Snakebites do not typically occur because the reptile is attacking or being overly
aggressive. Rather, most are the result of the timid creature being startled and going
into self-defense mode.
Most snakes are harmless to humans. They pose no real threat, lack venom and are oftentimes
The vast majority of the more than 40 species of snake found in Oklahoma are nonvenomous,
but that does not mean they do not strike fear in many people.
Watch experts explain the best ways to protect yourself and your pets from snakes.