The Rattlesnake is very distinctive in its native environment and the Folkmanis puppet line. Designed with the signature diamond back in browns of the desert, this rattler stretches out to 36 inches, has a movable mouth and a rattle in its tail.
Length Width Height Weight
9" LONG 8" WIDE 4" TALL 2.72 OZ
Puppet Type: HAND PUPPET
Puppet Birthday: 2011 January
Special Features: Movable mouth and tail, 36" long when stretched out.
Facts of Interest:
- The 30 species of rattlesnake range from Canada through South America. By far, the greatest number are to be found in the United States.
- Rattlesnakes are pit vipers. They have a pair of movable fangs on their upper jaw and a heat sensing spot above their nose.
- A rattlesnake vibrates its "rattle" as a warning that it might strike. A snake can usually strike as far as half the length of its body.
- Diamondback rattlesnakes are dangerous and very poisonous. Most other species are not very aggressive.