Deadly Escape Artist Snake Breaks Away From Snake Catcher

An Australian snake catcher struggled to capture a "ridiculously" feisty eastern brown snake at a home in Moreton Bay, Queensland, recently released https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=2527852577394088 video shows. Video by Sunshine Coast Snake Catchers 24/7 first shows a quick clip of the moment the snake escapes snake catcher Giffo. It then shows Giffo tracking down the snake to a corner of a shed. He manages to grab the snake again. After Giffo manages to catch the snake for a second time, he carefully places the snake inside his bag and knots it up. He then relocates the reptile to nearby bushland. As he releases the wily snake, Giffo admiringly calls it a "professional." The eastern brown snake is the https://www.australiangeographic.com.au/topics/wildlife/2012/07/australias-10-most-dangerous-snakes/ second-most venomous snake in the world and is responsible for https://au.news.yahoo.com/warning-over-deadly-mistake-as-snake-season-spikes-very-dangerous-002229781.html half of all snake-related deaths each year in Australia. (Footage by Stuart McKenzie/Sunshine Coast Snake Catchers 24/7/Storyful via Getty Images UGC)
An Australian snake catcher struggled to capture a "ridiculously" feisty eastern brown snake at a home in Moreton Bay, Queensland, recently released https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=2527852577394088 video shows. Video by Sunshine Coast Snake Catchers 24/7 first shows a quick clip of the moment the snake escapes snake catcher Giffo. It then shows Giffo tracking down the snake to a corner of a shed. He manages to grab the snake again. After Giffo manages to catch the snake for a second time, he carefully places the snake inside his bag and knots it up. He then relocates the reptile to nearby bushland. As he releases the wily snake, Giffo admiringly calls it a "professional." The eastern brown snake is the https://www.australiangeographic.com.au/topics/wildlife/2012/07/australias-10-most-dangerous-snakes/ second-most venomous snake in the world and is responsible for https://au.news.yahoo.com/warning-over-deadly-mistake-as-snake-season-spikes-very-dangerous-002229781.html half of all snake-related deaths each year in Australia. (Footage by Stuart McKenzie/Sunshine Coast Snake Catchers 24/7/Storyful via Getty Images UGC)
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