65 New ways nature has found to be seriously freaky
No, those are totally not scales
Those are not giant scales. Those are not even part of the snake. That snake is covered with ticks that will make your skin crawl off your flesh. Ticks are nasty things that can wriggle under the scales and go to town. Other animals fall victim to these parasites as well so there’s really just one thing to do: Drown the ticks!