I came across this little Eastern Milksnake on a dirt road at Gannons Narrows on Pigeon Lake at about 1:30 pm October 2. It is only 6-7 inches long and was stretched out. The dog walked over it and I thought it was dead, but when I bent down to take a picture with my cell phone it coiled up and tried to strike out at me a few times and the tail would move as if it was trying to rattle. Here is a short video of the snake.
May sightings of interest
On May 15, I took these pictures of a beautiful Red-headed Woodpecker that is coming regularly to the feeder behind our house. The bird has visited my neighbours, as well. On May 17, I noticed Read more…