Wrigglies DWA Course Reviewed
James's Whinnett is a part time assistant at Wrigglies and attended the course after seeing the team working with the DWA animals and after watching a couple of previous courses.
The importance of wearing gloves when cleaning out the cage of venomous snakes
We always recommend that one wears Venom Defender Gloves when cleaning out cages of venomous snakes. The fangs are shed and can cause secondary invenomation.
House of Venom Handling Sessions
Thanks to Alex Jeyes @ House of Venom for sending us this selection of photographs of him and his students in action.
Go Pro Video from Borja Reh
Borja Reh from Zoo Aquarium Madrid has shot some amazing footage including Go Pro video of his crocodile monitor lizard ‘Nixon’.
Tubing a Puff Adder with a Go Pro
Here's a unique video by Ian Stephen in which he tubes a Puff Adder and uses a Go Pro to shoot inside-the-tube footage!
Paul L. Lloyd shares his exciting experiences with us..
"Hi Clem, just thought I would share with you and your readers...
The snake in the photo with me handling it has recently been declared a new species of “Night Adder” (Causus rasmusseni). It was previously thought to be a colour variation of the Rhombic Night Adder (Causus rhombeatus). I’ve captured at least 30 of the in the past year. They seem to be exclusive to this corner of Zambia and the DRC.
A Perfect Christmas Gift...
Christmas is approaching, and this could be the perfect time to ask for an IDEAL present for any venomous snake keeper!
Handling an Aruba Rattlesnake with Venom Defender Gloves
This is an Aruba rattlesnake (Crotalus durissus unicolor Tonia) handled by Harold van der Ploeg.
Handling a Western Green Mamba with Venom Defender Gloves
Here is a beautiful Western Green Mamba handled by Harold van der Ploeg: