My dad swore he was allergic to all animals, but when I suggested chickens for our "survivalist" farm, he finally caved, after many long petless years
What is a Herp? The word Herptile, or Herp, generally refers to any reptile or amphibian. For many people these are scary animals, but for others they are the perfect pet.
Scientific research has just found that Indian monocellate cobra venom did indeed display anti-arthritic properties when tested on rodents, and a cobra venom arthritis ointment could soon be on the way.
‘Every complicated problem has simple, easily understandable, wrong answer’ (A proverb). This simple poem illustrates it.
My own version of how the game of Snakes and Ladders came into existence...
This short story is about a piece of jewelry that has a curse on it,and a mummy that comes for it.
Snakes are everywhere in the world. Some parts of the world have various types of snakes, some being poisonous and some not. There are a few things you should know in order to determine whether or not a snake is poisonous.
A look at how people can be deceived by others, be it by strangers, close friends or family. The theme of this poem centres on beytrayal and its effects of it on its victims.
No matter how adventurous we feel ourselves to be, it must surely be madness to encourage the production of these evil brews, and hence the slaughter of innocent animals, by ordering the stuff online.
This is about love and loss I hope you like it! :D
Have you ever encountered something so sinister that it sends chills down your spine? I'm referring to a creature that slithers in by the dark of night and finds itself curled up in a dark corner, waiting to strike. But the snake fears one animal above all.
Snakes often times get a bad reputation. A little known fact is that they usually just want to be left alone. Though snakes tend to be shy creatures they can be dangerous not to mention deadly when provoked. What is the deadliest snake though? Many have asked and wondered that. Wiat n...
There is usually a logical explanation for people's fears, and thinking about them rationally can help. Not so ophidiophobia.
We recently had an uninvited guest in our home of the reptilian variety.
If you have a phobia, it can have a large and unwanted impact on your life. I managed to get rid of my phobia, and I hope this may help you to get rid of your phobia.
You may find this hard to swallow, but in far eastern countries, the ancient medicines pecticed include the making and drinking of tonic wines with snakes and scorpions included!
Reptiles are found in every continent except Antarctica. Reptiles have existed for more than 300 million years. There are more than 8000 reptile species in the world. Reptiles are lizards, snakes, turtles, and crocodiles as well as the lesser-known groups of tuataras and amphibians
There is a darker side to beaches with perfect sand, perfect water and perfect palm trees.
As explained by Lamarck, the developed changes was pass from parents to offspring. If an organism eventually developed a new body structure such as wings, long limbs or long necks, these characteristics could be pass into the offspring, and this is what makes evolution.
Some islands, though remote, bathed in sunshine and fringed with white sands, just don't do it for me.
We make a lot of our efforts to see our trees grow, our flowers smile but the snakes beneath the roots do not let them grow.We shall have to make more efforts to see to it that they give us the fruit we expect.
The boa is a common name given to a group of non poisonous snakes of the boa family. The most popular among the boas are the boa constrictors.
One mile from where the pavement ends Stands the old homestead and my little boy lost tale begins.
This article deals with using natural products you already have around the house in new and inventive ways. Like pest control, lowering water usage,etc.