A woman called in the Scottish SPCA after finding what she thought was a 5ft snake in her loft — but it turned out to be a lookalike draught excluder.
Animal rescue officer Karen Hogg arrived at the rented home in Kingswells, near Aberdeen, to find the lady
It turned out to be a large green and black snake-shaped draught excluder with a red felt tongue.
Officer Hogg said:
The poor lady was still very shaken — via redwolf.newsvine.com