Snake Habitat
Fact about sea snake habitat
Snakes are found all over the world, except for the continent of Antarctica and a few other regions, such as Ireland, Bermuda, etc. If it is difficult to demarcate their natural habitat, it is because of the vastness of their...
Interesting Facts about the Texas Rat Snake
Fact about the Texas rat snake
A very striking snake, the Texas rat snake is found in a variety of colors and patterns. This Buzzle article brings some very interesting facts about this nonvenomous snake.
Bullsnake Facts
A compilation of some interesting facts about the bullsnake, a gopher snake sub-species, widely-known for its amazing ability of impersonating the rattlesnake when threatened.
Most Aggressive Snake
Which is the most aggressive snake in the world? Is it the large black mamba or the small carpet viper? Let's find out...
Water Moccasin Snake
Water moccasin snake has a vertical eye pupil
The water moccasin snake is one of the most venomous snakes in the North America. This article provides important information on these snakes, like identifying it with pictures and the snake's bite and treatment.
Yellow Rat Snake
As intimidating as the yellow rat snake might look, it is as harmless as a rope. But if cornered, it may deliver repeated painful bites in defense. Fortunately, this reptile is a non-venomous constrictor.
King Snake Facts
Segregating facts from fiction, the following king snake facts give you a real deal on the world of reptiles. While some may startle you, some may just kick your terror of snakes up a notch. Read up on.
Big Snakes
Species belonging to the family of anaconda, boa and python are considered as some of the biggest snakes in the world. Here are pictures and information on all big snakes.
How to Identify Venomous Snakes in Florida
Know how to identify venomous snakes in Florida with the help of some basic characteristics of these cold-blooded creatures of the wild.
Tips to Get Rid of Garter Snakes
A garter snake moving around in a beautiful garden or lawn is a scary experience for anyone. When you see it, the first thing that you'd want to do is get rid of it as soon as possible. Let's see how...
Types of Poisonous Snakes
Let us take a tour of the types of poisonous snakes that trod upon the Earth. Also get to see some pictures of some of the fearsome venomous snakes in the world.
How to Identify a Copperhead Snake
If you live anywhere between Connecticut to Kansas and Florida to western Texas, you might just bump into a Copperhead snake. Here are few ways to identify one.
Florida Banded Water Snake
Florida shelters numerous species of venomous and non-venomous snakes. However, the Florida banded water snake is one of the banded snake water species which is often seen crawling in the water as well as on land. Find out all...
Types of Pet Snakes
Contemplating the idea of going for an exotic pet? Here's a short write-up on different types of pet snakes that you might be interested in. The information on choosing and handling pet snakes that has been provided here will be of...
Pacific Gopher Snake Care
A Pacific Gopher Snake care guide is what you need to go through if you intend to keep this species as a pet. As fascinating as it may sound, keeping snakes as pets is not an easy task - especially because these reptiles demand a...
Information about Snakes
Snake fact about sleeping with their eyes open
One of the most feared animals on earth, snake is actually a useful creature for humans rather than being dangerous. Information about snakes presented in the article should help the readers in finding some interesting facts.
Milk Snake Facts
Scientifically known as Lampropeltis triangulum, the milk snake hails from the family of king snakes and it comprises 25 subspecies.
Snakes of Florida
In this particular article, we shed light on some of the most common species of snakes found in Florida. The state has much more to offer besides the introduced species like Burmese pythons and Boa constrictors.
What Do Snakes Eat?
The diet of snakes depends on various factors, like their size, type, season, and habitat. This article provides a brief overview about the food and feeding habits of snakes.
Largest Snake in the World
It is difficult to determine which is the largest snake in the world. Anacondas and pythons are said to be the two candidates for it. This article provides some more details.
Two-headed Snake
The theory of a two-headed snake seems to be more of a myth than reality, but evidence speaks of a different story. These creatures really do exist and make for a very captivating study. Read on...
