Anacondas are huge snakes belonging to the Boa family and are also known as Water Boa. The name suits them well, since they are the most aquatic of the Boas, and live in or near swamps and back river systems. They are also found in tropical...
What does it mean for a snake to be front-fanged or rear-fanged? This not only refers to the placement of the fangs, themselves, but a number of other factors, including dentition. Front-fanged snakes have less teeth in fewer places than rear-fanged snakes due to their lack of a need to hold on...
A guide for ball python owners and potential owners with care information, tips, and suggestions for the pet python.
An article about bull snakes.
An alarming new strain of super-toxic venom has been reported in California. Ordinarily this neurotoxic venom has only been associated with the Mojave Green rattlesnake, a snake usually found in desert and high desert terrain. According to Richard...
The three most dangerous venomous snakes in India: the king cobra, the Indian krait, and Russell's viper.
Rat snakes are very harmless non aggressive snakes that serve us all by hunting and eating rodents. The only problems humans encounter with rat snakes is in the cases when they raise chickens.
This is a Hub about my personal encounters with venomous snakes. Stories of my children and pets encountering snakes also.
A hide box of some type is a must for a ball python. This will give the snake a place to rest and will provide it with the feeling of security that it needs to thrive.
Looking for snakes in my backyard. And Finding Toads, Turtles and Salamanders too!