February and March generally have a few surprises for snake catchers in Brisbane, Ipswich, Logan and surrounds. Here are a few recent encounters for our snake catchers. Last month a Carpet Python was removed from a kindergarten in Springfield Lakes, south west of Brisbane. This cheeky carpet python found itself a nice hiding spot behind…
Snake breeding and egg laying season in Queensland The weather in Ipswich, Logan, Brisbane and surrounds is getting hotter and hotter, and snakes are coming out; and homeowners need to be aware of that. In fact, at N&S Snake Catchers we have increased calls for snakes from homes in the past few months alone spanning…
Eastern Brown Snakes are the second most venomous snake in the world. They have been known to climb up flights of stairs! One got up the stairs of the highway overpass near Gailes train section. N&S Snake Catcher Ipswich 0415136941
Length up to 1 meter, Yellow faced pale to Olive- greyish green with reddish flush along or longitudinal stripes along front third of body, belly usually greyish green, face with distinctive markings pale cream or yellow rim around eye with dark, comma like marking curving back below the eye, and dark pale edge line up on of the snout, running from nostril to nostril, very slender with whip like tail. Potentially dangerous especially if children involved, bites cause localised pain.
Length up to 2.2 meters, highly variable in colour and patterns range from, brown, pale tan, dark brown, orange, run set to almost black plain or crossed banding, belly usually cream with orange or grey spotting. Juvenile vary in colour plain or banded frequently having dark heads or neck bands or either being completely banded along the body.
Length 1.5 meter. Black expect for tip of snout which is paler brown. It’s belly is red flush, brighter on the sides and paler in the middle each belly scale with black hind edge, tail black on underside.
Highly Venomous, bites from this species should be treated immediately and treated with correct first aid.
Length to 1.2 meters, wide colour ranges, to Olive, green, brown and black and blue, belly yellow with bright yellow under chin. Sleek Slender body with long thin tail. Non Venomous, A fast moving arboreal species, tree climbers, Active day and night, Emits a strong smell from its cloaca if handled to firmly.
Length up to 2meters. Upper body is reddish to brown or even orange with irregular dark cross ands, belly cream or orange colour. Slender body and neck with large eyes with vertical pupils. Weakly Venomous, Nocturnal active by night.
Length up to 3meters, heavy body, highly variable colours, olive with black edge, blotched pattern, belly cream to white. Non Venomous Snake, Active day and night, bites may cause lacerations.