Snakebite envenoming is a neglected condition that impacts the lives of millions of mainly poor people. It is estimated that 81000–137000 deaths occur each year. Most of the cases occur in rural areas.

 Having knowledge about all kinds of snakes is important to avoid the incident, as a precaution is always better than the cause. It is also important to have the self-awareness to manage after-cause consequences.

 This free webinar is for spreading self-awareness and acquainting everyone with snakes. So, welcome to the snake world where every student, scientist, snake rescuer, and wildlife enthusiast can attend the webinar and can perceive the bunch of knowledge from forest friend Shauyb Ahmed.


About Shauyb Ahmed:

Shuayb  Ahmed runs a Homestay for pets called Forest and River's Shack and is a passionate wildlife lover. He is a  self-taught wildlife rescuer and has been known to do ethical rescues for the past 17 years in Bangalore. He is authorized by the forest department and The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike. Forest cell performs rescues all over Karnataka.


Topics to be covered:

  • Identification of venomous and non-venomous snakes

  • Snake movement

  • General symptoms of a snakebite

  • Anatomy of Snakes

  • First Aid for snakebite: Do’s & Don’ts


Details of the WEBINAR:

  • Date: April 15, 2022

  • ​Time: 6:00 pm

  • Duration: 1hr - 1hr 30 min

  • No Registration fee!

  • E-Certificates will be provided to all the participants!