What to do if you encounter a snake in your home or garden. 1. Do not try to catch or kill it. 2. Walk away from it slowly but keep an eye on it. 3. If safe take a photo to text to us. 4. Keep your pets safely away from it. 5. If the snake is inside the house, close the door of the room it is in and place a towel under the door to prevent it from exiting. 6. Call us to have it removed.