Originally Posted by SnoopySnake
No luck, live it is.... I left the room and left all lights off for awhile, he bit at the rat defensively and then bit and coiled, when I came back he hadn't eaten it and got extremely angry and gave a few good strikes while I was removing the rat.
How long did you leave it in after the coil? I usually leave my frozen stuff in over night and check again in the morning.
However the snake could have just "killed it" to stop the annoying rat. I've seen snakes literally kill a prey item just to have it stop bothering them.