Snake Park
Snake Park

Mole Snake

Common Name: Mole Snake

Scientific Name: Pseudaspis cana

Diet: The primary food source is golden molesrodents, and other small mammals.

Overview: The mole snake can grow to lengths of up to 2 m.A small head and pointed snout are said to be characteristics of the species.

Reproduction: The mole snake is viviparous, mating takes place in late spring (October), and the female gives birth to usually between 25 and 50 young, with as many as 95 possible.

Conservation Status and Threats: Mole snakes live in the abandoned burrows of other animals. the mole snake can be quite ferocious. Though not venomous, they can cause severe bite wounds. Despite this, they are said to make good pets when sufficiently settled.

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