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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #200 on: November 21, 2013, 02:51:26 pm »
And as if this thread is not nightmarish enough, this is posted on the WTF thread !

Worst nightmare ever !
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #201 on: November 21, 2013, 02:53:11 pm »
And as if this thread is not nightmarish enough, this is posted on the WTF thread !

Worst nightmare ever !

Thats old news, the Titanic sunk years ago    ;)
 

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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #202 on: November 21, 2013, 03:56:35 pm »
That must be an Iceberg Snake
 

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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #203 on: November 21, 2013, 05:16:28 pm »
Coral Snake, photographed at Kleinzee, Northern Cape
Feisty little bugger!
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« Reply #204 on: November 21, 2013, 09:26:01 pm »
Nice coral snake pics.
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #205 on: November 21, 2013, 09:42:24 pm »
Sorry maar vir my is 'n dooie slang 'n goeie slang
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #206 on: November 22, 2013, 02:07:31 pm »
Cape Wolf Snake - Witsand Kalahari Nature Reserve, Northern Cape.

The Wolf snake is a small, harmless species, but be careful - they resemble the venomous Stiletto Snake. They mainly live underground, so it's quite rare to see them.
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #207 on: November 22, 2013, 02:15:17 pm »
My broer moes nou net 2 slange dood maak.  Een by die hoender hokke en een in die boom by die huis.

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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #208 on: November 22, 2013, 04:38:24 pm »
My broer moes nou net 2 slange dood maak.  Een by die hoender hokke en een in die boom by die huis.




'Moes' ??  >:(
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #209 on: November 22, 2013, 04:45:25 pm »
My broer moes nou net 2 slange dood maak.  Een by die hoender hokke en een in die boom by die huis.




'Moes' ??  >:(

Bet he feels all manly about it... Protecting humanity from the big bad snakes. :dousing:
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"UNDERSTEER" is when you hit the fence with your front wheel.
"OVERSTEER" is when you hit the fence with your rear wheel.
"HORSEPOWER" is how fast you hit the fence.
"TORQUE" is how far you take the fence with you.
 
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #210 on: November 22, 2013, 06:00:51 pm »
My broer moes nou net 2 slange dood maak.  Een by die hoender hokke en een in die boom by die huis.




'Moes' ??  >:(

Bet he feels all manly about it... Protecting humanity from the big bad snakes. :dousing:

JA MOES.... Geen slange naby die hoenderhokke.....

GEEN SLANGE NABY DIE HUIS>

Jammer maar daar is net te veel slange iun daai area.
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #211 on: November 23, 2013, 08:07:53 am »
Fork-marked Sand Snake - Witsand Kalahari Nature Reserve, Northern Cape

Awesome and harmless little snakes, extremely fast over short distances. On the last photo you can clearly see the "tuning fork" pattern on its head that gives this snake its name.

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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #212 on: November 29, 2013, 08:59:23 am »
Mole Snake (Black Morph) - Witsand Kalahari Nature Reserve, Northern Cape.

The meanest of the harmless species, Mole Snakes can deliver a very painful bite that can often need stitches. If you're bitten by a Mole Snake it's important to still get medical attention because although they are non-venomous their bite can easily lead to secondary infection.
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #213 on: November 29, 2013, 09:53:56 am »
Beautiful!  :thumleft:
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #214 on: December 10, 2013, 05:02:59 pm »
He is a big boy - really beautifull!!

Need to find the picture I have of a frog eating a wolf snake ..
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #215 on: December 10, 2013, 05:25:12 pm »
And as if this thread is not nightmarish enough, this is posted on the WTF thread !

Worst nightmare ever !

Release the Kraken!

So, early this morning my FIL (which also stays on the farm) phones, frantically warbling something about a "moerse slang!!!!!!"

I grab the required relocating tools, long braai tongs and burlap sack, and head over to his house.
As I head over to where the snake was last seen, I hand him my phone and ask that he gets ready to take photos of whatever type of snake it might be, as soon as I have it under control.

The snake in question was a rather large Aurora, which was easily caught.

I turn around, snake in hand to pose for a thread photo..................only to find that I have been alone all the time. Bloody outoppie is shit scared of snakes and took his leave, phone in hand, quite urgently.

Snake was successfully released back into nature.................alone.
 

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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #216 on: December 10, 2013, 06:15:39 pm »
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Snake was successfully released back into nature.................alone   :thumleft:
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #217 on: December 11, 2013, 10:24:35 am »
And as if this thread is not nightmarish enough, this is posted on the WTF thread !

Worst nightmare ever !

Release the Kraken!

So, early this morning my FIL (which also stays on the farm) phones, frantically warbling something about a "moerse slang!!!!!!"

I grab the required relocating tools, long braai tongs and burlap sack, and head over to his house.
As I head over to where the snake was last seen, I hand him my phone and ask that he gets ready to take photos of whatever type of snake it might be, as soon as I have it under control.

The snake in question was a rather large Aurora, which was easily caught.

I turn around, snake in hand to pose for a thread photo..................only to find that I have been alone all the time. Bloody outoppie is shit scared of snakes and took his leave, phone in hand, quite urgently.

Snake was successfully released back into nature.................alone.

When it comes to snakes I would have been right there, trying to outrun your FIL    :thumleft:
 

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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #218 on: December 13, 2013, 10:16:22 am »

The snake in question was a rather large Aurora, which was easily caught.


Ah awesome! Auroras must be one of the most beautiful snakes around! High up on my photo wishlist!  :thumleft:
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Re: Snake Photos
« Reply #219 on: December 13, 2013, 12:05:28 pm »
Here is an interesting one.
Cobra eating a Puff Adder.
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