Women in a Venomous Field

Four amazing women make a career of working with snakes. Attending the tenth international snakebite seminar at Bio-Ken snake farm in Watamu recently, each narrates the path taken. East African 7-13 Jan 2017 Handling live venomous snakes is an extra-ordinary noble but extremely dangerous profession. One reason for handling venomous snakes is to milk them […]

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Snakes and Blunders

The 10th Bio-Ken International Snakebite Seminar, Watamu Published Daily Nation 29 November 2016 Useful Snake contacts in Kenya: 0718 290324 Bio-Ken Snake Farm www.bioken.com  www.antivenomtrust.com   www.snakebiteinitiative.org 13-year-old Menza Benjamin was picking up cashewnuts on the ground when he felt a burning hot bite on his leg followed by another. He started to vomit and broke […]

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