Rattlesnakes Are Just as Dangerous Dead or Alive

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Rattlesnakes Are Just as Dangerous Dead or Alive

Post by Jim_b » Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:12 pm

After receiving bite from decapitated Western diamondback, Texas man required 26 doses of antivenom

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Re: Rattlesnakes Are Just as Dangerous Dead or Alive

Post by CarmineH » Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:27 am

That like straight out of horror movies. Glad the guy survived. How does science explain this? Is it just nerves or is the head of the snake still alive for a while after it gets severed from the body?

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