Baby King Brown snake takes its first breath

Published January 25, 2016 31,140 Plays

Rumble / Wild WildlifeThis is such a precious moment caught on tape! The Australian Reptile Park released priceless footage of a tiny King Brown snake that had just hatched. They were able to record its first breath. This King Brown snake is already a celebrity and it doesn't even know it! The snake gets its first few moment of life on tape, awesome! Credit to the park's head of reptiles and venom, 'Billy Collett' and 'The Australian Reptile Park.

The King Brown snake is also known as the mulga snake and it actually belongs to the black snake family. Some of these snakes will reach a length of over 2.5 meters. They like to eat other reptiles including other snakes and lizards. Sometimes they will eat birds, mammals and frogs. They also live in all of Australia except the east and south coastal areas.

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