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Texas Rat Snake

Texas Rat Snake


Species group:
 Corn and Rat Snakes

Other name: Texas Ratsnake, Chicken Snake, Lindheimer

Scientific name: Elaphe obsoleta lindheimeri

Range/Habitat: The Texas Ratsnake is found
throughout Texas, southeastern Louisiana, southwestern Mississippi, south-central Kansas and south-central Oklahoma. Their common habitat is farmland, wooded areas, swampland, wetlands, and suburban areas where rodents can also be found.

Reviews
Owners say:
Wonderful:
voracious appetite, beautiful snake
Challenging:
nippers, vicious bitters, beginners, snakeproof room, strong powerful snake, Cage aggression
Interesting:
Texas leucistic ratsnake, free roaming time
Overall review
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4.2 (10)
Iamangel
Texas Rat SnakeWe acquired Roadie when he was run ove...
Review by: Iamangel (12) updated 26 days ago
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5.00
2 photos
findiviglio
inter-breeds with related species and subspecies. It...
Review by: findiviglio (104) January 23, 2016 16:20
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4.00
RobWedderburn
The Leucistic Texas Rat Snake is one of the most beau...
Review by: RobWedderburn (84) December 07, 2015 14:34
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
NomadMorgan
Mine is a leucistic rat snake, since I do enjoy the w...
Review by: NomadMorgan (34) July 01, 2015 17:58
  • Currently 100
4.00
1 photo
Southernemma
When I found a Texas (leucistic) ratsnake at a local ...
Review by: Southernemma (21) September 16, 2013 11:44
  • Currently 100
4.00
1 photo
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Leucistic Texas Rat Snake Eating a Sma...
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Feeding (2 videos)
Texas Rat Snake
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Texas Rat Snake: Reptile Repatriation
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Habitat (2 videos)
Leucistic Texas Rat Snake!
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Interesting defensive behavior in Texa...
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