . . . . . . . .  DNA may take guess work out of diagnosing snake bites . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Video of the Week: Watching You! . . . . . . . . . .  What a difference a croak makes . . . . . . . . . .  Bearded dragon rescued from fire . . . . . . . . . .  Discovery Channel's new snake show makes us embarrassed to be human . . . . . . . . . .  One hundred years of incalculable loss . . . . . . . . . .  Egyptian sarcophagus fit for a snake . . . . . . . . . .  Repticon Raleigh - Nov 22-23, 2014 . . . . . . . . . .  Repticon Los Angeles - Nov 22-23, 2014 . . . . . . . . . .  Repticon Dallas - Nov 22-23, 2014 . . . . . . . . . .  NY Metro Reptile Expo - Nov 30, 2014 . . . . . . . . . .  Repticon Houston - Dec 06-07, 2014 . . . . . . . . . .  Repticon Baton Rouge - Dec 06-07, 2014 . . . . . . . . . .  Northwestern Berks Reptile Show - Dec 06, 2014 . . . . . . . . . .  Oklahoma Reptile Expo - Dec 07. 2014 . . . . . . . . . .  Hampton Roads Reptile Expo - Dec. 07, 2014 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiDay Winston-Salem - Dec 13, 2014 . . . . . . . . . . 
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn follow us on kingsnake connect

click to return to kingsnake.com index

The African House Snake (Lamprophis fuliginosus)

Captive Care and Reproduction

Welcome to the African House Snake Page. This page is intended as an internet resource for people interested in finding about the amazing African House Snake (Lamprophis fuliginosus).   Also, and more appropriately known as the Brown House Snake, these little colubrids may be the easiest species of snake to keep and breed in captivity.

  • Home

  • Natural History

  • Captive Care

  • Feeding

  • Breeding

  • Photo Gallery

  • References

  • WWW Resources

  • Choose from these links to navigate this site


    Chris Harrison

    Sponsored Link

    Zoo Med Excavator
    advertise here

    Herp Events

    Reptile and amphibian expos, symposiums, zoo and museum exhibitions and other educational events are great places to ask questions, get answers and network with other herp keepers.
    Upcoming Reptile and Amphibian Events:
    Submit a non-profit event - Purchase a commercial listing

    Photo Gallery

    Our gallery allows registered users to upload their favorite reptile and amphibian photos to the topic galleries and personal photos to the member galleries. Photos can be used on our forums, classifieds, and Connect, or shared with friends and family.

    more photos   upload a photo

    snakes
    lizards
    amphibians
    chelonians
    crocodilians
    venomous

    New/Updated

    Looking for a reptile or amphibian related business? A reptile store, breeder, importer, maunfacturer or supplier? Our business directory lists some of the most popluar herp businesses in the world.
    Locate a reptile or amphibian business by name:
    New
     - RepStylin
     - Cold Blooded Encounters
     - Captive Bred Excellence
     - Versus Creation
     - Saurian Farms
     - Geckos Galore
     - East Bay Vivarium
     - J.Worlds
     - Susquehanna Ectotherms
     - Sunshine Chameleons
    Updated
     - Reptile Industries, Inc.
     - CHD Cafe Press Store
     - Pets Plus
     - Reptile Super Show
     - ballpython777.com - Mark Pe...
     - Gaines Reptiles
     - Eden Reptiles
     - Captive Bred Excellence
     - Versus Creation
     - Reptiles By Mack
    list your business on kingsnake.com

    Connect

    kingsnake.com's Connect is a beta project being developed to let the herp community stay in touch with their friends and fellow hobbyists, keep each other up to date on legislative issues as they develop, and to build and strengthen the herp community network. Registered users of kingsnake.com can use it to share photos, links, information, alerts, updates and more.
    log in   find connections









    Video Gallery

    Check out these reptile and amphibian submitted by staff, volunteers, and users of the kingsnake.com community. Our system supports videos hosted on YouTube. If you have a favorite YouTube video, please submit it here.

    more videos       submit a video

    Site Tools

    Manage - manage your user and advertising accounts
    Register For A User Account Click Here
    Manage Your User Profile Click Here
    Reset Your Password Click Here
    Change Your Email Click Here
    Manage Your Banner Account/View Stats Click Here
    Manage Your Business Directory Listing Click Here
    Mark Your Business Directory Listing As Updated Click Here
    Manage Your Classified Account Click Here
    Post A Classified Advertisement Click Here
    Remove A Classified Advertisement Click Here
    Purchase - advertising and services purchase quick links
    Purchase a classified account$20.00-$85.00Click Here
    Renew a classified account$20.00-$85.00Click Here
    Upgrade to an enhanced classified$ variesClick Here
    Purchase a business directory listing$150 a yearClick Here
    Purchase a banner advertisement$ variesClick Here
    Purchase a standard event listing$100 a listingClick Here
    Pay an open invoice Click Here
    Contact the sales department Click Here
    Support - help, tips, & resources quick links
    Classified Account Terms Of Service Click Here
    Classified Help Click Here
    Classified Tips Click Here
    Classified Complaints Click Here
    Banner Ad Help Click Here
    DBA Search Click Here
    Business Name Registration Verification Click Here
    Are you registered? To advertise here using a business name you must have your legal business name registration verified. Click here for details on the program or to register your business FREE!

    Glossary