Depending on boa constrictors' species and size, they prey upon lizards, frogs, birds, rodents and medium-sized mammals, such as monkeys and pigs. Boa constrictors live in diverse habitats in Africa, Asia, the Pacific Is... More »

Adult boa constrictors can grow up to 13 feet long and weigh more than 100 pounds. These snakes are nocturnal, solitary animals that feed on a wide variety of mammals and lizards. Boa constrictors get their name from the... More » Pets & Animals Reptiles Snakes

Boa constrictors are native to Central and South America. They live in tropical regions, and although they are able to swim, they spend most of their time on dry land. Boa constrictors build their nests in hollow logs or... More » Pets & Animals Reptiles Snakes

Rat snakes are constrictors that eat rodents, birds, frogs, squirrels and bird eggs. They play an important role in many ecosystems by keeping the population of rodents at a constant, low level. More »

Gopher snakes' diet is mainly comprised of small mammals, including rabbits and rodents, but they may also eat other snakes and lizards, birds or eggs. Gopher snakes need sunlight and warmth to digest their food, which i... More » Pets & Animals Reptiles Snakes

The common diet of a rattlesnake includes rodents and other small mammals, lizards and birds. Rattlesnakes kill their prey by injecting venom into their victims through their two sharp fangs. More »

Pythons are carnivores and in the wild they can eat animals such as antelope, monkeys, rodents, lizards, birds and caimans. If a python's habitat is near a location where there is livestock, it will feed on these animals... More »