Tags : Snake

Phuket

Snake warning issued as another king cobra caught in Phuket

PHUKET: Kusoldharm rescue workers are urging people to beware snakes around their workplaces and homes after a king cobra about two metres long was safely caught at a local security company office this morning (Nov 26). Rescue workers were called to the office, located in Moo 7, Tambon Thapkrasattri, in Thalang, at about 9:20am. Full […]Read More

Bangkok

Police Say Mall Snakes Man Sent to Psych Ward

BANGKOK — Police said Thursday a man who blocked traffic to release two cobras in front of a shopping mall yesterday was admitted to a psychiatric hospital for treatment. Real estate businessman Ganeshpisnuthep Jakphopmahadecha, 42, will be charged with at least three offenses for his antics, which brought rush hour traffic to a standstill in […]Read More

Phuket

Phuket lifeguards warn beachgoers of venomous sea snakes at west

PHUKET: Lifeguards stationed at the island’s west coast beaches are warning beachgoers to be aware after venomous sea snakes have been found on two beaches this week. On Monday (Sept 3), local resident Khomsan Phansangiam took a video clip after finding a sea snake on Nai Yang Beach. He told The Phuket News, “I found […]Read More

North

New type of venomous snake found in Nan province

Brown spotted pit viper, a kind of venomous snake, has been found in the northern province of Nan, according to a report to the Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute under the Thai Red Cross Society. With a scientific name of protobothrops mucrosquamatus, it is high on the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s list of poisonous snakes in […]Read More

Isan

DIY for new catchers as snakes invade Khon Kaen

KHON KAEN: With too many snakes to catch, a tambon municipality in this northeastern province has to call a training to ease its workload. A snake-catching training programme was conducted in tambon Tha Phra in Muang district on Monday for about 100 rescue workers, police, defence volunteers and community leaders. Full story: Bangkok Post CHAKRAPHAN […]Read More

Bangkok

Cobra caught from a toilet in a house in Pathum

Rescue workers caught a one-metre cobra from the toilet inside the bedroom of a house in Pathum Thani’s Klong Luang district Saturday night. Rescue workers from the Po Teck Toeng Foundation were alerted by 191 emergency centre of the sighting of a snake in the toilet by 27-year old Mr Polapat Laokamnerdpetch at about 10.40 […]Read More