trapped in pond netting rescued by Burnham wildlife carers
carers near Burnham-On-Sea are looking after two snakes that had
to be rescued after getting tangled up in garden netting.
team at Secret World in East Huntspill have been nursing the grass
snakes after they got into difficulty in separate incidents.
World spokeswoman Josie Nott told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Both
the snakes got trapped in netting next to garden ponds - they
like the water in the warm weather and it's easy for them to get
snake was found tangled in a garden in Chedzoy, near Bridgwater,
and the other was brought to us from Bristol on Friday evening
cleaned up their wounds and gave one antibiotics. The wounds looked
bad but he's doing better now after a visit from the vet."
Grass snakes are non-venomous and are found throughout England,
often near water.