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Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Nice Snake


Found him sleeping peacefully in the shade of a creosote bush.
Yes, it is a rattlesnake.  What a beauty.



11 comments:

  1. Not something to disturb then. Nice one John.

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  2. You got him very close, he didn't rattle?

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  3. he really is! those scales provide a texture i don't see on our snakes!

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  4. As long as he is sleeping. Don't get too close or make too much noise, John.

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  5. Good eye to spot him. I believe the horny eyes make him a sidewinder.

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  6. Beauty as long as he stays where he is.
    Snakes are not my "thing".
    Great photo though.

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  7. Nice shot, but I'm glad it's just a picture!

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  8. I would not want to surprise him!

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