Slow-worms - West Sussex

Slow-worms - West Sussex

Observation - Slow-worms - West Sussex. Description: This is a male/female pair of slow-worms spotted under some disgarded material at the base of a hedgerow surrounding farmland. The male has the female's head in its mouth - is this some form of mating ritual?

This is a male/female pair of slow-worms spotted under some disgarded material at the base of a hedgerow surrounding farmland. The male has the female's head in its mouth - is this some form of mating ritual?