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    Is she stargazing?

    I have had this girl for about a year now, and I have noticed that at night, sometimes she partially turns upside down in the air, or tilts her head up. She is a normal, so she shouldn't have any genetic problems, and sometimes this goes on for hours. Is she just being curious, or is it the dreaded stargaze? This is the first time I have managed to take a photo of it, what do you think?

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    It's really hard to tell with just pics. A video would be easier to tell. Truthfully though it just sounds like exploring to me. Mine do the same thing at night.

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    My purple passion does the same thing and itís just him being curious, my other ball doesnít do that at all. They are total opposites

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    Re: Is she stargazing?

    Quote Originally Posted by cletus View Post
    It's really hard to tell with just pics. A video would be easier to tell. Truthfully though it just sounds like exploring to me. Mine do the same thing at night.
    Thanks, maybe I'll be able to get a video of it soon.

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    Re: Is she stargazing?

    Quote Originally Posted by Danger noodles View Post
    My purple passion does the same thing and itís just him being curious, my other ball doesnít do that at all. They are total opposites
    This makes me feel a bit better. Honestly I wasn't that worried, I just thought it was strange, I hadn't heard of any other bp's doing this sort of 'exploring' before.

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    Re: Is she stargazing?

    my boy kind of does that sometimes too so I don't think it's anything to worry about

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    What is the dreaded stargaze?

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    Re: Is she stargazing?

    Quote Originally Posted by MR Snakes View Post
    What is the dreaded stargaze?

    Don't quote me on this, But its a neurological issue common with Spider morphs if I recall the tidbits.

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    Re: Is she stargazing?

    Quote Originally Posted by MR Snakes View Post
    What is the dreaded stargaze?
    It's a symptom of IBD which is a disease that affects pythons and boas.

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    Re: Is she stargazing?

    Quote Originally Posted by VereMyth View Post
    Don't quote me on this, But its a neurological issue common with Spider morphs if I recall the tidbits.
    That is right, but it is also a symptom of IBD.

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