Whole Lotta Slithering Going On!

eastern ribbon snake

Right now in northern NJ, USA, baby snakes are plentiful.  Most of our slitherers give birth late summer or early fall.  Here we have an eastern ribbon snake and a couple of northern water snakes.  These shots were taken within the last couple weeks.  I’ve seen many more lately,  but they’re just too quick for me to snap!

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This guy is sporting a brille, or an eye cap. Looks like he may be ready to molt.

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Published by elenacaravela

My world is a wonder of visual candy and foreboding shadow shapes vying every waking moment for my full attention.

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  1. Oh, dear Helen, I’m pining for reptiles. I’m scared of them.
    You are very brave if you’ve photographed. Congratulations.
    The pictures are very beautiful.
    Thank you for sharing.
    Have a wonderful day. Big hugs, Stefania! 🙂

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