Black Ratsnake Complex (Pantherophis obsoletus) - HM 330610
Observer:
Davis, Jeff
Observed:
2020-08-16 13:42:24
Last Modified:
2021-01-17 20:05:41
Country:
United States of America
State:
Georgia
County:
Fayette
Age:
Adult
Deceased:
no
Notes:
Called to snake in residential garage. Upon arrival, found Gray Rat Snake up on top of pegboard in garage. Captured snake and transported to protected area. Physical exam revealed 47" length, 14.6 oz weight. No signs of injury or illness. Eyes clear and followed movement with each eye. No sign of pre-shed. The abdomin is enlarged and appears to have recently eaten a meal. Snake had a bowel movement of urates and feces during transport, but did not regurgitate recent meal. Snake appeared calm and did not try to strike at all. Snake was released in protected area without incident.
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