Wild Recon: The Venom Monitor Venom
Previously thought to be a powerful microbial infectant, it is now known that monitor lizards posses one of the most powerful and misunderstood venoms in the world.
I Was Bitten: Taipan Snake Toxicity
Imagine being bitten by a venomous snake. You are in Miami, but the antivenom is in San Diego. Each moment could be your last. Watch this true story unfold in this clip from Discovery Channel's "I Was Bitten."
I Was Bitten: Bitten by a Taipan Snake
In this clip from Discovery Channel's "I Was Bitten," snake handler, Lawrence van Sertima explains how he was bitten by a venomous Taipan snake while on the job.
Wildlife on One: Iguanas Lay Eggs at Birth Place
On Animal Planet's "Wildlife on One: Living Like Dinosaurs," iguanas return to their birth place to lay their eggs. But in order to get there, they must avoid getting eaten by crocodiles and cayman.
Raw Nature: Hungry, Hungry Dragons
Komodo dragons dig into a goat carcass, then turn their voracious appetite on the crew of "Raw Nature" in this video from Animal Planet.
Untamed and Uncut: Monocled Cobra Strike
When David is attacked by a Monocled Cobra -- one of the world's deadliest snakes -- a race against time to the hospital ensues. Can David receive the anti-venom in time? Watch this clip from Animal Planet's "Untamed and Uncut" to see what happens next.
What's To Love: Sidewinder Snake
On Animal Planet's "What's to Love?" we learn about the Sidewinder, a snake that glides across the hot sand in a sideways motion. When hunting for prey, it burrows itself in the sand and waits for victims to come by.
Killer Aliens: Burmese Python
The Burmese python, a native of Southeast Asia, has recently become an out-of-control menace in the Florida Everglades, where it eats native species like alligators and endangered egrets.
Wild Recon: African Forest Cobra Venom
The African forest cobra contains neurotoxins that could help treat Alzheimer's disease. After catching this forest cobra in a friend's attic, Donald takes it outside to extract its venom.
I Was Bitten: Stiletto Snakebite Symptoms
Swelling, intense pain and possible death top the list of symptoms caused by stiletto snakebites. Learn more about how these venomous snakes inflict damage on Discovery Channel's "I Was Bitten."
Wildlife on One: Iguanas Mating
Male iguanas turn bright orange and climb the highest tree to attract mates. Learn more about the mating habits of iguanas on Animal Planet's "Wildlife on One."
Untamed and Uncut: Boa Bites Owner in Face
When an over-enthusiastic boa constrictor owner shows off his pet to some friends, no one expects the snake to lunge and attack. Watch this clip from Animal Planet's "Untamed and Uncut" to see what happens.
Recent Videos in Reptiles
Rattlesnake Republic: It's a Texas Thing
Deep in the heart of Texas lies the "Rattlesnake Republic," a wild land ruled by one of earth's deadliest predators. This deadly country has become the epicenter of a million dollar industry.
Beast Tracker: Ambush Predator
Most victims of an alligator attack don't see them until it is too late. Dr. Joshua Perper, a Florida forensic pathologist, explains anthropophagy.
Beast Tracker: Gator Egg Round Up
Dr. Andrew West meets with scientists at a wild animal refuge to observe an alligator nest. Biologist Ruth Elsey explains how a slight temperature variation can produce a major difference in hatchlings.
Beast Tracker: Gators in the Suburbs
In parts of Florida and Louisiana, the alligator population continues to explode, leading to many close encounters with humans. Dr. Andrew West explores the situation.
Gator Boys: Stay Back From the Gators
When volunteer Ashley gets too close to the gators, Paul blows up and questions her motivations for working at the rescue. For good reason: a few years back, he got too close himself and almost lost some fingers.
Gator Boys: Barefoot Snake Wrangling
In this deleted scene, Jimmy gets a call about snakes in someone's backyard. He discovers some very venomous water moccasins, the kind that could kill a person with one bite.
Gator Boys: Fishing for Alligators
In this deleted scene, Paul and Jimmy devise a crazy plan to remove a large alligator from a river: hooking it with a line and reeling it in.