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Eastern Garter Snake

T. s. sirtalis

Description:

Brown with some yellow near bottom. Around 8 to 10 inches long. Likes the water and swims well.

Habitat:

The frog pond in my garden and the bricks that surround it.

Notes:

My son noticed this snake yesterday and has been watching for him constantly. It likes the bricks surrounding the pond although my son found him swimming in the pond.

1 Species ID Suggestions

AshleyT
AshleyT 7 years ago
Eastern Garter Snake
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Common Garter Snake


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1 Comment

DrewWalker
DrewWalker 8 years ago

Looks like an eastern garter snake

PaulaHill
Spotted by
PaulaHill

Mashpee, Massachusetts, USA

Spotted on Aug 27, 2012
Submitted on Aug 27, 2012

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