Do Snakes Have Hearts?

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Snakes do have hearts. The heart of a snake just as other organs in the snake body are necessarily elongated to fit within the narrow confines of its body cavity.
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Snakes have hearts which are encased in a sac known as pericardium. The heart is located at the bifurcation of the bronchi. A snake's heart is able to move in order to protect the heart from damage mostly when swallowing large prey.
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Snakes have a heart that is enclosed in a sac called a pericardium. A snake's heart is divided into three chambers, i.e. two atria, which receive blood from the ...
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