I’m a North American snake found mainly in Florida and the southeast.

I’m the most common snake to keep as a pet as I’m not very big and I’m very friendly to humans. Humans like us as we keep the rodent population down which is good for farmers. We are sometimes called the Red Rat Snake

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Class

Reptile

Order

Squamata

Food Group

Carnivore

Body Clock

Crepuscular

Average Life Span

In the wild: up to 10 years

In captivity: up to 23 years

Weight

Up to 300g

Length

75 – 180cm

Special Ability

Efficient rodent hunters and lives where they live.

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