Rattlesnake Rattles - Rattlers can be used to make jewelry such as; necklaces, bracelets, earrings, key chains and even as pulls for your Southwestern light cords.
Rattlesnakes can be found in the United States in the west and southwest but also in other southern regions. The Rattlesnake gives live birth to their young and they are able to care for themselves at birth. The rattle is a button at birth but after the baby rattlesnake sheds its first skin the empty rings begin to form and one is added after every shed. The rattle as it is known is a byproduct of something the snake will do several times a year. The sound accumulated rings gives when "Rattled" is on of the snakes main defenses.