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Big snake in the yard

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by cutman2000, Oct 5, 2012.

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  1. 4 seasons lawn&land

    4 seasons lawn&land LawnSite Gold Member
    from NY
    Posts: 3,587

    how do not get bit if they are so common?
     
  2. ztman

    ztman LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,007

    snakes are every where, you may just not see them. you can still be afraid of them, but no need to fire a client. if you fire a client every time you see a snake, practice "would you like fries with that"
     
  3. cgaengineer

    cgaengineer LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 15,782

    Seriously?

    This is me removing a copperhead from my parents lawn...and releasing it.

    http://www.lawnsite.com/showthread.php?t=387305&highlight=copperhead
     
  4. cgaengineer

    cgaengineer LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 15,782

    No shat!!

    Dropping an account for a snake? Does the OP have any idea of how many snakes he doesn't see?
     
  5. OakNut

    OakNut LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,051

    I'll take any number of snakes over a fresh pile of dog sh!t any day.
     
  6. KrayzKajun

    KrayzKajun LawnSite Fanatic
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    Amen to that!
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  7. larryinalabama

    larryinalabama LawnSite Fanatic
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    Funny I saw a snake tody while cutting grass, I dont thin it was a posion snake so I left him alone.

    I dont like snakes at all, all snakes that like to come close to my living quarters are likley to get killed..

    Last month I killed a rattle snake as big around as my arm, my cat was stering him down whil the snake was coiled up, that wsnt much fun
     
  8. cutman2000

    cutman2000 LawnSite Member
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  9. cgaengineer

    cgaengineer LawnSite Fanatic
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    Size doesn't matter really..the snake you saw was non poisonous. The one in the thread above is venomous.
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  10. GreenI.A.

    GreenI.A. LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,132

    If your wife or girlfriend told you that she was just trying to be nice and not hurt your feelings.


    Op, I'm with you. There's no use for snakes, I would rather deal with all the rodents they eat instead.
     

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