This World Snake Day, we are taking action to appreciate and support our dedicated Conservation Partners in India and Nepal. They provide an invaluable service to their community, by rescuing and relocating snakes that have been found near or even inside people’s homes. Sometimes they rescue as many as ten snakes per week! Snake rescuers educate and empower community members about safe snake rescue and relocation, but they also teach snakebite first aid, snake ecology and conservation. These Snake Rescue Teams are an essential part of a network of individuals who can immediately fulfill Save The Snakes’ mission to protect threatened snake populations and mitigate human-snake conflict in South India and Nepal. Their tireless efforts are truly remarkable and inspiring.

In honor of World Snake Day and to increase the capacity of their work, we are gathering donated items for their snake rescue efforts. We are only accepting items until July 21st, 2018. Can you help us get the needed items?

Here’s How You Can Help Our Snake Rescue Team On World Snake Day:  

1. Choose and purchase an item to donate from the list below.

2. Ship the item to the following address:
Save The Snakes
2929 35th St, #5402
Sacramento, CA 95817, USA

3. Email us at contact@savethesnakes.org to inform us of what item(s) you donated and we will send you a receipt of donation within two weeks. In return for your donation, we will publicly thank you by listing your name on savethesnakes.org.

4. Lastly, our Team Members in the USA will deliver your donated item(s) personally to our Snake Rescue Team Leaders from India and Nepal at the Venomous Herpetology Symposium in Miami, Florida! This event will be held September 8th and 9th, 2018.

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Donate Items Through Amazon

When you shop with Amazon, you can get a percentage of your purchases donated directly to Save The Snakes, at no extra charge to you. To get started with this program, please visit this AmazonSmile webpage and choose Save The Snakes as your charity of choice.

After you have selected Save The Snakes as your AmazonSmile charity, please review this Amazon Wishlist of items we seek. Our Snake Rescue Teams need electronics and technical equipment for their snake conservation and rescue programs. From documenting snake rescues to creating high quality video content to broadcast snake conservation message, our Conservation Partners depend on technology to save the snakes!

CLICK HERE TO DONATE ITEMS THROUGH AMAZON

Donate Snake Handling Equipment

To safely rescue and relocate snakes, our Team also needs venomous snake handling equipment and snakebite protection gear. Please visit the following links to choose an item to donate:

CLICK HERE TO DONATE 42″ SNAKE TONGS

CLICK HERE TO DONATE 40″ or 48″ SNAKE HOOKS

CLICK HERE TO DONATE SNAKEBITE PROTECTION GEAR

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For this World Snake Day Donation Campaign, Animal Equipment By Stoney LLC has graciously offered to donate snake hooks and snake bags for our Snake Rescue Teams! We greatly appreciate their support and proudly recommend their excellent products!

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Donate Today to Help Us Save The Snakes

Not sure what items to purchase for the Snake Rescue Teams? Then please donate today, which also helps us to continue our work. Save The Snakes depends on the assistance of generous people like you to help fund our snake conservation efforts in India, Nepal and around the world.

Save The Snakes is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization (EIN: 82-2680134) located in the USA, meaning your donation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Thank you for your support of Save The Snakes.

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