The anaconda and other large constrictors are more than large and aggressive enough to kill and eat an adult human by strangulation or constriction, crushing the life from their prey and then swallowing it whole. Anacond... More »

Snakes are carnivorous reptiles that typically eat animals, but there are some varieties capable of eating spiders. Snakes are considered zoophagus because of their eating habits. This means that their diets consist of a... More »

Coral snakes eat other smaller snake species, as well as their own kind, frogs and lizards. Coral snakes are venomous creatures though their venom rarely causes death in humans as long as the bite victim is treated promp... More »

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The anaconda has the ability to consume a child or an adult with a thin-frame, but these occurrences are rare and there is little evidence to support them. The anaconda is able to swallow large prey due to its elastic ja... More »

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The diet of a baby rattlesnake includes small lizards and small rodents and is similar to that of an adult rattlesnake, only differing in the size of the prey. Like adult rattlesnakes, juveniles only eat live prey. More »

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Snakes survive by hunting for prey, either by biting and injection of venom or through the process of constriction, and by mating to propagate their species. Many species of snake in areas where temperatures get especial... More »

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An anaconda eats birds, reptiles and mammals. Its diet consists of capybara, deer and turtles, as well as other types of prey. More »