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While it’s true that most snakes aren’t considered poisonous, there definitely are poisonous snakes, with poison for their predators and venom for their prey.

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Comments 1221 Comments

MossyGolem
Snek, Nope Ropes, and Danger Noodles. These... Things. Are Toxic.
A Pink Poodle
Did I read that right? POISONOUS snakes??
Brandon Chong
Am I that friend? 🤔
Jason Irelan
Roses are red
Violets are blue
Snakes are cool
And so are you.have fun
Take care and God loves you.
sef man
Mind blown.
Will DaWild
Wow that was informative
i like fish bro
Im that friend
Spline Reticulator
One time I accidentally rubbed up against some venom ivy. That was not fun.
Daniel Wilson
On the topic of venomous snakes not going out of their way to bite you, I'm lead to wonder about what exceptions there might be, especially in light of tales I've heard of sidewinders sufficiently territorial as to chase armed servicemen quite a distance, and at speed. A stark contrast to the rattlesnake and cobra technique of trying very, _very_ hard to warn a person away before wasting precious food-immobilizing juice.
José Luis Nieto Enríquez
"They don't make it, they pick it up from the toads they eat, and they might know when they're poisonous"... mind-blown!
IB_M1
I`m that frend.
AvatarCritic
Poisonous AND Venomous? Too OP. Please nerf
Julie Labelle
Great video, thank you for sharing.
Benton Pickens
Dude, you forgot Hognose snakes. They are both venomous and poisonous too.
Typical Ukraine
I get pissed when someone says that Venom and Poison is the same thing. Yes, they can both be harmful, but they are V E R Y different.
Wes Anderson
Venom, or, poison??? My second X had both in abundance....No joke⚫️
CroxlD
Toxin, venom, poison how many word do you have this?
English is sometimes a very interesting language.
SlingbladeJim
Now that was interesting........................thank you.
CIA
"You're venomous poison running through my veins"



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