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.
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 top 5 most potentially dangerous non-venomous snakes.
What is scale rot? Scientifically it is known as necrotic dermatitis. Snakes, such as ball pythons, and other reptiles like bearded dragons, can get exposed and infected to bacteria in warm and too moist environments....
There's usually a big debate over frozen or live rodents. Personally, I prefer frozen, but I have a picky snake, which I'll explain later. First off, snakes aren't the only reptile who will munch on a mouse every now...
This hub features pictures, quick facts, venom facts and short summaries of 17 species of elapids. Elapids are the group containing cobras, mambas, sea snakes, kraits, death adders, and coral snakes.
Yes, snakes are vertebrate and they do have bones. The snake skeleton is highly specialised, they have many more vertebrae than other reptiles, and some have teeth that evolved into fangs.
Louisiana abounds with reptiles, including snakes. We have photographed and studied some of the snakes that live in southeastern Louisiana.
The coral snake is the most deadly snake in the United States. Coral snakes aren't aggressive though, and prefer to never bite people.
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...