Sidewinder snakes vary greatly in size and weight. The smallest sidewinders weigh as little as 2 ounces; the largest weigh up to 1 pound. The three subspecies of sidewinder snakes differ mainly in size. More » Pets & Animals Reptiles Snakes

Coyotes can weigh 20 to 50 pounds. These animals are a part of the dog family, and they easily adapt to different living environments. Coyotes live in almost all parts of North America, surviving in cities, forests and m... More »

A healthy, sexually mature, emerald tree boa weighs at least 40 ounces if male and at least 50 ounces if female. Emerald tree boas are sexually dimorphic, and males are smaller than females throughout adulthood. More »

All species of snakes are carnivores, or meat eaters. Most snakes eat rats and birds, but some of the larger species can eat deer and other larger animals. Small snakes eat invertebrates, such as insects. More »

Garden snakes, also known as garter snakes, are thin with long stripes down the spine and along the side, growing anywhere between two to four feet in length. The color varies. Usually garter snakes have dark, earth-tone... More »

A basilisk is a mythical creature said be the king of the snakes. It has the reputation of being the most poisonous creature on earth. Just looking at the basilisk snake brings about death, according to the legend. More »

Garter snakes are slender to moderately built snakes that usually have three yellowish or greenish stripes running the length of their bodies. They average 23 to 30 inches long and have ridged scales. Their heads are wid... More »