red tail boa on a white floor
Red tail boas are named, clearly, for the color of their red tail.
closeup of red tail boa (common boa)
Red tail boas are native to Brazil.
salmon columbian red tailed boa on white background and curled up
Red tail boas are common pets for those looking for a snake to love.
closeup of red tail boa with tongue out
Red tail boas are not venomous.
red tail boa hanging from tree
Red tail boas can measure up to 13 feet.
The red tail boa's scientific name is the more commonly heard boa constrictor.