STS Speaks Out Against Racial Injustice

Save The Snakes envisions a world where our society sustains increasingly healthy ecosystems, where the rights of all communities and wildlife species are respected, and where humans and snakes can live together in harmony. Save The Snakes is an organization that works with diverse cultures and ethnicities across the globe. We recognize that respecting diversityContinue reading STS Speaks Out Against Racial Injustice

First Record of Dicephalism in the Banded Kukri from Nepal

Another exciting case of dicephalism from Nepal! Save The Snakes’ Conservation Partner in Nepal, Kamal Devkota, has documented another case of dicephalism. This time in the Banded Kukri, Oligodon arnensis! Dicephalism as we know is a rare condition in snakes and this new sighting in Nepal presents an opportunity to further understand this condition inContinue reading First Record of Dicephalism in the Banded Kukri from Nepal

Two heads, One snake: First Record of dicephalism in the Common Krait from Nepal

Dicephalism is the condition of having two heads on one body. While this is a rare condition, there are several cases of dicephalism occurring in snakes. A new study demonstrates the first record of dicephalism in the Common Krait (Bungarus caeruleus), in Nepal. Save The Snakes’ Conservation Partner in Nepal, Kamal Devkota, was contacted whenContinue reading Two heads, One snake: First Record of dicephalism in the Common Krait from Nepal

Save The Snakes at the 9th World Congress of Herpetology

The 9th World Congress of Herpetology took place in Dunedin, New Zealand, from 5-10 January 2020 and Save The Snakes Communications Coordinator, Hiral Naik, was fortunate enough to attend the conference and present on “The use of social media to educate and increase awareness of snakes”. International conferences are a great way for people toContinue reading Save The Snakes at the 9th World Congress of Herpetology

Experience Costa Rican reptiles on the Save The Snakes Ecotour

Imagine waking up to the sound of birds singing, surrounded by nature and feeling a sense of calm. As one of the most bio-diverse countries in the world and a leader in ecotourism, Costa Rica is a country that everyone must visit. Costa Rica boasts a large diversity of wildlife and picturesque landscapes of rainforests,Continue reading Experience Costa Rican reptiles on the Save The Snakes Ecotour