There are ways for humans and venomous snakes to live in harmony. We are, after all, moving into their habitat and not the other way around. Rapid development and habitat loss forces snakes closer to human dwellings. Should you find a snake (venomous or non) near your home and, for whatever reason, you’d like itRead More
Ratsnakes and Racers are pretty widely distributed across the US. The two look similar and are easy to confuse. They are both harmless snakes, and both love to eat rodents (among other things), offering free pest control to your yard and home. Both species can grow quite large, where adults can average 4 feet, someRead More
There are currently 21 recognized species & subspecies of this wide-spread, North American native snake. Often confused with Agkistrodon sp. (Cottonmouths) due to its heavy body and sometimes flattened head. Here we will define each of the 21 species.