Western Rattle Snake
Western Rattle Snake Habitat
The Western Rattle Snake is considered a generalist and is not very picky at all on the habitat. The snake is commonly found all along the Great Plains extending from Canada all the way down to Texas and the northern parts of Mexico. They enjoy warm weather, with rocky and sandy areas with some shrubs to curl up in the shade when it's to hot. The Western Rattle Snake has a wide variety of prey including small mammals such as mice, prairie dogs, rabbits, squirrels, etc.