According to search phrase analytics of our Arizona snake identification page, and the comments in our Arizona snake identification Facebook group, this topic stands out. It’s tough to answer concisely, and even harder to find answers that will serve all levels of snake observer. In response, we’ve created a video that is our best response […]Continue reading..How to tell the difference between a Mojave Rattlesnake and a Western Diamondback Rattlesnake
We’re happy to make the following changes to our COVID91 response based on recommendations by the CDC, effective 05/24/21: Rattlesnake Solutions personnel visiting homes who are fully vaccinated may no longer wear a mask, either while working outside or inside, unless requested. If any employees are not yet fully vaccinated, they will wear a mask […]Continue reading..COVID19 Policy Update
Avoid using wire ties or plastic zip ties wherever possible. Instead opt for a more permanent and removable solution, like self-tapping screws. Why should you avoid using zip ties or wire on your iron fence? Simply: it’s less effective and can damage the fence. The reason we know the zip tie method has issues is […]Continue reading..Avoid using zip ties or wire to attach snake fence
Is this photograph of a giant rattlesnake from Arizona real? That question has dominated my inbox for the last few days, so here’s the answer. Yes, this photo is 100% real. There is no photoshop involved whatsoever. However, the snake is not nearly as large as it’s made out to be. It appears to be […]Continue reading..Yes, this is a real picture. No, it’s not that big.
If you live in Arizona, you’ve probably heard how dangerous toads can be to dogs. If your pup chews on the wrong one, it can lead to severe distress or even death. But, how do you know which toad to watch out for? In the Phoenix area, the 5 most commonly seen toads are often […]Continue reading..Is this toad dangerous to my dog?
Starting in early March, rattlesnakes will again be a part of our lives in Arizona! While we’re excited, you may not be as much 🙂 Even when a rattlesnake fence is installed perfectly, things happen; rodents dig, branches fall, gates shift: we’ll make sure you’re good for Spring. To make sure your yard is as […]Continue reading..It’s Almost Rattlesnake Time Maintenance Check
In Arizona we have scorpions, and lots of other little things that we don’t want inside our homes. A common way to deal with that is to lay down sticky glue traps in the garage and wherever they seem to be getting in. It works great for their intended target, but there are often some […]Continue reading..How to get a snake out of a glue trap
Each year, we receive several calls during the weekend after Thanksgiving to capture and relocate rattlesnakes found in the garage or shed. The reason they are discovered? It’s that time of year to pull out the old Christmas decorations and shake out the spiders to once again staple a frayed fire hazard to the roof […]Continue reading..Be mindful of rattlesnakes hiding in Christmas decorations
You may notice that our social media feeds are still full of rattlesnake captures and relocations, even in the coolest months of the year. Be assured: yes, rattlesnakes are hibernating (or brumating if you prefer) in the winter, roughly from November through February. However, as we’ve explained in previous winters, they can still be found […]Continue reading..Why are we still catching rattlesnakes in the winter?
If you’re looking to move to Arizona, this question may be on your mind. Rattlesnakes seem to be everywhere in the state, so where can you buy a home and know what to expect? Fortunately, rattlesnakes are creatures of habit and where they are found tends to be fairly predictable. This is our overview of […]Continue reading..Which neighborhoods in Phoenix have the fewest rattlesnakes?