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The warmer weather had them out this afternoon #8215980 03/26/21 11:58 PM
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I had just sat down in my blind hoping to find a hog when I looked out the window to two pretty good sized rattlers on the rocks. I managed 3 of the 4 laying there. The fourth made it into a hole. The biggest was about 4 1/2 ft.
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Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8215987 03/27/21 12:04 AM
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Definitely snake boot time! The buzz bugs are out and around, so step carefully and watch where you step!!

Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8215990 03/27/21 12:05 AM
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I hate snakes! peep

Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8215993 03/27/21 12:08 AM
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Nice photos of the snakes alive.

Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216006 03/27/21 12:16 AM
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Its that time of the year, turkeys and snakes


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Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216020 03/27/21 12:29 AM
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Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216048 03/27/21 12:49 AM
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Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216184 03/27/21 02:38 AM
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Great pics


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I plowed mules.
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I did build a cabin. Aka the brokeback shack.

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Another good reminder for snake boots, caution, awareness, rat shot, etc. Man I hate those suckers.


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Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216330 03/27/21 05:11 AM
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Good job, Thank you!


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Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216397 03/27/21 11:11 AM
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Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216523 03/27/21 01:40 PM
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Great pics sir

Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216584 03/27/21 02:34 PM
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I think I would strongly consider moving my blind. walking

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Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216721 03/27/21 05:35 PM
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Nearly stepped on this one. [Linked Image]

Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216734 03/27/21 05:59 PM
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Hard pass.


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Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216740 03/27/21 06:04 PM
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Only good snake is dead snake.

Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: Erny] #8216757 03/27/21 06:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Erny
Nice photos of the snakes alive.

yep, I know some people have to kill, thats a den, will be there next year


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Can of gas and a match


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saw my first snake of the year in the pasture, thankfully not a rattler, just a harmless snake

Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216814 03/27/21 07:45 PM
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Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8216971 03/27/21 11:16 PM
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Went back today with snake boots and shovel. I found 6 more in the same area.
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Nasty, nasty. Be careful doing that, especially if you're by yourself.

Re: The warmer weather had them out this afternoon [Re: westtexaswatkins] #8217030 03/27/21 11:56 PM
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Good job. I assume you are going back again tomorrow.



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