Critters seen while caching

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This two foot long fellow had his head back so far, his fangs were very noticable.

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Holy crap. And this is why I bought snake boots. 

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My first snake of the year.  About 3 - 4 feet long.  North George Bush Park.

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Awesome, Bert. I love me some owls. And hawks. :)

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Bert, it looks like he wants u to throw him a mouse. I hate it when vipers start begging for food on the walkways.

 

And the next thing you know they're buliding little shelters around cache sites....there goes the neighborhood....

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I was on an FTF run down in Palacios today, and I came across this little cache guardian. He was cute....so cute they even put out a sign just for him. :)

 

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Now another thing to worry about in tall grass besides just snakes. 

 

This is the thing you REALLY have to watch out for out there.... http://coord.info/GC51FBB

 

 

Definitely! I've heard that they are not normally dangerous but very unpredictable. Best to be cautious!

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That thing is harmless, unless you have some boudain on your plate, then watch out!

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That thing is harmless, unless you have some boudain on your plate, then watch out!

We have orders to shoot on sight....

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I'm an easy target.  Just aim at my smile.  :laugh:

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What is that? A Cottonmouth? I should probably know this after putting out that snake series. LOL :uglystupid2:

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What is that? A Cottonmouth? I should probably know this after putting out that snake series. LOL :uglystupid2:

 

Does not appear to be a cottonmouth.  A cottonmouth will have a horizontal black stripe behind the eye, running from the eye to the neck.

 

For a cottonmouth example, go back to the March 1, 2014 post by Baytown Bert, in this thread.

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Man, there's all manner of stuff going on in this photo Bert! Some nice Apple Snail eggs, which is a shame as I think they are considered quite invasive, brought in from the aquarium world. Couldn't help noticing some other stuff on the rock too.Heck, there's probably a message from the Beatles in there somewhere dating back to the 1969! ;)

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A pair of armadillos burst out of the vegatation on the equestrian trail today at Brazos Bend about 2pm. 

 

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