Can you tell the difference between a rat snake, also called a chicken snake and a poisonous copperhead? Get details and images in this article.
Louisiana abounds with reptiles, including snakes. We have photographed and studied some of the snakes that live in southeastern Louisiana.
An article about the Southern Copperhead.
Photos and information about turtles, tortoises and terrapins that inhabit Louisiana as well as links to books and turtle products can be found here.
Here you'll find all the information you could ever want about keeping and taking care of a Ball Python. Ball Pythons are one of the easiest to care for snakes there are.
Recently, the fossils of the biggest snake that has ever lived were uncovered in South America. The snake, known as Titanoboa was so large that it made the monstrous pythons and anacondas of today look like worms.
Rat snakes are non-venomous reptiles that are good climbers and eat rodents and other vermin. They are found all over Louisiana.
How likely are you to be bitten by an alligator? What state has the most bites? List of states that allow alligator hunting.
How to make your own snake catcher at little or no cost. Allows you to capture snakes without harming them or yourself. Includes a video of the author using a home-made snake catcher to snare a canebrake rattlesnake.
The King snake is the KING of snakes in most every domain or region in which they live, and what that means is that they EAT other snakes, and other things that we humans tend to find undesirable, especially high on the...