Texas Fish & Game

The National News of Texas

February 20, 2019

Box Turtle Battles Rattlesnake

When Diane James walked into her backyard in Post, TX she did not expect to see a rattlesnake. Nor did she expect to see an ornate box turtle killing and eating one. But that is exactly what […]
January 7, 2018

TX Most Dangerous Animals

Texas has abundant wildlife and although animal attacks are rare there are a number that can cause problems for people. Education is the first step in staying safe in the outdoors and this week I thought […]
November 8, 2017

Cottonmouth Vs. Rattlesnake-who wins? (Video)

The two baddest snakes in the South throw down. Who wins? Watch to see.
February 28, 2014

Vintage MONSTER rattlesnake photo

About 25 years ago, someone gave me this photo of a monster rattlesnake allegedly in Texas. While the length on the snake is hard to tell, the girth is definitely impressive. It almost looks like an […]
December 1, 2013

Galveston Courthouse posts rattlesnake warnings

People heading for a South Texas courthouse have been advised to watch where they walk for reptile reasons. Signs posted this week outside the Galveston County Courthouse warn about “Rattlesnakes in Area” and to stay away […]