You use the information in this website at your own risk!
Use of this website
is subject to the "Terms and Conditions" as displayed on this website from time to time.
These may be updated or amended from time to time, and you are advised to
to review them. Your use or continued use of the website
shall constitute your unconditional acceptance of the terms of this disclaimer,
and the "Terms and Conditions" of the website.
No warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, is given
that the contents of the website are error-free or that defects will be corrected.
Nor is any warranty given, whether express or implied, that the server
which makes this website available will be uninterrupted, error-free, or free
of viruses, worms, or other harmful components.
Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, shall
the proprietor of Snakes Alive, be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental,
or consequential damages, including but not limited to, loss of data or
profit, arising out of the use, or inability to use, the information,
products, or services provided on or through this website, even if the
proprietor of Snakes Alive is advised of the possibility of such
In the event that the limitation of liability contained herein
does not apply to you, the liability for any damages, whether in contract or delict,
shall not exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for the specific service or
product from which the claim may have arisen.
All contents of this site are Copyright
© 2013, by Douglas Anderson, all rights reserved. Copyright of contributed
material rests with the respective authors of such material.
Links to this website from other websites
are provided by those websites as independent websites in their own
right and are not connected with Snakes Alive
in any way.
Links on this website to other
websites are provided for informational purposes only. Such links do not
establish any association or responsibility, of any nature whatsoever,
between Snakes Alive and the linked websites.
Trademarks used on this website are used for informational purposes only;
ownership of such trademarks rests with their respective owners.
Snakes Alive will not make any personal
information available to third parties, nor will such information appear
on this website without your consent. Personal information includes email
addresses, physical and postal addresses, names, telephone numbers, or any other
information supplied by prospective buyers.
2. CONSERVATION LEGISLATION
The responsibility for complying with provincial, national, or international
conservation legislation rests expressly with the buyer and not with
Before purchasing, ordering, or booking any
reptiles from this website, please take the necessary steps to ensure
that you will comply with any legal requirements set by prevailing
3. VENOMOUS SNAKES
Snakes Alive does not deal in, or with, venomous snakes
in any way whatsoever.
4. ORDERS AND PAYMENT
4.1 Payment methods
- Payments can be made via EFT or Direct Deposit.
- No cheques are accepted.
- All other orders must be paid for in cash.
The procedure for orders of multiple items is as follows:
1. Email us with the product codes and quantities of everything you want to order.
2. Snakes Alive will e-mail you back with a quote and a special code.
3. If you accept the quote, then simply pay via EFT
or Direct Deposit using the special code as reference.
The procedure for e-mail orders is simple:
1. Place your order.
Alive will email a bank account number to you.
3. Deposit the cash or
make an EFT.
4. The goods will be dispatched / delivered to you.
4.2 Bank deposit slips
Please complete the 'reference' field with the special code we will e-mail with your quote. This helps us to match your payment with
Prices quoted are in South African Rands (ZAR) and apply only
within the borders of the Republic of South Africa.
All prices quoted exclude delivery, postal, or handling charges.
Prices are subject to change without notice.
6. RESERVING STOCK
Stock may be booked or reserved via email subject to the following additional conditions:
A non-refundable deposit equivalent to 50% (fifty percent) of the quoted
price must be paid within 24 (twenty four) hours of the booking request.
Should the required reptile(s) be unobtainable, Snakes Alive
will refund the deposit already paid, or the buyer can choose an
alternative animal of the same value.
7.1 Refund policy
Snakes Alive does not offer any guarantee on reptiles whatsoever. Once purchased, reptiles will not be exchanged or refunded unless Snakes Alive misrepresented details of the reptile sold with regards to sex and species/morph. All hatchlings leave Snakes Alive having fed at least 3 times. All hatchlings to the best of our knowledge are in good health when they leave us. Snakes Alive will NOT refund a reptile that dies whilst in the custody of the buyer unless the buyer can prove, through a full veterinary autopsy report that the snake was in fact ill whilst still in the care of Snakes Alive before it was purchased. Once reptiles are in the buyer's hands, Snakes Alive will not be held responsible under any circumstances for negligence on the buyer's part.
8.1 Delivery, collections and freight
Snakes Alive, where possible, can arrange for you to collect your order at
an agreed upon collection point.
Deliveries in and around Johannesburg can be
undertaken by Snakes Alive at an additional delivery charge.
air freight services can be arranged by mutual agreement.
Snakes Alive will deliver all ordered reptiles in good condition and health
to the agreed collection point, courier service, or other transport service.
From there, Snakes Alive cannot be held responsible for damages incurred, or for the
damage or death of
reptiles in transit.