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An Opossum May One Day Save You From A Deadly Snakebite

An Opossum May One Day Save You From A Deadly Snakebite

While many of us hold the opossum in about as much esteem as a sewer rat, turns out, we ought to be showing this particular urban trashivore a lil’ more respect. Opossums may end up saving thousands of humans from deadly snakebites each year.