Pest control freed a 3-foot long snake which had made its home inside a drainpipe on a high street in Worcestershire.
Staff from Hinton Pest Control were called out to Pershore after a business owner initially thought his drainpipe was blocked with leaves and debris.
However, he was left stunned when the problem turned out to be caused by a corn snake inside the downpipe.
“[The snake] was in good health apart from being slightly underweight,” Hinton Pest Control said.
“We are now in the process of trying to reunite him with his owner.”
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