FC: Eastern Garter Snake | Gissell Amaro
1: Habitat | Garter snakes are normally found in swamps.They can be found in rocky areas also. They can also be found in the woods. They can also be found in streams near them they can also be found in water areas.they like the wet the mostly spend time in gutters.
2: Food | Garter snakes eat earthworms and salamanders maybe even fish and toads.People hunt Garter snakes a lot. Owls hunt Garter snakes because snakes are there prey.Garter snakes are carnivores they are also omnivores they eat plants and meat things.
3: Characteristics | For original the Garter snake is(3ft) to (3.5) cm.It is a snake that slithers a lot.It is a snake that can be (1cm) for a baby Garter snakes have brown with white stripes.Some have dark black skin with dark brown stripes and on its back and tail.
4: Adaptations | If you pick it up it can bite you, stripes protect the snake. The garter snake has a lot of teeth, the bite can swell up. The garter snake has a blending in process that makes it blend in with its surroundings so it can be a really tricky creature that you can step on.
5: Life Cycle | First the female garter snake gives birth to them. Then they become a young snake. So then it becomes an adult snake and gives birth to its own it it's a female. Then the cycle starts all over again and it starts to be a new snake and new scales and as it gets older it changes sizes.
6: Interesting Facts | Female garter snakes have live young. So that means that their mom has them she doesn't hatch them. Did you know that people keep them as pets? So that means that garter snakes like people. So people have to care for those creatures and live with those creatures.
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