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Snake is a Pro at Playing Dead [VIDEO]

This snake deserves an award for playing dead.

Hognose snakes playing dead is a common defense. Even if you aren’t a fan of snakes this video is still pretty neat. Don’t worry, you’ll be safe just watching.

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The reason this snake has its name is characterized by an upturned snout.

 

At 45 seconds it’s almost comical how the snake curls belly-up. The hognose was more than adamant at proving that it was dead.

I would suggest not trying this with other snakes. Heck, I’m not sure if I would even try it with a hognose snake. Nonetheless, this video was pretty cool.

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Snake is a Pro at Playing Dead [VIDEO]