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Do Garter Snakes Eat Chicken Eggs

Do Garter Snakes Eat Chicken Eggs? (It’s Unlikely, Here’s Why)

Garter snakes is the name for a group of small to medium-sized snakes that are commonly found across Northern America. The term encompasses around 35 species of snakes and generally speaking, Garter snakes are harmless and too small to harm chickens or eat chicken eggs. Although Garter snakes do not pose a serious threat to …

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Do Cottonmouths Eat Chicken Eggs

Do Cottonmouths Eat Chicken Eggs? (+ How to Snake-Proof Your Coop)

Cottonmouths are opportunistic feeders, they are known to eat everything from small rodents, mammals, and lizards, to chicken eggs. If a Cottonmouth is able to find a way into your chicken’s coop, there is a good chance they will eat their eggs. On a more serious note, Cottonmouth snakes are also capable of killing and …

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