Oriental Rat Snake (Ptyas mucosa) - HM 24922
Observed:
2014-02-24 02:13:00
Last Modified:
2014-03-03 03:58:34
Country:
India
State:
Tamil Nadu
District:
Erode
Age:
Adult
Deceased:
Notes:
Received a Rescue call in the noon for an Indian Rat Snake entered into a Cattle Shed. they tried rescuing it without training, knowledge & experience. we advised not to try it again & collected the species from them. we found few injuries & it was bleeding due to rough handling by them. carried the species to local veterinary hospital for treatment, But, it ended in vein. The species died due to neck fracture (Roughly grabbed its neck). After documenting we buried the species.
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