With the coming of spring and warmer weather conditions, snakes of many species are through hunkering down, making human encounters more likely.
Vermont’s snakes are generally harmless. Even timber rattlesnakes are extremely shy and nearly always try to hide or avoid an encounter with people
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Thursday that it has listed the eastern massasauga rattlesnake as a threatened species under the federal Endangered Species Act, stating that…..
An Oklahoma family uses a gun to shoot a 14 foot Python in their back yard. They feared the large snake could be a danger to small children.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources gets many questions this time of year about Michigan’s snakes. Michigan is home to 18 different species of snakes, 17 of which are harmless to humans.
Who would have thought that it would be illegal to defend children from a poisonous snake? This is where extreme gun restrictions have taken us.
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has completed an emergency restoration project at the Cosumnes River Preserve to help save a state and federal threatened species.
The Lake Erie watersnake has rebounded to the point that the USFWS is proposing to remove the snake from the list of federally endangered animals…