Releasing a monocled cobra at a mountain location after it was found in a populated area of a village in Thailand.
Even juvenile monocled cobras are capable of inflicting a fatal bite.
The king of snakes – deadly king cobra.
2+ meter King Cobra found in Krabi, Thailand.
King cobra – deadly and nothing to mess with.
King Cobra juvenile, hatchling snake found in Krabi, Thailand. This snake is less than one month old, hatched from an egg.
Thanks to Robert Abrams for permission to post these photos and story. Amazing Thailand.
Tom Charlton with his first-ever King Cobra in Krabi, Thailand.
A very fast King Cobra – we have a video about this one. Wow.
Juvenile Monocled Cobra – quite deadly when small too.
Hatchling yellow and black King Cobra snake.
Monocled cobras are deadly even as juveniles.
When we put this King Cobra into the cool stream, it seemed to access a new reservoir of energy – and became quite difficult to manage.
Skull from adult Monocled Cobra shows medium length, strong fangs.
Alex with the 2nd King Cobra he found within a week!
Ready for action!
King cobras are very rare in the wild. I’ve only seen less than a dozen in the wild in 10 yrs of looking. Snakes are not everywhere you step in Thailand, it is actually rare to see one.