Health & Behavior
Caduceus 1 : the symbolic staff of a herald; specifically: a representation
of a staff with two entwined snakes and two wings at the top.
This symbol is related to Hermes, messenger to the gods. It is said
Hermes put his staff between 2 fighting snakes. The snakes represent wisdom and
knowledge, or art and science, and this symbol is used by the animal and human
It is a beautiful symbol, the
winged power of Hermes steed, Pegasus, and the necessarily entwined wisdom and
knowledge, merged together.
Your ability to care for
your reptile pet also requires your wisdom and knowledge: a commitment to
learning about the specie, providing nutritious foods or various otc
, a proper habitat, and observing the normal behavior of
your pet. If you know how to take care of your reptile and know how he or she
acts when healthy, you'll be better equipped to spot different behavior in your
pet. If you can spot the signs of illness, you and your veterinarian can treat