There are two versions of my care sheet here: the short one and the long one.
If you're considering getting a ball python as a pet, use the short version to
find out if these wonderful creatures are right for you (i.e., make sure you can take care of their
If you are seriously considering getting a ball python or have one already, then be sure to read the
longer version of my care sheet. I've tried to include as many details and nuances
about ball pythons as possible, though it is wise to consider multiple sources rather than focus on one.