Red tail boa ball

Asked August 3, 2016, 10:24 PM EDT

Can you breed a red tail boa with a ball python I know boas give live birth and balls lay eggs but is it possible or am I just wanting to Chase the impossible

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1 Response

Thank you for your question. I suppose it's possible, although highly unlikely, that they would breed if you kept them together, but it would not result in viable offspring. They're in different genera and different families.

Hope this answers your question, and thank you for using Ask an Expert.

Jim