Spiders and Snakes https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/ Spiders and Snakes Poised to strike! Bull snake in Northeast Montana, ready to strike. Currently on display, 1650 Gallery, Echo Park, LA, California. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146929019 146929019 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184248546 184248546 Defensive posturing. NE Montana Bull Snake, coiling in defense. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146929020 146929020 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184248553 184248553 Charlotte Orb weaver spider takes up residence among garden tomatoes. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146929021 146929021 Charlotte NE Montana Orb Weaver spider, hangs in her web.S https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146929022 146929022 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=185250991 185250991 The mark of Zorro? Charlotte, tending her web in NE Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146929023 146929023 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147122544 147122544 Bull snake comes to visit! Bull snake, Mccone county, Northeast Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154338090 154338090 Face-to-face. Bull snake, NE Montana, Mccone County. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154338091 154338091 Eye-to-eye. Bull snake smile, Northeast Montana, McCone county. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154338104 154338104 That is some tongue! Bull snake's black tongue, Mccone county, Northeast Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154338103 154338103 "Tasting" the air. Bull snake checks for threats, McCone County, NE Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154338092 154338092 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166518703 166518703 Scaredy cat. Bull snake raises its "hackles", Northeast Montana, McCone County. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154338412 154338412 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=158886784 158886784 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=158886786 158886786 Posturing. Bull snake, feeling threatened. McCone County, Northeast Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154338093 154338093 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=158886787 158886787 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603909 163603909 Guts! Hog nose snake, dining on toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603910 163603910 Rear view Toad appears larger than the snake! Hog nose snake, dining on toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603911 163603911 Meal of toad. Hog nose snake, dining on toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603912 163603912 Can it be done! Hog nose snake, dining on toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603913 163603913 Unhinging the jaws? Hog nose snake, dining on toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603914 163603914 Working his way through the toad. Hog nose snake, dining on toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603915 163603915 Eye contact. Hog nose snake, dining on toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603916 163603916 Artful feet. Hog nose snake finishes its meal of toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603921 163603921 Whoa! Hog nose snake, dining on toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603917 163603917 Is it even possible? Hog nose snake, dining on toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603918 163603918 Frog legs, anyone? Hog nose snake, dining on toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603920 163603920 One bite left... Hog nose snake finishes its meal of toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603922 163603922 The last bite... Hog nose snake finishes its meal of toad along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603923 163603923 The great escape. Snake attempts to climb the sandstone rock but cannot make tight "turns" due to a bulging belly. Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603924 163603924 Path of least resistance. Hog nose snake moves off to digest along the shores of Fort Peck Lake, Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163603925 163603925 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147122547 147122547 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147122860 147122860 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147122546 147122546 https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147122862 147122862 Snake trail? What else could have made this trail? Missouri river Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=155264786 155264786 What snake tracks look like.... Meandering snake, perhaps a bull snake, crossing the Missouri shoreline sands. Northeast Montana. https://www.kittykolden.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=155264769 155264769