Rare two-headed copperhead snake caught on tape - Internet reacts

Rare two-headed copperhead snake caught on tape - Internet reacts

A rare snake was found in Virginia, USA and it was one of those moments when you have to look twice before you believe your eyes. The wild copperhead snake has 2 heads - a rarity less likely to happen than you winning the lotto.

PAY ATTENTION: Click "See First" under the "Following" tab to see Briefly news on your News Feed!

Imagine walking in your garden and almost stepping on a 2-headed snake - that means 4 fangs, not just 2. That's exactly what happened on the 20th of September.

An American saw the snake and quickly grabbed a camera to film it before calling the authorities.

2-headed snakes are extremely hard to find in the wild, according to a report by TimesLIVE.

The Virginia Department of Game and Fisheries shared on social media that the snake is being taken cared of by people with experience with venomous snakes.

PAY ATTENTION: Save mobile data with FreeBasics: Briefly is now available on the app

READ ALSO: Leaked memo reveals Thabo Mbeki opposed to divisive ANC land reform policy

While most people reacted by saying if they found the snake they would not have hesitated to kill it, others were happy to see the snake taken care of.

@Eleghent - That’s amazing-very cool
@RadioStormRyan - Name it Fluffy
Amanda Logan Wareing - Thank you for caring for this snake. I appreciate it, and I appreciate whoever found it and chose to spare it’s life and call y’all instead.
Maegan Straughan - This is amazing and beautiful creature. Glad it is being taken care of!
QuickMix - it's real but rare as a lottery ticket

Do you have news that might interest us? Message us on our Facebook page and we could feature your story.

To stay up to date with the latest news, download our news app on Google Play or iTunes today.

Watch the silly video: Chike Decided to Open a Zoo and check out what else is going on at Briefly South Africa's YouTube channel.

Source: Briefly.co.za

Related news
5 painful ways women hurt men: “Cheated on me with dad”

5 stories men shared - most painful things women did to them

5 painful ways women hurt men: “Cheated on me with dad”
Mailfire view pixel