Thailand Snake Mating Season

It’s mating season now for a lot of snakes in Thailand. The eggs and young start to arrive about April-May, and into June-July timeframe.

That means some snakes are on the move to find a mate and you may find them outside more often than other times, but definitely not more than you would find them in the middle of July after or during a rain.

I have friends in the south that are reporting more snakes being found at the moment – some of them locked in the sexual embrace. If I’m not mistaken, the King Cobras mate in Dec/January in Thailand and have young born in April. I might be off by a month.

If you are in Krabi – and need a snake removed, call: 085-691-6735, and if I’m close by I’ll come and get it.



About Vern Lovic

All posts by Vern Lovic. Amateur herpetologist roaming about Thailand on field herping tours to find king cobras, kraits, vipers, coral snakes, and other snakes native to Thailand. FYI - Thailand has over 200 snake species with more than 60 of them venomous and dangerous to humans.

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