Ball Python Diseases & General Health Info

Has your ball python stopped eating? Are you worried about ball python diseases? Welcome to ReptiFiles’ table of contents for all things ball python health. Click on any topic to learn more.

If you’re looking for a reptile veterinarian near you, I recommend reading ReptiFiles’ article, Finding the Reptile Vet of Your Dreams, and checking out’s Find a Vet tool.

Disclaimer: I am not a reptile veterinarian nor a reptile health expert. The contents of these pages are to be used as guidelines, not professional medical advice. If you have an emergency, call an ARAV-certified reptile veterinarian immediately.



Inclusion Body Disease (IBD)

Loss of Appetite


Respiratory Infection