HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: Yt_Nelson
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 2
Overall: 12383

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 199
BOT: 2
Total: 201
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Forums
03: Home
04: Forums
05: Photo Albums
06: Forums
07: Photo Albums
08: Forums
09: Forums
10: Forums
11: Forums
12: Photo Albums
13: Forums
14: Forums
15: Forums
16: Your Account
17: Forums
18: Forums
19: Forums
20: Forums
21: Forums
22: Forums
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Your Account
27: Forums
28: Forums
29: Photo Albums
30: Forums
31: Statistics
32: Forums
33: Forums
34: Photo Albums
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Forums
39: Forums
40: Forums
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Photo Albums
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Your Account
49: Forums
50: Forums
51: Forums
52: Forums
53: Your Account
54: Photo Albums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Photo Albums
59: Photo Albums
60: Forums
61: Photo Albums
62: Forums
63: Forums
64: Forums
65: Forums
66: Forums
67: Forums
68: Forums
69: Forums
70: Forums
71: Photo Albums
72: Photo Albums
73: Photo Albums
74: Photo Albums
75: Forums
76: Your Account
77: Photo Albums
78: Forums
79: Forums
80: Forums
81: Forums
82: Forums
83: Forums
84: Home
85: Forums
86: Photo Albums
87: Photo Albums
88: Forums
89: Photo Albums
90: Your Account
91: Forums
92: Forums
93: Forums
94: Photo Albums
95: Forums
96: Forums
97: Forums
98: Photo Albums
99: Your Account
100: Forums
101: Forums
102: Forums
103: Photo Albums
104: Home
105: Forums
106: Forums
107: Forums
108: Forums
109: Photo Albums
110: Forums
111: Forums
112: Forums
113: Forums
114: Forums
115: Forums
116: Forums
117: Forums
118: Forums
119: Forums
120: Forums
121: Forums
122: Photo Albums
123: Forums
124: Photo Albums
125: Photo Albums
126: Forums
127: Forums
128: Photo Albums
129: Forums
130: Forums
131: Forums
132: Forums
133: Forums
134: Forums
135: Forums
136: Forums
137: Photo Albums
138: Forums
139: Forums
140: Your Account
141: Forums
142: Forums
143: Forums
144: Forums
145: Your Account
146: Forums
147: Forums
148: Forums
149: Forums
150: Photo Albums
151: Photo Albums
152: Forums
153: Home
154: Forums
155: Photo Albums
156: Forums
157: Forums
158: Forums
159: Forums
160: Forums
161: Forums
162: Forums
163: Forums
164: Forums
165: Photo Albums
166: Forums
167: Forums
168: Forums
169: Home
170: Forums
171: Forums
172: Forums
173: Forums
174: Forums
175: Forums
176: Photo Albums
177: Forums
178: Forums
179: Forums
180: Your Account
181: Forums
182: Forums
183: Forums
184: Forums
185: Photo Albums
186: Photo Albums
187: Your Account
188: Forums
189: Forums
190: Photo Albums
191: Forums
192: Forums
193: Forums
194: Photo Albums
195: Forums
196: Your Account
197: Forums
198: Forums
199: Forums
  BOT:
01: Forums
02: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 312
 Pictures: 2417
  · Views: 250234
  · Votes: 1255
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

Snakes
Discussion that doesnt fit other Topics
Go to page Previous  1, 2
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Azar
Member
Member


Joined: Jan 04, 2010
Posts: 228
Location: Utah

PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2017 10:52 am    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

Bushmaster wrote:
Venomous snakes are protected? Who's bright idea was that?

Native snakes are protected in Utah, where we have 6 different species of rattlesnake. You can kill a Great Basin Rattlesnake in self defense and not get fined (they are the most common), but the other 5 can net you $50-$2500 in fines.

If you get caught...
Back to top
View user's profile
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 12817
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2017 2:17 pm    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

tikkat3 wrote:
Great photos Vince
Got to love the green tree frogs
The smallest carpet snakes I have seen here are about 6'
Take care next time you go to step over a fence

Same here Pete. Average length is about 1.5m - 1.8m for the Carpet snakes with Eastern Browns running around the 1m - 1.5m mark...when we see them, although the buggers are around.

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)

Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger
tikkat3
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jul 30, 2006
Posts: 681

PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2017 6:23 pm    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

Lucky here Vince, never seen a brown
Have plenty of Yellow eyed whip snakes and common tree snakes and white crowns
But the pythons can get big
Back to top
View user's profile
dhc4ever
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 26, 2011
Posts: 2202
Location: Ipswich, Queensland Australia

PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2017 7:23 pm    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

I've had 2 of the bloody things in the house at different times, the first one was cranky and doing the cobra thing, the second was staring at me around a corner as I was staring at it around a corner, just after the super human backwards leap with pike I did to avoid stepping on it in my computer room.
No I'm not fond of them.

