Rat snake unstuck 2022-05-26

This rat snake was stuck on the sticky traps.

[Thanks for the olive oil]
Thanks for the olive oil

Fortunately, vegetable oil softens the glue and the snake writhed free.

Didn’t seem in any hurry to go anywhere.


We caught I think four pack rats on these traps so far.

[Get the jaw back in place]
Get the jaw back in place

But none in weeks, so maybe we got all the pack rats, finally.