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This Snake Had A Baby Rat In Its Jaw Until Mother Rat Came (Amazing Video)

A snake is scary to be near to because it's hard to see immediately where it is going and where it will strike next. Moreover, you are unsure whether the snake would be venomous or not.

However, both animals and humans have to face snakes when life is at stake. So, how does one build the courage to do the unthinkable? Check out the story below!


This Snake Had A Baby Rat In Its Jaw Until Mother Rat Came (Amazing Video)

This Snake Had A Baby Rat In Its Jaw Until Mother Rat Came (Amazing Video)

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Snakes are found almost everywhere in the world, except in Antarctica.

Snake Having A Baby Rat In Its Jaw

Likewise, there are many kinds of snakes in each region. In fact, there are also sea snakes that thrive in the regions of the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean.

However, all snakes are known to be carnivorous.

Snake Having A Baby Rat In Its Jaw

This means that they can be considered as hypercarnivores, which are animals that have a diet composed of at least 70 % meat.

Snakes eat lizards, birds, eggs, fishes, insects, and even other snakes.

Snake Having A Baby Rat In Its Jaw

One interesting thing they do is that they have to swallow their prey whole since they cannot bite them and divide them into smaller pieces.

In addition, rats are also eaten by snakes.

Snake Having A Baby Rat In Its Jaw

If a human owns a pet snake, it will likely be fed with a rat. In the wild, the same thing also happens.

Basically, rats should always be wary of any nearby snakes.

Snake Having A Baby Rat In Its Jaw

And if a snake is a small python or an actual rat snake, then mice will always be on the menu.

But what happens if the mother's baby rat was taken by a snake?

Snake Having A Baby Rat In Its Jaw

This is what was luckily caught on video and became viral quickly.

It looked like the snake successfully took the baby rat, but something great happened.

Snake Having A Baby Rat In Its Jaw

Immediately, the mother rat chased the snake to save its baby.

It was a relatively short yet quick battle with a life at stake.

Snake Having A Baby Rat In Its Jaw

The snake already had the baby rat in its mouth, but it was not going to end that way.

The mother rat successfully saved its baby from the snake.

Snake Having A Baby Rat In Its Jaw

What is more amazing is the fact that the mother rat chased the snake that was trying to run away.

Check out the full video of the rescue attempt below!

What do you think? Isn't the mother awesome because she risked her life against a snake that was much bigger than her?

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