A snake catcher was called called out to a home in Doonan, Queensland, to remove what he called a “pretty massive” carpet python from under a lawnmower, video posted by the Snake Catcher Noosa on August 16 shows.
Local catcher Luke Huntley, who owns Snake Catcher Noosa, said the owner found the snake taking shelter under the mower in their shed after their horses were “running around scared and the birds were making a racket.”
Huntley said the snake was found to be at least eight-feet long (nearly 2.5 meters) after he removed the python.
The video shows Huntley carefully removing the snake from under the mower and placing it into the net. Credit: Snake Catcher Noosa via Storyful