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Garter Snake Snacking on Toad - Photo 1 While I was hiking this morning, I spotted this snake with 75% of a toad hanging out of its mouth. The snake was nice enough to let me watch it eat its snack.<br />
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Habitat: Pondside; Mixed forest<br />
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Habitat: Pondside; Mixed forest<br />
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Habitat: Pondside; Mixed forest<br />
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Habitat: Pondside; Mixed forest<br />
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Habitat: Pondside; Mixed forest<br />
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Garter Snake Snacking on Toad - Photo 1

While I was hiking this morning, I spotted this snake with 75% of a toad hanging out of its mouth. The snake was nice enough to let me watch it eat its snack.

Habitat: Pondside; Mixed forest



Garter Snake Snacking on Toad - Photo 2 While I was hiking this morning, I spotted this snake with 75% of a toad hanging out of its mouth. The snake was nice enough to let me watch it eat its snack.<br />
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Habitat: Pondside; Mixed forest<br />
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https://vimeo.com/443468000<br />
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https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99201/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_1.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99203/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_3.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99204/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_4.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99205/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_5.html Common Garter Snake,Geotagged,Summer,Thamnophis sirtalis,United States

Garter Snake Snacking on Toad - Photo 3 While I was hiking this morning, I spotted this snake with 75% of a toad hanging out of its mouth. The snake was nice enough to let me watch it eat its snack. <br />
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Habitat: Pondside; Mixed forest<br />
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https://vimeo.com/443468000<br />
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https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99201/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_1.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99202/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_2.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99204/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_4.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99205/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_5.html Common Garter Snake,Geotagged,Summer,Thamnophis sirtalis,United States

Garter Snake Snacking on Toad - Photo 4 While I was hiking this morning, I spotted this snake with 75% of a toad hanging out of its mouth. The snake was nice enough to let me watch it eat its snack.<br />
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Habitat: Pondside; Mixed forest<br />
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https://vimeo.com/443468000<br />
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https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99201/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_1.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99202/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_2.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99203/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_3.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99205/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_5.html Common Garter Snake,Geotagged,Summer,Thamnophis sirtalis,United States

Garter Snake Snacking on Toad - Photo 5 While I was hiking this morning, I spotted this snake with 75% of a toad hanging out of its mouth. The snake was nice enough to let me watch it eat its snack.<br />
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Habitat: Pondside; Mixed forest<br />
https://vimeo.com/443468000<br />
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https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99201/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_1.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99202/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_2.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99203/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_3.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/99204/garter_snake_snacking_on_toad_-_photo_4.html Common Garter Snake,Geotagged,Summer,Thamnophis sirtalis,United States

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The Common Garter Snake is a snake indigenous to North America. Most garter snakes have a pattern of yellow stripes on a brown or green background and their average length is about 50 cm, maximum about 125 cm.

Similar species: Scaled Reptiles
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Jul 31, 2020. Captured Jul 31, 2020 11:41 in 91 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • f/5.0
  • 1/166s
  • ISO800
  • 100mm