Reptile Ravings


 Pythons as Pets

Monday, July 29, 2013

Reptile enthusiast Adam Elliott has kept pythons for so long that he can't remember why he has such a deep admiration for them. He fell in love with reptiles as a young boy and has since collected more than 200—half of them pythons and other snakes.

His parents hoped he would forget about snakes as he got older (terrified of times he would come home with venomous snakes!), but he never did, instead burying his head deeper into books and magazines and watching documentaries about them. 

Currently, Adam works as an animal keeper at the Melbourne Museum and is writing A Guide to Australian Pythons in Captivity to be published by Reptile Publications, an affiliate of ABK Publications.

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