How can you keep your dog from being bitten by a venomous snake? Unfortunately, there is no easy answer and there are no guarantees.
Seal Your Yard. Many, if not most, snake bites to dogs occur on their own property. Neither your family nor your dog is safe from venomous snakes. Remove food sources, such as: rodents, mice, birdseed, crickets, pet food and secure garbage cans. Remove habitats where they may hide, such as: woodpiles, vegetation, underbrush and rocks. Seal holes and block entrances under your house. Install rattlesnake safety fencing. (See Wikihow.com for suggestions). There are no spray or scatter products that have proven to be effective.… Read more