Keeping venomous snakes

Snake Handling Equipment: HOTS 101 Part 2

By Allen Hunter Hello friends of the fanged ones, welcome to Pt.2 of Hots 101. This time I'll explain some of the tools and snake...

First Aid For Snake Bite: Prevention

This is intended to be the 'Prevention' part of any First Aid For Snake Bite Guide. The author takes no responsibility for the accuracy of...
snake bite first aid

Snake Bite First Aid: GUIDE

This is intended to be a Guide. Snake Bite First Aid The first thing is to remain calm. If you can identify the snake do so....
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...
Snake Charmers

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...
multiple sclerosis

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 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...


Animal Quiz: Can Lizards Make Sounds?

Test your Reptile knowledge with our basic Animal Quiz on Lizards. There are only 13 questions to challenge your mind, so just press "Start"...

Who is Your Favorite Lizard? Check the Poll!

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Take a few minutes to join our worldwide Lizard elections! Give your vote and help decide who's the most beloved lizard on the planet... //

King Cobra Snake goes Social, becomes Viral

King Cobra snake
Since breaking loose from his owner's home in Orlando, the runaway King Cobra snake has become a nationwide phenomena. First, it made almost every...


Cobra Sports Car

Cobra Sports Car: The Buyers Guide

 Are you sure you are up to a Cobra car? Before I delve into the tips and tricks of buying Cobra car – let...