WATCH: Expect a visit from a slithery serpent or two this time of year

Snake season is upon us, as the weather gets warmer.

This means that residents are more likely to encounter snakes in their garden.

Cape Snake Conservation founder Grant Smith has shared advice for residents who may find themselves in the middle of an unexpected snake encounter.

Read: Don't try kill or catch snakes in your home, warns expert

He paid a visit to the CapeTalk studios and brought a long a corn snake and Cape Cobra, for good measure!

WATCH: Expect a visit from a slithery serpent or two this time of year

Also read: 7 ways to ensure your safety during a snake encounter

Smith explained some of the common misconceptions and frequently asked questions about snake behaviour.

The Cape Snake Conservation is available to help catch snakes which have found their way into homes.

Alternatively, take a listen to the conversation and questions from callers:

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