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Cottonmouth moccasin v Yellow Dog and Brown Dog @ OPF 2016-11-29

At the far side of the pond, Yellow Dog spotted a moccasin before anybody else. The small but deadly Agkistrodon piscivorus didn’t stand a chance against the pair of experienced snake wranglers, Yellow Dog and Brown Dog.

Can you see the snake? (Tail, lower left)

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Gretchen and her lizard


She did not like it in the sink.

She likes it fine but where she drinks.

Not with water, it would get wet!

In a glass with leaves, it can’t get out.

 

The lizard didn’t like the leaves.
“I’m a carnivore,” it said.
“Thanks for the water,” and
“Could you let me out to play?”

So we let it out, but it thanked Gretchen first.

-jsq