THIS snake got more than he bargained for when trying to take on some ducks yesterday (Tuesday)

Islander Marushka Tziroulnikoff‎ took these pictures at Bonchurch Pond.

The snake has been identified by eagle-eyed readers as a grass snake.

Isle of Wight County Press:

She said: "A snake tried to attack ducks.

"We were so surprised to find it swimming. All the ducks are still alive, saved by the water fowl."

Isle of Wight County Press:

"We were so surprised to find it swimming. All the ducks are still alive, saved by the water fowl."­