Dark Cloud Reptiles
**most snakes will be posted in list form on our Facebook page before they hit here, so make sure and like us if you want to know what's coming before the masses!**
We have had ball pythons since the early 90's. We currently work with a lot morphs, but focus on clown and puzzle, yellow belly (highway, superstripe and multi combos), and bright morphs. We pride ourselves in quality animals above all. We also work with a variety of other animals. We vend most of the Southern California shows including Reptile Super Show in San Diego and Pomona, N.A.R.B.C., Sacramento, and Repticon. Myself (619) 549-0347, Michael (619) 454-3167 or Ivan (619) 370-5733 will respond as soon as we can to all inquiries
- Store Policy
We do not accept deposits to hold animals unless they are on a payment plan contract. We will gladly offer a discount on multiple animals purchased.
Our basic payment plans are;
Animals in value of $300 or higher we require a 33% non-refundable down payment, followed by 2 equal payments in the following month.
Animals $500 or higher 33% non-refundable down payment,followed by 2 equal monthly payments.
Shorter payment plans are welcomed, see below for information needed to start a payment plan. We do not hold animals without payment but will gladly hold animals with partial or fully paid animals until you are ready for us to ship. Animals are shipped only when fully paid.
All animals are sold on first come first served basis and will not be considered sold until payment is made .
We accept payment via PayPal, money order, cashier's check or personal check. We require personal checks to clear the bank before payment is considered complete (up to 2 weeks).
Please include the following information when purchasing:
The Snake ID Number and morph name
Your full name
Your telephone number
Your email address
Our animals are primarily fed live rats, but readily take frozen thawed. Animals with specific feeding requirements will be noted. We do not offer ASFs ever. Animals pictured in the ad are the exact animal for sale.
We ship Monday through Wednesday for Tuesday through Thursday arrival. We will not ship later than Wednesday or during adverse weather for the safety of the animal. For our first time customers using PayPal, we will only ship to the closest hub due to charge backs. We will NOT Ship when temps drop below 32 degrees anywhere en route from us to you or above 90 degrees.
For a free shipping quote, log onto https://shipyourreptiles.com/ and click on "Get a free quote". Enter the dimensions 12 by 9 by 6 and 5lbs from zip code 91911 to your zip code. This is an estimate only, and shipping will vary depending upon box size. WE DO NOT MARK UP SHIPPING. All animals are shipped Priority Overnight and generally arrive by 10:30am, remote locations may have later arrival times.
We aim to provide each customer with a quality and healthy animal. To that end we offer the following policies .
***Live arrival guarantee*** If you are there to receive the package. We will not ship until we have agreed on a delivery date and times. It is the purchaser's responsibility to be there to receive the package on the first delivery attempt or our live delivery guarantee is void.
***24hr satisfaction guarantee***Our animal arrives as represented and matches the photos. If you decide you just don't like the animal, but matches all the pictures, refund of animal minus shipping costs both ways and fee's.
***30 day health guarantee*** If your animal has a health related problem within 30 days. Contact us first to the discuss problem. Any health related health concerns must be sent/received within 48 hours of delivery. Any health issues due to buyer's husbandry (dehydrated, starved, burned, bitten, dropped, impacted, etc.) voids the guarantee. If, for some reason we are at fault, we will explore options for treatment, replacement, or refund.
***genetics*** All snakes are listed as to what we see. We get opinions of others if debatable. With so many genes and never before seen combos, it is hard to be 100% until bred. Unless specified in the deal about a certain gene, all sales are both parties presuming the genes are present.
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