*NEW* Ultra-Light Mini Hook (LESS THAN 1 OUNCE) 24 inch long Midwests new Ultra-light Mini Hook is a precision machined snake handling tool that will make you feel like a professional! Aircraft grade aluminum and close tolerance machining make this high quality tool the perfect choice for managing difficult snakes in the lightweight class. A matched pair of these ultra lightweight hooks will make even the quickest little snake feel like its sparring with Zorro! This sleek and streamlined tool performs outstandingly on slippery neonates and agile arboreals, even when other hooks may fail. Experienced zookeepers say that this hook is a favorite on aggressive young tree vipers and elapids. And its also excellent for juggling snappy non-venomous species such as tree boas and racers. Weighing in at just under 1 ounce, the Mini Hook has a textured rubber grip that can double as a casual pinner for non-venomous snakes. An attractive anodized red shaft and black hook makes this precision tool pleasing to the eye as well as the hand. The Midwest Mini should be an extremely popular choice for home and professional use. Used with snakes 1 pound or under. Not recommended for heavy bodied adult snakes, or for use on venomous snakes by inexperienced handlers.