The Disappearing Snake Trick

Here’s an eastern milk snake (Lampropeltis triangulum triangulum) crawling along the base of the front wall of my house. Notice the “V” on the back of its head, which helps to identify this species.

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The snake sees a crack between the wall and the concrete slab of the patio.

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What treasures might be down that crack? It’s worth investigating.

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As the cavers say, “It goes!”

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So long!

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