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NF-Lee's Gildor and Frodo

A bear!

Posted on 2011.08.17 at 11:01


mechtild at 2011-08-19 17:50 (UTC) (Link)
You've got to feel sorry for the snake ("I'm just in the wrong place at the wrong time; I just wanted to find some vermin to eat, stuff you don't want in your yard, anyway!"), but you can't have a poisonous -- very poisionous -- snake living at your house. I'd do the same.
maewyn_2 at 2011-08-20 04:50 (UTC) (Link)
I agree entirely. They don't go out of their way to cause fear and mayhem. They're just going about their natural business.

At the time we were in a bit of a dilemma. Do we let it go, and not know where it's hiding? The boys wouldn't have been allowed outside in case they unknowingly got too close to it some time. If it did get away outside our property, would someone else have been in danger?

How do you keep it contained until you found a herpetologist willing to pick it up? We weren't aware of any official authorities that you could contact to take them away back then.

So, we felt that this was the only way for everyone to be safe.
mechtild at 2011-08-20 12:27 (UTC) (Link)
I think you did the right thing.
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