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Here’s what a rattlesnake looks like

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Ever wondered what a rattlesnake looks like?

Check out these close-ups of a common local Northern Pacific rattlesnake that were photographed on Mount Diablo by Brian Murphy of Walnut Creek, California. Click on each photo to read more information about the snake in the picture. Then click the return arrow to return to this blog.
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Posted on Friday, June 13th, 2008
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Guess what happens when you try to pick up a rattlesnake?

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I spotted this little story on the Associated Press wire this morning:

INGLEWOOD, Calif. — A man is in good condition despite being bitten while trying to pick up a rattlesnake at an Inglewood park.
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Posted on Thursday, June 12th, 2008
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