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Brown Snakes Make Different Venoms Across Their Lifetime

Tuesday, September 19, 2017


Creepy Crawly Cargo Caught Out

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
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Fears of a 'Plague of Snakes' Biting Pets and the Elderly in Australia

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Experts have warned of a sudden increase in pets being bitten by venomous snakes across the country. A "plague" of snakes in Australia has seen a spike in humans and pets suffering bites across the country. Read More...


A Guide to Australian Snakes in Captivity, Elapids and Colubrids - Book Review

Saturday, November 10, 2012

In recent years, there have been a number of publications on the care and husbandry of Australian reptiles. With few exceptions, these have focused primarily on pythons and lizards, with very little attention paid to other Australian snake families. Until now, husbandry and breeding information on the elapid and colubrid snake families had to be sought from discussions among herpers, isolated articles in journals or magazines or carefully, and often unreliably, deduced from various online forums. However, a newly published book in a series released by Reptile Publications has aimed to close this knowledge gap.  Read More...


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