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Gray Ratsnake

Pantherophis spiloides


Five foot long ratsnake with dirt on its chin.


Found crossing dirt road.


Moved it safely off the road just as a car was coming from the opposite direction.

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LisaPowers 8 years ago

Thank you rams4D and Pradeep Kumar! Love my snake friends!

LisaPowers 8 years ago

A wildlife center or animal control are probably good bets.

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 8 years ago

Thank you so much Lisa, I guess we need training. In that case,maybe seek help from somebody? Like wild life centre,police,animal control?

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 8 years ago

Nice shot!

LisaPowers 8 years ago

Hi Hema,
I have a special snake hook that I use to safely move them and for larger venomous species, I have a set of special snake tongs that I have been trained to use properly.

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 8 years ago

Hi Lisa,how do you move snakes?

rams4d 8 years ago

Great picture

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Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Jun 5, 2014
Submitted on Jun 20, 2014

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