04 July 2016

Eastern Yellow Ratsnake

Found this charming fellow in my backyard.

He was resolutely unafraid of me, even when I got in close to get a shot of his head.

Rat snakes are good-life.

1 comment:

  1. I've owned yellow rat snakes several times in my life, they're more common than the Black Rat in Florida. I've never had a rat snake bite me, even when first captured - - basically, if you're gentle, you can pick them up without getting bitten. King Snakes are a different matter, however, being rather nippy.


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