Snakes on a plane: Youth caught with reptiles at Ben-Gurion

Three suspects, all in their 20's, were carrying hundreds of reptiles, including rare ones, and turtles in their luggage.

Two Israelis bitten by snakes in separate incidents

Both victims, a 79-year-old man and a 10-year-old girl, are both in critical condition and were evacuated to nearby hospitals.

Two men in one day in critical condition from viper bites

Two men, aged 49 and 33, were evacuated in unstable condition after being bitten by snakes in the Sharon area, in two separate cases within 24 hours.


Malaysia Air flight grounded after snake on a plane

After the captain found out about the snake, he landed in the city of Kuching – 900 kilometers away from the flight's destination – so that the plane could be fumigated.


Bringing the Talmud to life - book review

The book The Snake at the Mouth of the Cave expresses less-studied emotional, interpersonal aspects of the rabbis in the Talmud.

By Ori Fish

Snake bite: Signs to seek emergency assistance

A boy named Jonathan went on a trip with his parents, and it almost ended in a fatal disaster.

By Walla!

Four injured from snakebites across Israel within hours

A 60-year-old woman is in serious condition and three others are lightly injured due to snakebites, mostly in southern Israel.

Snakes bites 11-year-old from central Israel

Kaplan Medical treated the child for a snakebite after the young girl was bitten at a playground earlier in the day.

 SNAKE, rattle and roll - visitors hold a three-meter-long Burmese Python.

Israeli museum celebrates its baby pythons with a traditional Kiddush

The event will include refreshments; an opportunity for visitors to meet the parents Shayna and Cuddles, along with their new babies; and a lesson about Jewish perspectives on snakes.


Israeli health system prepares for snake season by getting antidotes

The height of snake season is usually in the month of May according to health Ministry estimates.

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