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snakes on the loose

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Brianj, Apr 26, 2007.

  1. Brianj

    Brianj LawnSite Member
    Posts: 196

    i was weed eating a ditch yesterday and got into a nest of cotton mouth's. i killed 8 of them, i would sling them out with the weedeater and my helper would cut there heads off with a shovel, my client said he had never seen a snake in his yard before. i should have charged combat pay. lol
  2. jsf343

    jsf343 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,767

    hahahaha!! :laugh: You a CRAZY man!! I wouldn't get within 20 ft. of one of those things!!
  3. jsf343

    jsf343 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,767

    by the way do you have any pictures of your 8x20 trailer? I would love to see the side fold out door and this ez storage deal. I am considering an enclosed trailer, probably a 7x 14 or 16.
  4. lawnboy dan

    lawnboy dan LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,712

    brian -since i too am in jax-i can relate and it also scares me just a bit. were these babys? we used to kill them in ditches when doing comm.props all the time. tell me these weret full sized! with the extreme drought -they may be on the move looking for h20
  5. Daneman

    Daneman LawnSite Member
    Posts: 154

    At least they weren't on a plane... lol
  6. PaperCutter

    PaperCutter LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,943

    well, if they were in a ditch... mother effin' snakes in a drain!
  7. tallimeca

    tallimeca LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,229

    F- that!!!!

    I hate snakes!!!
  8. Daneman

    Daneman LawnSite Member
    Posts: 154

    And if it were a railroad crossing, snakes by the train!!!
    And when he hit them with the weedy, the sankes flew like a plane!
    Snakes dont's care, snakes have no shame!

    Groan, I am getting bad!
  9. climber

    climber LawnSite Member
    Posts: 247

    Haha.... That sounds like a fun day.. Last year we had a snake on our dock at my camp and we got the 22 out with bird shot and had a field day... Then we cut it open with and axe and about 6 baby snakes came out... Glad we got her before she reproduced!


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