They have long, cylinder-shaped narrow bodies, variations in color, no appendages and small heads. Some species have elongated, grooved teeth in the back of the upper jaw. The colubrids live in woodlands, wetlands, and grasslands.
Who’s at the Zoo: Florida Pine Snake, Gray- Banded Kingsnake, and Chicago Garter Snake
Our snake exhibit is currently closed as we prepare for the exciting changes coming with Size, Speed & Venom: Extreme Snakes opening May 25
Everyone has the power to help save wild things and wild places. That power is your individual voice, your awareness and your actions. So in addition to visiting the Zoo and meeting our animal ambassadors, here are a few simple suggestions that will help save their counterparts in the wild.
Look no further. Connect with our amazing animals and learn about the wild places they come from.