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This Rattlesnake is a 9-and-a-Half-Foot Hoax

Photo via Facebook/James Simms

According to one sourcePat Long was hog hunting with his son near Midway, Georgia around the first of March, 2013 when he shot an unbelievably big rattlesnake. Well, some things are unbelievable for a reason!

As it turns out, if the person who spread this story were Pinnochio, their nose might be about nine and a half feet long. This story is simply not true.

We are deeply grateful to our Wide Open Spaces readers and Facebook followers for helping us get the right information. Thank you for helping us keep our integrity, and for celebrating your passion for the outdoors with us!

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This Rattlesnake is a 9-and-a-Half-Foot Hoax