It certainly looks as if they get pretty animated. I like the photo of it in his pocket.
Am a big fan of Herp of the Day, first off. And secondly, that face has some serious character to it. If you can say that of a snake, but still.
I definitely think you can say that of a snake. Glad you've like this series, I've got about half a dozen more to go. If you like these Antaresia, Eric may try breeding his pair this year, so I look forward to seeing lots of little baby spotteds.