The Snake Encyclopedia & Shop

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What is a snake?

“Any of numerous limbless, scaly, elongate reptiles of the suborder Serpentes, comprising venomous and nonvenomous species inhabiting tropical and temperate areas.”

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What is an estate?

“A piece of landed property, especially one of large extent with an elaborate house on it.” Give your snake(s) the estate they deserve. Our shop has everything you need:

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Learn all about the different species of snakes

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Identified Species

Snakes are one of the most diverse vertebrates on our planet – there are approximately 3000 identified species of snakes spread across the world in every continent except Antarctica. Snakes display an array of sizes and colors…but are immediately recognized by their long, slender, and legless shape.