Snakes Every spring, small towns across the South hold festivals that attract thousands of tourists using animals most people try to avoid: rattlesnakes. Three rattlesnake roundups are held each year in Georgia, but the reptile is quickly losing habitat, and concern for the snake's welfare is slowly creeping into how rattlesnake roundups are run. Peach State Public Radio's Melissa Gray reports from Whigham, Georgia.
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Snakes

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Snakes

Snakes

Snakes

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Every spring, small towns across the South hold festivals that attract thousands of tourists using animals most people try to avoid: rattlesnakes. Three rattlesnake roundups are held each year in Georgia, but the reptile is quickly losing habitat, and concern for the snake's welfare is slowly creeping into how rattlesnake roundups are run. Peach State Public Radio's Melissa Gray reports from Whigham, Georgia.