Category: snakes

The King of All Snakes (Video)

Copperhead Strike (Video)

Venomous snakes have a bad reputation but the fact is most have no desire to strike. Check out this video of me testing out a copperhead while wearing snake proof boots.

Clandestine Rattlesnake Stocking?

One of the most persistent has been the stories of mysterious stockings of timber rattlesnake stockings in East Texas.  In fact I first revealed the truth about the story  in the Port Arthur News and Orange Leader newspapers back in 2006. The story goes something like this. In…

TX coral snake eats copperhead! (Video)

This is probably the coolest snake video I have seen in years. Coral snakes regularly eat earth snakes but this is a fairly large copperhead, at least in comparison to the coral snake in the clip and it shows anything can happen in nature….

MONSTER cottonmouth (photo)

Have you ever seen a cottonmouth this big? I doubt it as this specimen measures more than five feet in length and is as big around as a soda can at is widest point. This is a Florida cottonmouth, the largest subspecies and is enough to…

Inspirational reptile book!

It is important to get inspirational books and other wildlife-related items into the hands of kids so they truly appreciate God’s amazing Creation. I honor my parents for always supporting my love for wildlife when I was a kid. They went out of their…

My favorite wildlife host…

Someone recently asked me who my favorite wildlife host is and the answer was easy: Austin Stevens. He is not extremely well-known in America but he is an icon throughout the world and rightfully so. His shows Austin Stevens Snakemaster and Austin Stevens Adventures…

The child and the viper

As someone who dearly loves the Creation, one of the most inspiring passages in the Bible comes in Isaiah 11 when the author prophesies what will happen to the Creation when Christ returns to rule and reign on Earth. Verses 6-9 are truly amazing…

Rattlesnakes without rattlers increasing

Rattlesnakes without rattlers? That is what researchers have found in South Dakota where the prairie rattlesnake is the only venomous snake to be found. Over the past couple of years, Terry Phillipp (of Reptile Gardens in Rapid City( has noticed many rattlesnakes with what…