How to Prevent and Treat Snake Bites in China

Your best game plan in case you encounter a sneaky snake.

by Dr. Stephen Misch, 08 September 2020

WATCH: 2-Meter Snakes Caught by Bare-Handed Guard in Shenzhen

Avoid walking in bushes and forests and do not wear sandals or slippers when on a walk.

by Rakini Bergundy, 08 May 2020

Shaanxi Woman Left Brain Dead After Pet Snake Bite

The highly venomous snake is listed in China as a protected rare and endangered species.

by Jesse Pottinger, 20 July 2018

Woman Bitten by Severed Cobra Head in South China

The woman owns a restaurant with her husband that specializes in snake dishes – including ones that incorporate cobra meat.

by Matthew Bossons, 20 September 2017

Venomous Snake Under Shared Bike Seat Bites User in Guangzhou

Give your next shared bike a good look over if you happen to find it near foliage.

by Matthew Bossons, 14 September 2017

Snakes Released in Buddhist Ritual Terrorize Guangzhou Residents

The snakes may be coming from Buddhist rituals, in which captive animals are freed to generate good karma.

by Jocelyn Richards, 06 July 2017

Poisonous Snake Bites Toddler in Shenzhen

Luckily, she'll live to tell the tale.

by Bailey Hu, 02 May 2017

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