peetza,not meaning to nitpick,but guerillas and gorillas are a different tag!'
There is a trail I walk sometimes that has lots of rattlers.I pay attention!!At dusk,beside the trail I can expect to hear buzzing.Makes a fellow go primal!!
I have not bothered any of them,they belong there.
Anyplace around the house or workplace,though,dead!
Some of the snake roundups,aren't they primarily about gathering venom for anti-venin?
If you search "rattlesnake bites" you can get an idea of the trauma.Here is a link to one story and pics of treatment.
The following link, while informative, does contain graphic images of the repair/reconstruction process... You have been duly warned