Here's What a Snake Looks Like After Eating Two Golf Balls

By Jon Ackerman
Friday March 21st, 2014 11:22 am EDT

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Cruising around earlier this week on Jekyll Island, Ga., a rat snake was just seeking out some food. So he ventured into a chicken coop to grab a few eggs.

Problem was, he swallowed two golf balls instead.

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Snakes are far from a man’s best friend, but the people who found the snake were kind enough to take it to the Sea Turtle Center, where it underwent surgery. Veterinarians cut the golf balls out and are monitoring the reptile to make sure infections don’t creep in.

When the snake gets out, maybe it can give this iguana some tips on how to down a golf ball:

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