Caramel Pastel

meowlex: Hi, there! I know this is kind of unorthodox, but I was hoping you could relay this message to your followers. There's a petition going to the White House fighting the cruelty that goes on at annual Rattlesnake Roundups - youtube(.)com/watch?v=1mz9IvJ8i_Q) and the injustice the animals are suffering. If anyone could take a minute to fight for the rights of these creatures it would be much appreciated. - petitions(.)whitehouse(.)gov/petition/end-cruelty-rattlesnake-roundups/thSpCjrN

This is an East African Gaboon Viper (Bitis gabonica). There is also a West African variety that gets a little bit larger with more pronounced nasal horns and a single strip under the eye instead of two. Gaboons have the record for having the longest fangs of any venomous snakes.

Ball Python


Morelia Spilota Cheynei Close-up
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