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Snake Identification - Reading Snake Behavior - Safe Removal and Handling - Most Common Mistakes Made - Scene/Field Safety - First Aid - Transporting Patients - Toxinology - Onset Times and Symptoms - Anti Venin - Protection "what works, what doesn't" - Crowd Control - Educating The Public - Strike Ranges - Contraindications - Breeding/Birthing Seasons - Envenomation Kits - and more.
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