Tag Archives: Pigs

Outdoorsmen Beware – Rattlesnakes Not Rattling

Click image to enlarge

We have killed 57 rattlesnakes on two separate ranches this year. 24 @South bend & 33 @ Murray , since mid May. Not one has rattled! We provoked one fair sized boy with a stick and he coiled & struck at the stick a couple of times before he buzzed up and rattled. The purpose of this explanation is that I have been hearing the same from fellow ranchers and hunters in regards to the lack of warning from rattlesnakes.
I had lunch with a friend today and he offered a theory about the fact that these buggers aren’t rattling anymore. Continue reading →