Snakebite First Aid in Southern Africa

By Johan Marais



Are you an avid hiker? Do you spend a lot of time outdoors? Are you planning a trip out in the wild? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this app is for you. This handy guide helps you identify the most dangerous and venomous snakes in southern Africa, and gives you the correct and most important first aid treatments to implement in the event of snakebite. Learn more about all 23 very dangerous (whose bites can be fatal) and dangerous (whose bites can be painful, but not fatal) snakes in the region, including spitting snakes, with multiple high-quality photos at different angles, location maps and succinct information about their habits, habitats, and key identification markers. A handy emergency numbers list allows you to dial out directly from the app so that you can get help quickly.

Download this essential app. It may save your life!

KEY features

• Key identification pointers for all 23 dangerous snakes in southern Africa, with information about where you might encounter them
• Multiple images for each snake, information about their habits and habitats and location
maps for each species
• Detailed first aid treatment for snakebites
• Emergency numbers

The Author

Johan Marais is an internationally known herpetologist and author of numerous books on
snakes and reptiles, including Snakes & Snakebite in Southern Africa.
Through the African Snakebite Institute he offers a range of accredited training courses for
reptile enthusiasts, the wildlife industry, as well as mining and other large corporations.

Courses cover the following:

• Snake Awareness
• Snake Handling (venomous and non-venomous snakes)
• Basic First Aid for Snakebite
• Advanced First Aid for Snakebite

Price: R 59.99
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