_________________
Pete

Dont do anything you wont like explaining to the paramedics..............
Back to top
View user's profile
Bushmaster
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 12, 2005
Posts: 10186
Location: Ava, Missouri

PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2017 7:51 pm    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

BANG!! BANG!! Oh damn. Got the computer, but the snake is dead. Just need a shovel.

_________________
I have one nerve left and yer standin' on it...

DEMOCRACY Two wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for lunch...
LIBERTY A well armed sheep contesting the outcome of the vote...
Back to top
View user's profile
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 12817
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2017 8:01 pm    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

Caribou Pete wrote:
I've had 2 of the bloody things in the house at different times...

Was that Carpet snakes mate, or a different type? I have a lot of respect for snakes, but they don't really scare me...although the more venomous, the more respectful I am.

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)

Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger
dhc4ever
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 26, 2011
Posts: 2202
Location: Ipswich, Queensland Australia

PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2017 10:19 pm    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

That was 2 eastern browns.
I'm not real worried by pythons or carpet snakes, browns on the other hand turn me into an Olympic sprinter/gymnast..........
Cranky fricken things.

_________________
Pete

Dont do anything you wont like explaining to the paramedics..............
Back to top
View user's profile
gelandangan
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 07, 2006
Posts: 5648
Location: Sydney Australia

PostPosted: Fri Feb 03, 2017 10:49 am    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

Bushmaster wrote:
BANG!! BANG!! Oh damn. Got the computer, but the snake is dead. Just need a shovel.

You need frying pan - not shovel

_________________
A straight line is the shortest distance between two points.
A smile is the shortest distance between two people.

The government I trust .. is my .45-70 Government.

Do - Not try!


gelandangan.weebly.com/
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
Bushmaster
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 12, 2005
Posts: 10186
Location: Ava, Missouri

PostPosted: Fri Feb 03, 2017 12:37 pm    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

I tried rattle snake once. Note...Once.

_________________
I have one nerve left and yer standin' on it...

DEMOCRACY Two wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for lunch...
LIBERTY A well armed sheep contesting the outcome of the vote...
Back to top
View user's profile
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 12817
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Fri Feb 03, 2017 1:49 pm    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

dhc4ever wrote:
That was 2 eastern browns.
I'm not real worried by pythons or carpet snakes, browns on the other hand turn me into an Olympic sprinter/gymnast..........
Cranky fricken things.

DAMN...Eastern Browns INSIDE !!! That is not good mate. Do you have any idea how they got inside? Might be worth having a look at screen doors etc to make sure there aren't any gaps they can exploit.

Might be time to keep a long handled shovel or a box of .410 loaded with plastic BBs or #10 shot inside.

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)

Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger
dhc4ever
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 26, 2011
Posts: 2202
Location: Ipswich, Queensland Australia

PostPosted: Fri Feb 03, 2017 4:47 pm    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

The old place was a high set built in downstairs, the downstairs back door and garage doors were not a precision fit hence the cat ambushing snake No 1 halfway up the internal stairs.
The new place has screens on everything, the snakes are outside, I'm inside.
And the world is a happy place......

_________________
Pete

Dont do anything you wont like explaining to the paramedics..............
Back to top
View user's profile
hunterjoe21
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Mar 30, 2007
Posts: 1232
Location: North Central Montana

PostPosted: Sat Feb 04, 2017 11:37 pm    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

I always thought I might want to visit Australia some day, but after you guys keep listing all the stuff that wants to kill you, I'm starting to re-think that...

_________________
My 1911 is more effective than your 911.
Back to top
View user's profile
dhc4ever
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 26, 2011
Posts: 2202
Location: Ipswich, Queensland Australia

PostPosted: Sun Feb 05, 2017 9:45 am    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

Oh come on down.
People do get bitten by snakes, usually because they are trying to kill it or they've stepped on it in long grass.
The drop bears are a much bigger problem for tourists, they're always looking down searching for snakes and drop bears attack from above.
Nice place we got here, no pumas or grizzly bears and we serve cold beer.

_________________
Pete

Dont do anything you wont like explaining to the paramedics..............
Back to top
View user's profile
hunterjoe21
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Mar 30, 2007
Posts: 1232
Location: North Central Montana

PostPosted: Sun Feb 05, 2017 11:28 am    Post subject: Re: Snakes Reply with quote

I guess I should work on my Australian accent before I get on the plane...

_________________
My 1911 is more effective than your 911.
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General
Page 2 of 2
All times are GMT - 7 Hours
Go to page Previous  1, 2



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.