FEATURE: Beautiful But Deadly Creatures Both Kill And Cure

Written By Maggie Fox, Health and Science Correspondent NEW YORK (Reuters) - The tiny red-and-yellow striped frog looked harmless enough but just a single touch...
Cobra Taxonomy

Types of Cobras: The Secret List

Cobra scientific classifications There are dozens of types of cobras around the world, from the Indian Spectacled Cobra, Chinese Cobra, or the Philippine Cobra in...
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Keeping Reptiles: Can You Keep Cobras?

Keeping reptiles is a challenging task, but rewarding as well. For those readers wondering, here's a little more info on my two friends: Cleo, the...
Transporting Venomous Snakes

Transporting a Snake That is Venomous

HOTS 101: Part 3 By Allen Hunter After the first two articles on rules and tools, I felt that this article should address transporting a snake...
Keeping Venomous Snakes

Handling Snakes That Are Venomous

John Klein NOTE: The following posts are a very informative series about handling snakes that are venomous, written by an online friend and extremely knowledgeable hot...
Indian Cobra

The Cobra Snake: Fun Facts

You might already know that Cobra is the common name for the notorious members of the family of venomous snakes, Elapidae, known for their...
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Multiple Sclerosis: Snake Venom Treatment

This is intended to be an information guide—competent medical attention should always be sought! Snakebite Treatment for Medical Professionals is discussed here.  I receive many e-mails...
King Cobra

POISONOUS VENOM IS WHAT THIS GUY NEEDS

"Poisonous Venom May Be Just What Doctor Ordered", Says Octogenarian By Tom Wells, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PUNTA GORDA, Fla. -- Bill Haast slid back the top...
Snakebite Symptoms

Information and Treatment for Snake Bite

0.0 OVERVIEW 0.2 CLINICAL EFFECTS 0.2.1 SUMMARY A. EDEMA: (1) In most cases, almost immediate SWELLING and EDEMA appear. Swelling is usually seen around the injured area within...
World Map

The King Cobra Habitat – Where Will You Find Him?

The King Cobra can be found across the Indian Subcontinent, Southeast Asia, as well as the southern areas of East Asia, and in islands...