August 3, 2006Who has the best recipe for deep-fried
rattlesnake? That's one of the questions posed each spring in
Sweetwater, Texas, during the U.S.'s largest annual rattlesnake roundup.
Hunters gather up to 20,000 western diamondbacks, which are then
milked for their venom before being skinned and sliced for an unusual
Go on the hunt with a local snake handler, and find
out why the quirky festival has some reptile experts rattled.