When someone working at an animal care facility wanted to check on mamma snake’s eggs, he missed his short window of opportunity.
Because he was too late, she caught on and quickly came to the defense of her unborn babies. Although he meant no harm, this mother snake goes into full-defense mode.In the clip below, you’ll see the yellow snake coiled around her batch of eggs.
As soon as she realizes the man is trying to steal her eggs, she becomes protective and lashes out. See video evidence of why you should never try to touch a mother snake’s eggs.
After realizing that the mamma snake isn’t about to let him take her eggs, she coils up and strikes. Her first to attacks miss. But she is a large snake and her range is quite long.