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The Place is Argyle: Spring rains bring out snakes

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Lynn Sheffield Simmons

With all the rain we have experienced recently, many wild animals have been displaced and although water snakes like it, the land-kind do not. According to Brian "The Animal Guy" Hall, former town of Argyle animal control officer, said in a 2015 interview that our most common snake is the Texas rat snake and they do not like water. He said this time of the year he found more rat snakes out of the water and near homes.

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