The weather in Nairobi is currently ideal for snakes: lots of rain and sunshine make for a potential active snakes. There are many varieties, venomous or not, which can lurk in the bushes, the water, and any hiding space in and around your house.
As lots of dogs love spending time outdoors, the chance they can meet a snake is real.
Recognising the the signs your pet has been bitten
So what should you do when your dog gets bitten by a snake?