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Snake Facts & Trivia

Snake Facts

  • More than 3,000 species of snake exist today
  • Some snakes can fly
  • Snakes smell with their tongues
  • Snakes do not have eyelids
  • Snakes shed their skins several times a year
  • Snakes have no ‘ear’ but are not exactly deaf. Snakes are extremely sensitive to vibrations both on the ground and in the air.

Snake Movies

  • Hiss (2010)
  • Snakes on a Plane (2006)
  • Snake Island (2002)
  • Venom (1981)
  • Anaconda (1997)
  • Snakes (1974)
  • Sssssss (1973)

Snake Songs

  • Union of the Snake by Duran Duran
  • Sneaky Snake by Tom T. Hall
  • I Don’t Like Spiders and Snakes by Jim Stafford (performed with Dolly Parton in Branson)
  • Snake Man by The Doobie Brothers
  • The Snakes Crawl At Night by Charlie Pride
  • The Snake by Al Wilson

Famous Snakes

  • Kaa from “The Jungle Book”
  • Sir Hiss from the animated “Robin Hood” movie
  • Viper from “Kung Fu Panda”
  • Heston from “Ella Enchanted”
  • Nagaina and Nag (husband and wife cobras) from “Rikki Tikki Tavi”
  • Jafar from “Aladdin” (he morphs into a cobra during final battle)
  • Ekans, Arbok, Seviper from “Pokemon”
  • Nagini from “Harry Potter”