THE persecution and uncomfortable wariness most of us have when it comes to snakes possibly started with the tempting of an apple and the eviction from Eden.
Since then it’s been a downhill battle for snakes and their popularity – deserved or not.
It’s that time of year again where we need to be aware that snakes become more active as they look to feed and find a mate after their winter slumber.
Backyard incursions are common as they investigate sheds and gardens where they are generally looking for mice and the like.
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