According to Marshall University, there is an average of 10 to 20 babies in a litter of garter snakes. However, the size of litters runs from seven to 100, varying by the size of the mother snakes. Larger snakes have lar... More » Science Biology Zoology

Snakes can have live births, or they can lay eggs in order to have babies. Snake can reproduce every one to three years, and they can have up to 150 snake babies at a time. More » Pets & Animals Animal Reproduction

Baby garter snakes, or garden snakes, eat mostly worms, small fish and tadpoles in the wild. In captivity, they can be fed worms, small fish and pinkies. More » Pets & Animals Reptiles Snakes
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Snakes that give birth to live babies rather than lay eggs are boas, vipers and garter snakes. Snakes and reptiles that give birth to live young are called viviparous. These types of snakes generally live in colder clima... More » Pets & Animals Reptiles Snakes

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