The Red-tailed Hawk is a bird of open country, Most common roadside raptor across much of North America, Their nest often founds on tree often taller than surrounding trees. Also nests on cliff ledges, among arms of giant cactus, or on artificial structures such as towers or buildings. Nest (built by both sexes) a bulky bowl of sticks, lined with finer materials, often with leafy green branches.
Rattlesnakes are a group of venomous snakes of the genera Crotalus and Sistrurus of the subfamily Crotalinae, Rattlesnakes are predators that live in a wide array of habitats, hunting small animals such as birds and rodents, Rattlesnakes receive their name from the rattle located at the end of their tails, which makes a loud rattling noise when vibrated that deters predators or serves as a warning to passers-by, The rattlesnakes fall prey to hawks, weasels, king snakes, and a variety of other species.
A red tailed Hawk preyed a rattlesnake quite comfortably, when the most venomous rattlesnake trying to have meal, the wing span of red tailed reaches nearly 5 feets, The hawk jumps over the snake and captured easily.
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