Elegant Pit Viper for Sale


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Elegant Pit Viper for Sale

Looking for an Elegant Pit Viper pair? Check out what we have to offer:

  • Species: Protobothrops elegans
  • Origin: Captive bred
  • Sex: Male and Female Pair
  • Size: Approximately 3 – 3.5 feet in length
  • Adult Size: Adults can grow to approximately 4 – 5 feet
  • Diet: Feeding on frozen thawed or live small rats

Habitat, Behavior, and Temperament

  • Habitat: Native to the islands of Japan, Elegant Pit Vipers prefer forested areas with dense vegetation and rocky terrain. They are often found in mountainous regions.
  • Behavior: Elegant Pit Vipers are mainly nocturnal hunters, preferring to ambush prey from a concealed location. They are generally solitary and secretive snakes.
  • Temperament: These vipers possess highly toxic venom, making them unsuitable for handling. They are typically shy and will avoid confrontation if possible.


  • Enclosure: Provide a spacious enclosure with hiding spots, branches, and foliage to mimic their natural habitat. Maintain temperatures between 75°F and 85°F with a humidity level of around 60-80%.
  • Diet: Offer appropriately sized frozen thawed or live small rats as their primary food source.
  • Handling: Due to their venomous nature, minimal handling is recommended. Elegant Pit Vipers are best observed from a distance to ensure safety.

Why Buy from Us?

  • Quality Pair: Our Elegant Pit Viper pair is carefully selected and paired for genetic diversity, ensuring the health and vitality of future offspring.
  • Captive Bred: We offer captive-bred vipers, guaranteeing they are free from wild-caught parasites and diseases.
  • Expertise: With years of experience in reptile husbandry, we provide expert care and guidance to ensure the health and well-being of our snakes.
  • Legal Compliance: We adhere to all legal regulations regarding the sale and ownership of venomous reptiles, providing a safe and legal transaction.
  • Longevity: Elegant Pit Vipers can live anywhere from 12 to 18+ years in captivity, offering years of enjoyment to dedicated reptile enthusiasts.


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