Iowa State University Veterinarian Records, RS 22/6/0/9, University Archives, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University, http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/22-6-0-9.html
A foxsnake was presented to the ISU Small Animal Clinic with a spinal fracture. The fracture was immobilized using a tubular splint. Healing was complete at 12 weeks, and except for slight neurological deficits the snake recovered completely.
Dillberger, John E.
"Spinal Fracture in a Foxsnake: Case Report,"
Iowa State University Veterinarian: Vol. 41
, Article 7.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowastate_veterinarian/vol41/iss3/7