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Old 05-14-2018, 10:22 AM
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The old timers used to call the brown water snake a Water Rattler because it'd mimic it's tail like a rattle snake and shake it...but without sound. They reckoned it was a cross breed between a water moccasin and a rattle snake. They get killed a lot because they look so close to the water moccasin. Good way to tell the difference is to look inside a moccasin's mouth.