Vote for BP.Net for the 2013 Forum of the Year! Click here for more info.

» Site Navigation

» Home
 > FAQ

» Online Users: 397

13 members and 384 guests
Most users ever online was 3,642, 05-08-2016 at 08:50 AM.


» Today's Birthdays

» Stats

Members: 64,554
Threads: 239,032
Posts: 2,483,339
Top Poster: JLC (31,652)
Welcome to our newest member, ajiwarpani
Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Registered User
    Join Date
    01-06-2019
    Location
    LA
    Posts
    54
    Thanks
    69
    Thanked 16 Times in 12 Posts
    Images: 9

    Morph Insight/Questions!

    Hey guys! I adopted my beautiful girl, Nagini, recently! She's 3 years old and healthy and happy!

    I was trying to figure out what morph she is as her previous owner didn't tell me. Wasn't a breeder, just kept as pets. I am pretty sure she is a Pinstripe (please correct me if I'm wrong), but then I read somewhere that Pinstripes only have Black eyes. She has Green eyes, which I read is a Spider morph gene? What do you guys think? She could be mixed, perhaps? I'm sure it's probably almost impossible to tell without knowing her breeding (?).

    HOWEVER, my only concern was that I heard Spiders are notorious for neurological problems. She does not have a head wobble in the slightest or any difficulty striking while eating (she actually eats like a machine and seems completely adept at it). If she did have a touch of Spider, could these neurological issues come up later on? Or would they be present already? I just want to make sure she is safe!

    P.S. She is a little underweight, she was a bit underfed by last owner I think (never switched her to small rats), so I'm working on fattening her up, don't worry. And, she seems to think she is a hair accessory and likes to intertwine in my hair and perch like that, so I let her. I don't force her into any of these positions, she does it on her own (how cute!). During handling about once a week, I just stay perfectly still like a warm tree and let her do her thing so she can stretch and enjoy herself without letting her fall!

    Let me know what you think! Thank you!

    https://ball-pythons.net/gallery/fil...4/img_4647.jpg
    https://ball-pythons.net/gallery/fil...4/img_4627.jpg
    https://ball-pythons.net/gallery/fil...4/untitled.jpg

  2. #2
    BPnet Veteran Craiga 01453's Avatar
    Join Date
    01-27-2017
    Location
    MA, USA
    Posts
    8,151
    Thanks
    10,346
    Thanked 7,292 Times in 3,775 Posts
    I stink at morph ID, but green eyes are typical of pastels. I'm thinking pastel pinstripe. But, again, morph ID is far from my strong suit
    ...life is beautiful...

    1.0 Vanilla het Pied BP - Tyson
    1.0 Pastel Fader BP - Dembe
    1.0 California Kingsnake - Django
    1.0 Western Hognose - Cosmo
    1.0 Borneo Short Tail Python - Juice
    1.0 Anery Kenyan Sando Boa - Willow
    2.2 Ferrets - Baloo, Chloe, Johnny & June
    0.2 Cats - Simba & Nala

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to Craiga 01453 For This Useful Post:

    Hannahvh (01-28-2019)

  4. #3
    Sometimes It Hurts... PitOnTheProwl's Avatar
    Join Date
    11-21-2010
    Location
    San Antonio, TX
    Posts
    11,958
    Thanks
    6,137
    Thanked 6,837 Times in 4,197 Posts
    Images: 3
    Pinstripe

  5. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to PitOnTheProwl For This Useful Post:

    Craiga 01453 (01-27-2019),Hannahvh (01-28-2019),Lord Sorril (01-27-2019)

  6. #4
    Registered User Lord Sorril's Avatar
    Join Date
    03-05-2018
    Location
    Massachusetts - USA
    Posts
    477
    Thanks
    289
    Thanked 546 Times in 286 Posts
    Images: 45

    Re: Morph Insight/Questions!

    Most likely: Pinstripe
    Also possible: Spinner (due to low white on the sides barely visible in the photos)
    *.* TNTC

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to Lord Sorril For This Useful Post:

    Hannahvh (01-28-2019)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v4.2.1