Triple layers of bite resistant material which effectively prevents any snake managing to bite and inject venom.
Although not guaranteed to be puncture proof, our gloves are puncture resistant and trusted by many experts.
Venom Defender animal handling gloves are intended as an extra line of security and should not be taken as a substitute for good handling techniques.
They come in three sizes small (a ladies hand), medium (average man) and large (biggish male hand). They are best quite snug for control, unlike all the other types of these we have seen you can move your fingers and manipulate.
Take a look at the links which show what these can do. In our view they should be compulsory for any site keeping venomous snakes (DWA or zoo) or vets treating them. Even if you prefer not to use gloves, think of the emergency situation!
Venom Defender animal handling gloves have been successfully tested on highly venomous snake species such as King Cobra, Black Mamba, Gaboon Viper, Rattlesnake, Australian Elapids as well as Pit Vipers and True Vipers
Venom Defender animal handling gloves may also assist in protecting against serious laceration injuries that bites from large snakes such as Reticulated Python, African Rock python, Boas and Anacondas can inflict.
Venom Defender gloves may also provide protection against the bites and scratches of large lizards such as Nile Monitor Lizard and Iguana.
Working safely with our gloves will make all interactions a pleasure for you and your reptile.
Even though the product-name suggests that these are to be used as a means of protection against venomous snakes and other reptiles, its’ incredible protection combined with superb dexterity ensures that these gloves lend itself extremely well as a useful product for handling a wide range of other animals too;
Venomous Snakes & Constrictors
Cats & Dogs
Other sharp toothed mammals
Animal Welfare is a main feature of this product as when the handler feels safe and secure, the animal becomes less stressed.
Venom defender have recently joined BIAZA membership (British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums).
Venom Defender animal handling gloves are machine washable and sanitizable, and can be repeatedly washed and reused.