If a Snake's venom could save your life, would you spare it's life?

Snake venom has proven to be a huge asset and benefit to our health!  It could actually save your life, yet we continue to "persecute (if you will) these amazing and very unique creatures

Below several images to describe some of the snakes and the function of their venom.  These images have been created and distributed by the Herpetological Conservation International. Visit their site for more info.

Many of the proteins found in snake venom are still being researched and during this period it has proven to be effective for a variety of illnesses.

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