Snake Smart on the Farm and in the Vineyard

Learn how to tell apart the different snakes of the Okanagan and Similkameen, how to safely move a snake if it is in an undesirable location, and what to do in the very rare case of a rattlesnake bite

Do you have a farm or vineyard and need more support or guidance regarding snakes or snake management?

Funding for our Snake Smart training and cross-cultural materials was provided by the Central Okanagan Foundation and the Community Foundation of the South Okanagan | Similkameen

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Additional Snake Training Videos

Part One: All about Snakes

Learn how snakes eat, why different kinds of snake have different kinds of teeth or fangs, and also how snakes reproduce! Also learn what makes some snakes far more vulnerable to human disturbance than others and how to help snakes in your day-to-day life.

Part Two: Being Snake Smart

Learn about the different kinds of snake in the Okanagan and Similkameen and how to tell them apart as well as what to do if you see a snake in the wild. Also find out how to safely avoid or remove yourself from an encounter with a rattlesnake

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