Yesterday while photographing blooms this fella was in on a Packrat nest and his oh so tiny rattles I could hardly hear when he asked me to leave.
This is the Diamondback and wants nothing to do with humans.
This is the first one I have seen all season and you know how much land I cover.
First a picture why you go slow and know where your feet are landing at all times.
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Note the Cholla spines around its mouth!!!
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After his weak rattle warning this is how you see most Rattlecritters---from the rear.
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