Black Mamba Snake
It's one fast, nervous, highly aggressive, and lethally venomous serpent, and is also reputed as one of the world's deadliest snakes. This cold blooded crawler is none other than the black mamba.
How to Keep Snakes Away
Many people would like to know how to keep snakes away from their property and family, the solution is fairly simple. Keep your yard clean and get pest control done to get rid of rats from your property.
Garter Snakes as Pets
If garter snakes have become so popular as pets of late, it is mainly because of two factors: (i) low maintenance involved and (ii) their calm temperament.
Inland Taipan
The inland taipan can give cobras and rattlesnakes a run for their money. If you have not heard about this species as yet, it's only because of its restricted range.
Corn Snakes as Pets
Snakes! The very sight can make you squirm with disgust. But did you know that corn snakes are actually quite fun as pets! Here's more about these exotic pets.
Flying Snakes of Southeast Asia
Snakes that fly! No, we are not discussing Greek mythology here. Flying snakes do exist in the 'real' world, but very few people are aware of their existence.
Green Mamba Snake
Before we begin with the facts, there is one thing that needs to be cleared. The term 'green mamba' may refer to one of the two different species of mamba, the eastern green mamba and western green mamba.
Cottonmouth Snake Facts
Cottonmouth snakes are large and venomous snakes which are found in aquatic areas. This article will provide you with important facts on these snakes.
Deadliest Snakes in the World
Sleek, shiny, and scary, armed with enough venom to take down an army; meet the deadliest serpents of the world. Here are the snakes that you should pray not to cross paths with.
Yellow Snake
The yellow snake, or the Jamaican boa, as the name suggests is a native of Jamaica. It is a benign and beneficial snake, whose numbers are declining rapidly due to human interference.
Snakes as Pets
Do reptiles intrigue you? Are you dying to have snakes as pets? Here is your online guide to pet snakes and their care.
Most Venomous Snakes in the World
There are several species of venomous snakes spread throughout the world. This article provides some interesting information about the most venomous snakes in the entire world.
Garter Snake
The garter snake is a common species of non-venomous snake found in the US, Central America, Mexico, and southern Canada. This article lists some more facts about this reptile.
Corn Snake
The corn snake is a North American constrictor species which majorly eats rats. This article provides some more information on this creature.
Facts About Snakes
Fact about black mamba snake
There's a lot more to snakes than most of us know. They are as intriguing as they are scary. An insight into the world of these fascinating reptiles proves why.
How to Get Rid of Snakes
Fact about snakes
Though the very thought of a snake's presence can be quite terrifying, you needn't be afraid as all the snakes are not venomous. Did you know? Of the 3,000 species of snakes in the world, only around 600 are venomous, like the Krait...
Snake Identification by Characteristics
Snake identification
Identifying snakes is a useful procedure, but it can be tricky. In reality, on a global average, snakes kill much less people in a year than those that are killed in vehicular accidents. Given a way out, snakes prefer slithering...
Biggest Snake in the World
Longest snake in captivity
Nature outdoes itself at times to create masterpieces of gigantic proportions. Among the league of giants in her hall of fame, the biggest or more precisely, the longest snake in the world in captivity is a reticulated python,...
Top 10 Deadliest Snakes
Puff adder is one of the deadliest snakes
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), approximately 5 million people get bitten by snakes every year, all across the globe. Out of these, almost 2.4 million snakebites are poisonous, among which 94,000 to 125,000 are...
Identifying Poisonous Snakes
Way to identify poisonous snakes
The word 'snake' conjures up in most minds images of a dangerous, toxin-spewing creature slithering about in dark dungeons, possibly enjoying a game of poker with Messieurs Krueger, Myers and Voorhees. The reality, however, is...
Tips to Identify a Garter (Garden) Snake
Garter (garden) snake has a two-toned tongue
There are around 35 species of garter snakes that belong to the genus Thamnophis in the family Colubridae. Garter snakes are found in almost all parts of North America. Most of the garter species are colorful and non-venomous....
