A Timber Rattler is an aggressive Creature which can be found in nearly all the biomes of the New World, but is most commonly found in the Badlands and Crag biomes. Rarely Timber Rattler can be found underneath when Lifting Hollow Logs. Timber Rattlers avoid all Bodies of Water, even The Shallows. Timber Rattlers don't like Rats and Rabbits and can often be found attacking them. Timber Rattlers are usually found in groups of three.
Timber Rattlers are aggressive; they will attack any pilgrim who wanders too close. Bite is a Timber Rattler's only attack and while it is not particularly powerful, Timber Rattler Venom is powerful and will drain your Phlegm if not cured with Rattler Serum.
A Timber Rattler, once killed, can be picked up and stored in your inventory as a Dead Timber Rattler. When picking up a Dead Timber Rattler there is a chance to receive a Rainbow Scales. NOTE: Butchering a Dead Timber Rattler with any levels of Madness runs the risk of being forced to temporarily wear Snake Whiskers.
With the Hideworking Skill, Butchering a Timber Rattler will yield 1x Raw Timber Rattler Skin.
With all relevant butchering Skills learned, butchering a Timber Rattler will always yield:
There is a chance to get various rare items from Butchering. This chance is much higher with the Viscera & Bits Skill learned.