India, China, Malayasia, Indonesia, Philippines
Location in the Zoo
Reptiles and Amphibians Building
Cool Animal Fact
The king cobra is the longest of all venomous snakes in the world; they frequently reach 13 feet long, and the world record is 18 feet!
How we Help Save Them
- The Zoo provides support for our conservation partners at the Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society to reach people in India with information on snakes through programming and local press campaigns.
- The Zoo provides support for local forest department staff in India to participate in a training in snake identification, snakebite management, and rescue protocols to protect snakes like King Cobras and communities.
- The Zoo provides support for supplies so that king cobras can be rescued from villages and relocated safely.
How You Can Help
Donate to help save King cobras in the wild.