Interesting Facts About Blue Racer Snakes
Fact about blue racer snakes
The blue racer snake is found in many parts of the United States, and a limited area of Canada. Buzzle features some must-know blue racer snake facts.
Snake Eggs: Facts and Identification Tips
Fact about snake eggs
Snake eggs can be identified by their leathery texture and oblong shape. Here, we shall provide you with the identification tips for snake eggs and some interesting facts about them.
Interesting Facts About the African Bush Viper
Fact about the African bush viper
An African bush viper is a rough-scaled, highly venomous viper. It is an arboreal (living on the tree) viper that prefers rainforests due to the fact that it gets covered by several flowering bushes.
How to Identify and Clean Snake Droppings
Identifying snake droppings
Reptile scat can cause quite a few health risks and the need to cleanse one's surroundings from this menace is very important. Buzzle gives information on how to identify and clean snake droppings.
Information About the Red Racer Snake
Fact about red racer snake
Red coachwhip, which is also known as the red racer snake, is one of the subspecies of coachwhip snakes. Buzzle provides information about the red racer snake, focusing on its habitat, physical characteristics, and diet.
Everything You Need to Know About Ribbon Snakes
Habitat of ribbon snakes
Ribbon snakes are a class of garter snakes, and are common in the United States. They are also popular as pets.
Facts About the Eastern Worm Snake
Fact about the Eastern worm snake
Eastern worm snake is a small, brown, non-venomous snake. Its appearance is very similar to an earthworm. Buzzle will help you identify it and provide information about its habitat, feeding habits, and other life cycle facts.
Facts About Stiletto Snakes
Fact about stiletto snakes
It is a well-known fact that almost all predatory animals have to open their mouth to kill or stab their prey. But there are certain species of snake which can attack their prey with their mouth closed. This Buzzle article sheds...
Interesting Facts About Ring-necked Snakes
Fact about ring-necked snakes
From 'Anaconda' to 'Snakes on a Plane', the popularity of such serpent-centered movies is a testament to the growing interest of the public in the elusive lives and habits of snakes. Buzzle presents various facts and information...
List of Nonvenomous Snakes with Pictures
Nonvenomous snakes
Snakes are universally feared and loathed as poisonous and deadly beasts. However, most people don't know that most of them are, in fact, nonvenomous. Here's more about some nonvenomous snakes.
What is an Asp?
Fact about an asp
Asp is a term that is used to refer to venomous snakes. Buzzle provides some useful information on the same.
Difference Between Snakes and Legless Lizards
Legless lizards vs. snakes
There are many species of lizards that do not possess limbs, and are snake lookalikes. However, there are some differences between these lizards and snakes, which are described in this Buzzle article.
Facts About the Western Hognose Snake
Fact about the Western Hognose snake
The western hognose is one of the harmless snakes, which is widely preferred as a pet. Buzzle sheds light on the habitat, behavior, diet, and other interesting facts about the western hognose.
Facts About the Carpet Viper (Saw-Scaled Viper)
Fact about the carpet viper (saw-scaled viper)
Saw-scaled Vipers or carpet Vipers belonging to the Echis genus inhabit countries of West Asia, Indian subcontinent, and north Africa. Here are some interesting-to-know facts about the various species of this viper family.
Types of Snakes with Pictures
Elapidae family of snakes
Do the cold, creepy crawlers called snakes interest you? If yes, then let's quietly slither our way through some interesting information on the types of snakes along with some amazing pictures of these fascinating reptiles.
How Snakes Digest Their Food
How do snakes digest their food
Snakes are often found to go hungry for long intervals. Such behavior is mostly observed after they have huge meals. Here are some interesting facts about how snakes digest their food.
Interesting Facts About the Desert Death Adder
Desert Death Adders indulge in cannibalism
The desert death adder is a species native to Australia. It is a highly venomous snake, and its numbers are fast dwindling. This and other interesting facts about the desert death adder, will be revealed in this Buzzle post.
