Snake Catcher Blog
A deadly Brisbane snake you haven’t met?
December 18, 2015

Rough-scaled Snake (Tropidechis carinatus)   The rough-scaled snake is a less common visitor to suburban Brisbane or Gold Coast backyards and a much lesser known snake for this reason. This is due mainly to the fact that rough-scaled snakes are infrequently found in disturbed areas away from their preferred habitats – rainforest, wet sclerophyll forest […]

Tell me about fangs!
December 9, 2015

Most people are aware that many snakes have fangs which are involved in the delivery of venom. What is not well understood is how snake fangs actually work. This post is “fangs 101” providing a basic description of the different fang types and how they work. Firstly to warrant having fangs it makes sense to […]