SNAKE IDENTIFICATION!

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by daisychicken, Aug 5, 2013.

  1. daisychicken

    daisychicken Out Of The Brooder

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    I don't have a picture and I have no clue about snakes! We are located in florida if that helps
    the snake was black was white belly and some brown not perfect trianglish figures on the snakes back It was about 4 feet long or 3 1/2 feet it was sitting in the corner I sprayed it with water and it went away the chickens got close but he didnt attack them It was also about an inch wide please help
     
  2. locoguru

    locoguru Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Probably a black racer!
     
  3. daisychicken

    daisychicken Out Of The Brooder

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    It might be it looked like that but it had brown marks on top
     
  4. locoguru

    locoguru Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. animals1981

    animals1981 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    black racer are terrified of chickens, they dont have any defense or method of killing, even though their name means constriction they are not constrictors like rat snakes, so they are big time spooks and very fast and take off from anything that is bigger than a sparrow.
     
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  6. StupidBird

    StupidBird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Probably just a rat snake. Google black rat snake; there are color variations. These snakes are known for eating poisonous snakes, and chicken eggs. Good to have around the barn for rodents.
     
  7. Jessica Lynn

    Jessica Lynn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is it a Texas Rat snake?
     
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  8. bluejeans

    bluejeans Chillin' With My Peeps

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    went to the website

    the place is crawling with all types of snakes . critters or people dont have a chance

    AND ACCORDING TO THE WEB SITE ADDREES

    The dang things could give ya herpes to


    sell cheap and fast and get out..[​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Aug 7, 2013

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