Rat snake

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Magnolia Ducks, May 21, 2019.

  1. Magnolia Ducks

    Magnolia Ducks Crowing

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    Yeah I have a new rat snake. I found him in Minis nest this afternoon. About 3 feet long and an inch around. So glad to have one back.
     
  2. Jpat

    Jpat Free Ranging

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    You like the snake because it keeps away mice and rats?
     
  3. DuckyDonna

    DuckyDonna Crowing

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    omg I'm having a melt down! Just be careful if you've got young ones because they will kill them!
     
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  4. WannaBeHillBilly

    WannaBeHillBilly Crossing the Road

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    You need a coyote-snake or a bobcat-snake! ;)
    Good to hear that you have rat snake again, just stow away those ceramic eggs…
     
  5. Magnolia Ducks

    Magnolia Ducks Crowing

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    Yes I am very happy he is here. After the last one died from eating the ceramic eggs. Rats got in my truck engine. $500 dollars later.... Bring on the snakes
     
  6. Jpat

    Jpat Free Ranging

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    oh jeez

    i cant beleive the snake ate the ceramic egg

    i should eat a few ide feel full all day

    You had to bribe the rats out of the engine with 500$?

    i used to work in an automotive shop i still work on friends and familys vehicals. ive seen squirels and rats do some major damage!
     
  7. Fishkeeper

    Fishkeeper Crowing

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    Oh, poor dummy, it must have smelled the chicken scent on the eggs and gotten confused. If you need fake eggs again, you could try emptying out some eggshells- an empty shell wouldn't hurt a snake that swallowed one.

    I love snakes. Any pics?
     
  8. Magnolia Ducks

    Magnolia Ducks Crowing

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    Should have made pics today. The other snake was much larger but ate two ceramic eggs. After he died, rats ate through the vacuum tubes on the truck affecting the 4 wheel drive.
     
  9. WannaBeHillBilly

    WannaBeHillBilly Crossing the Road

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    Nothing worse than a weasel! They eat the insulation of the cables. Back in Germany the car of one of the neighbors caught fire overnight.
     
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  10. FluffTheDuck

    FluffTheDuck Duck love is recognizable in any language

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    :lau :gig you made me LOL right here right now!!
     

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