Cape Snake Rescue

Overcome your fear.

   Sep 22

Slug Eaters

  • Distinct broad reddish brown band running along the centre of the snake, greyish band on either side of the body
  • Smooth scales
  • Underside light coloured with dotted lines
  • When threatened will roll into a tight ‘spiral’, hence it’s common name, tabakrolletjie
  • Average length 30 – 40cm
  • Very useful in gardens
  • Feeds on slugs and snails
  • Unfortunately killed by cats and pesticides

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