Be careful out there!
Danger is all around.
Just be mindful, your never alone in the desert.
If you appear to be a threat, some residents will strike first.
Here's a Western Diamondback (Coontail)
If the venom don't kill ya the hospital bill will.
Antivenom is 3 - $6,000.00 a dose and it takes anywhere from
8 to 20 doses to treat a bite. That doesn't even include the rest of the bill.
Treatment can run $30,000.00 to more than $100,000.00 depending on the amount
of venom injected and the hospital involved.
Notice Rich has his snake guards on while drywashing.
Not a bad idea.
This Mohave Green was watching us from under a rock.
Not sure what kind of rattlesnake this one is but once it got into the
grass it became hard to see.