Get Help With Oakland Snakes

Oakland snake

If you need help identifying a snake you found in Oakland, just email me a photo or two of the snake, to and I will identify it for you.

NEED EMERGENCY SNAKE REMOVAL? Remember, most of the snakes of Oakland, CA are harmless and good to have around! But if you have a snake situation in which you need help, below are some resources. Examples in which you may want help include:

  • A venomous Oakland snake on your property or in your house
  • A snake stuck inside your home, or pool, or garage, etc.
  • A snake that is aggressive or concerns you in some way
  • A nest of snakes on your property or even in your attic

FREE HELP: Alameda County Animal Control: (925) 803-7040

FREE HELP: Oakland Police Department: (510) 777-3333

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The above listed services might provide free Oakland snake removal, but maybe not. You may have to pay a company. Give the county animal control and police a call, and see. Read our article about:
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