GMI Goes to the Zoo! – Ball Python

By Connor Ciecko

The world is full of wonderful (and sometimes weird) animals, and we’re on a mission to discover all of them! Tim Sullivan, Curator of Behavioral Husbandry at the Brookfield Zoo, had a chat with Connor Ciecko about the ball python.

These snakes are gentle and beautiful, and too often end up in a vivarium in someone’s house. Like many animals, they are best left and appreciated in their natural environments. Let’s learn a little bit about the ball python!