cottonmouth, also called a water moccasin, is a
poisonous (venomous) snake found in southeastern and south central North
America. They leave one, two, or three puncture marks on the skin, but you
won't always see any marks.
Water moccasins can be up to
6 ft (2 m) long and
If you think you have been bitten by a water moccasin,
call911or other emergency services immediately.
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June 06, 2012
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