The Nacogdoches Fire & Rescue’s Venom Response Team exists to educate the community in the identification of venomous reptiles and bees in Nacogdoches County. The team is available to provide educational programs for schools, businesses, safety meetings and events.
The Venom Response Team also responds to animal related 911 calls to capture and relocate snakes from the house or yard, remove bee hives that pose eminent danger, and rescue small animals from storm drains, car engines, etc.
Nacogdoches Fire & Rescue’s Venom Response Team has created a brochure on the venomous reptiles native to Nacogdoches and Nacogdoches County. This brochure is available in English and in Spanish.
Venomous Reptiles of Nacogdoches brochure