AJO, AZ - MARCH 27:  A rattlesnake tastes the air on the Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Reserve on March 27, 2006 near Ajo, Arizona. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Man Tries To Take Selfie With Rattlesnake, Gets Bitten

A Lake Elsinore man may have to lose is hand after he picked up a rattlesnake in order to take a selfie with it.


Foot of 4-year-old boy bitten by rattlesnake. (Credit: Jaclyn Michel Caramazza)

Warm, Dry Weather Bringing Out More Rattlesnakes; 2 Children Bitten

Officials say a 2-year-old girl was bitten by a rattlesnake in suburban San Francisco Tuesday night.


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Drought Drawing Rattlesnakes Closer To California Homes

Len Ramirez says his rattlesnake removal business says this is one of the busiest year’s he’s seen in nearly 30 years.



Dry Weather Means Rise In Rattlesnake Sightings In Foothills

With rattlesnake sightings and reports on the rise, it’s a good time to find out how to give you and your pets a fighting chance.