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Snake Tongs

Professional Snake Handling Supplies

Snake tongs are a safe, humane way of removing snakes from your garden, basement, or backyard. Even if you don’t have a full-scale infestation, getting these pests off your property will be a priority. As all snakes are prone to strike when cornered, keeping a safe distance is important when dealing with venomous and non-venomous snakes, and long handled snake tongs (snake catchers or snake sticks, as they are sometimes called) make handling easy. 

Do My Own Pest Control has a large variety of tongs to choose from to safely catch and remove snakes from your property. Using snake handlers like these are the most humane way to remove snakes, but using these in conjunction with our other snake control supplies will help ensure that your property is free from these unwanted pests.

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48 Inch Tomahawk Standard Snake Tong - Model 316
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$79.95
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Tomahawk standard snake tong features light-weight stainless steel and aluminum construction.


42-Inch Deluxe Tomahawk Snake Tong - Model 415S
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$99.95
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Deluxe Tomahawk snake tongs feature lightweight professional materials, improved jaw construction and increased durability.

316AE- 48" Cast Aluminum Extreme Grip Tong
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$77.98
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Model 316AE- 48" Aluminum Extreme Grip Tong for extra gripping power.


316S - 48" Standard Snake Tong with Super Tube
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$87.98
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Model 316S - 48" Standard Snake Tong with Super Tube for added strength and durability.

320 - 39"-17" Collapsible Snake Hook
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$59.54
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Model 320 - 39"-17" Collapsible Snake Hook

315 - 42" Standard Snake Tong
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Model 315 - 42" Standard Snake Tong


36-Inch Tomahawk Composite Snake Tong - Model 314C
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$64.90
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Composite Snake Tongs are made of durable heavy duty nylon. A light-weight tool for handling small to medium sized reptiles.

315NE - 42" Nylon Extreme Grip Tong
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$62.98
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Model 315NE - 42" Nylon Extreme Grip Tong. Lightweigt yet very strong with extra gripping power.

315S - 42" Standard Snake Tong with Super Tube
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$77.98
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Model 315S - 42" Standard Snake Tong with Super Tube for added strength and durability.


416S - 48" Deluxe Tong
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$102.98
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Model 416S - 48" Deluxe Tong. Features heavy duty tong jaws and extra thick tube. These are the strongest and most durable tongs on the market.

316NE - 48" Nylon Extreme Grip Tong
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$73.98
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Model 316NE - 48" Nylon Extreme Grip Tong. Lightweigt yet very strong with extra gripping power.

313AE- 30" Cast Aluminum Extreme Grip Tong
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$67.98
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Model 313AE- 30" Aluminum Extreme Grip Tong for extra gripping power.


315AE- 42" Cast Aluminum Extreme Grip Tong
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$67.98
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Model 315AE- 42" Aluminum Extreme Grip Tong for extra gripping power.

314S - 36" Standard Snake Tong with Super Tube
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$77.98
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Model 314S - 36" Standard Snake Tong with Super Tube for added strength and durability.

TRC - Pair of Standard Tong Cushions
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$12.89
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Model TRC - Pair of Standard Tong Cushions. Fits models 312 - 318, 312S - 318S


314AE- 36" Cast Aluminum Extreme Grip Tong
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$67.98
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Model 314AE- 36" Aluminum Extreme Grip Tong for extra gripping power.

313 - 30" Standard Snake Tong
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Model 313 - 30" Standard Snake Tong

321-16 - 16" Small Snake Hook
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Model 321-16 - 16" Small Snake Hook


412S - 24" Deluxe Tong
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$87.98
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Model 412S - 24" Deluxe Tong. Features heavy duty tong jaws and extra thick tube. These are the strongest and most durable tongs on the market.

313NE - 30" Nylon Extreme Grip Tong
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$62.98
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Model 313NE - 30" Nylon Extreme Grip Tong. Lightweigt yet very strong with extra gripping power.

314NE - 36" Nylon Extreme Grip Tong
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$62.98
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Model 314NE - 36" Nylon Extreme Grip Tong. Lightweigt yet very strong with extra gripping power.

 

How to Catch a Snake

  • Using snake-catching tools like grabbers or hooks are the safest for both you and the snake.
  • Never grab a snake by the head or neck with the tongs. An injured snake will struggle more and will be more difficult to handle. Instead, grab small snakes in the middle of their bodies or lower. Grab large snakes a third of the way from their head to decrease the striking distance. 
  • Limit the amount of time snake is off the ground. Use the tongs or snake hook to guide the snake into the bag or box you have prepared for the snake removal.
  • If using a snake hook, never impale snake. Instead, hook the snake in the middle and drag, much like you do with the tongs.

Where Snakes Live and Hibernate (Where to Look for Snakes)

  • You can find snakes living in damp, dark places.
  • Snakes are commonly found living under boards and rocks, under piles of brush or firewood, and near rivers, ponds, and lakes. 
  • Snakes can seek shelter indoors, especially if they are on the hunt for food (like rodents  or eggs) inside barns or basements.            
  • Since snakes rely on the climate to regulate their body temperatures, they may seek shelter near or in homes during the winter months to keep warm.

Safety Tips for Snake Removal

  • It can be difficult to distinguish between poisonous and non-poisonous snakes, so always use caution by maintaining a safe distance and using professional snake handling equipment.
  • When searching for an infestation on your property, be sure to wear protective clothing, like long sleeves and loose long pants or coveralls, tall leather boots, and gloves. 
  • Standing outside of a snake’s striking distance (usually about a third of the snake’s body length) will keep you safe from a bite.
  • Do not step or touch where you can’t see. If searching for snakes in piles of leaves or clothing, use a long pole or stick to move the debris around instead of your feet or hands.




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