What Eats Rattlesnakes?

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Several different animals will eat rattlesnakes. A few of these are owls, large hawks, roadrunners, and king snakes. A king snake can eat a rattlesnake that is the same size as itself.
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The main predators to rattlesnakes are hawks, eagles, and other birds of prey. These can attack from above and catch the snake off guard.
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Hawks, eagles, and other snakes prey on rattlesnakes. Kingsnakes earned their name because they prey on and eat other snakes such as rattlesnakes.
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Rattlesnakes eat lizards and small rodents such as ground squirrels, small rabbits, rats
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You can identify rattlesnakes by their markings. Rattlesnakes come in a variety of patterns, colors and sizes. Rattlesnakes can appear as brown, yellow, pink or gray. Markings on
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Rattlesnakes do have some natural predators. Eagles, short-eared owls, and some hawks will kill and eat rattlesnakes. King snakes also prey on rattlesnakes. You can find more information here: http://www3.northern.edu/natsource/REPTILES/Prairi1.htm
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