What do Garden Snakes Eat?
With the blooming of spring flowers, you may have noticed a garden snake slip by and wondered what these pretty reptiles eat.
Different Types of Snakes
There are various kinds of snakes in the world, some venomous and some nonvenomous. Here is a short description of all types of snakes.
Life Cycle of a Snake
The life cycle of a snake starts with the egg stage and ends at the adult stage. In some snake species, the female gives birth to young ones and there is no egg stage as such. Read on to know more...
Identifying Snakes
Snake identification can be a bit tough since there are so many species of snakes. In this post on identifying snakes, let's learn to identify poisonous snakes from the non-poisonous ones.
Garden Snake Facts
It is necessary to know some basic information about the garden snake if you have a garden that has its back to dense vegetation. Read on to know more about its bite and its diet.
Rat Snake
Rat snakes are constrictors and non-venomous. These snakes are found widely across the Northern Hemisphere. This Buzzle article gives some detailed information about them.
Cute and Funny Names for Your Pet Snake
Funny names for pet snake
Have you ever thought of getting a snake as your pet? Curious to know what you can name it? Searching for cute and funny snake names can be tedious.
Tips to Keep a Worm Snake as a Pet
Worm snake diet
Caring for worm snakes can be difficult because of their specialized needs. But this is no reason to get disheartened, as Buzzle tells you how to take care of an eastern or western worm snake.
Facts about Copperhead Snakes
Fact about copperhead snake bite being fatal
Copperhead snakes are a species of venomous snakes. Their bite is said to be quite painful. This Buzzle article provides some interesting facts about these snakes.
45 Snake Species That are Found in Louisiana
Snake species found in Louisiana
Home to several venomous as well as non-venomous snakes, Louisiana has been a constant attraction to snake enthusiasts who visit the area to study these reptiles. Buzzle provides a list of species of Louisiana's snakes, and a brief...
Interesting Facts about the Boomslang Snake
Fact about the boomslang snake
The boomslang is a venomenous snake. It is found in sub-Saharan Africa. This tree dweller species is considered as a dangerous reptile. Read this Buzzle article for some interesting facts about this snake.
World's Deadliest Island: The Snake Island
Fact about Snake Island
You may want to get lost on some island, just for adventure. But, there are some which you wouldn't wish getting lost on (not even in your nightmares!). Snake Island, also known as Ilha de Queimada Grande, located near Brazil would...
39 Species of Snakes That are Found in Indiana
Snakes found in Indiana
The diverse habitat found in Indiana is well-suited for a host of snakes to call it their home. But of all the species inhabiting this place, only 4 are venomous. Buzzle provides a picture gallery of the species of snakes found in...
Information about the Eastern Hognose Snake with Pictures
Eastern Hognose snake fact
The Eastern Hognose snake, named that way due to its upturned snout, is commonly found in parts of North America. Buzzle provides factual information regarding this species including its habitat, diet, size, and behavior.
A Complete List of Snake Species Found in Oklahoma
Snake species found in Oklahoma
Oklahoma's diverse terrain makes it home to a number of wild animals like coyotes, lizards, snakes, black bears, turtles, etc. This Buzzle article gives a complete list of snake species found in Oklahoma.
How to Get Rid of Snakes in your Yard
Has your yard become a home for snakes? Read the following article to know about how to keep the snakes away from your yard.
Types of Snake Venom
Snake venom is very interesting as it has different types that affect different organs of the body when a person is bitten. This article lists some types and provides brief descriptions.
Sea Snakes
The mere mention of sea snakes brings forth images of crawling monsters, like those seen in sci-fi movies. What are these sea snakes? What is their habitat made of? Questions are aplenty!
Coral Snake Facts
Coral snakes are the gaudiest snake in America. Here is some interesting facts about this amazing reptile.