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Snake, Cobra (Spitting)

Spitting Cobra CR 1/2

XP 200
N Tiny animal
Init +3; Senses low-light vision, scent; Perception +5

DEFENSE

AC 15; touch 14, flat-footed 13 (+2 Dex, +1 natural, +2 size)
hp 4 (1d8)
Fort +2; Ref +5; Will +1

OFFENSE

Speed 20 ft.
Melee bite +5 (1d2-3 plus poison)
Space 2-1/2 ft.; Reach 0 ft.
Special Attacks spit

STATISTICS

Str 4, Dex 17, Con 11, Int 2, Wis 12, Cha 3
Base Atk +0; CMB +1; CMD 8 (can’t be tripped)
Feats Weapon Finesse
Skills Climb +3, Perception +5, Stealth +11, Swim +3

SPECIAL ABILITIES

Poison (Ex)

Bite—injury; save Fort DC 10, frequency 1/round for 6 rounds, effect 1 Con, cure 1 saves.

Spit (Ex)

A spitting cobra can spit its venom into the eyes of its opponent as a ranged touch attack (+5 to hit). A creature hit by the venom must make Fortitude saves to resist the poison as if bitten (see above), and must also succeed a DC 10 Reflex save or be blinded. The save DC for this ability is Constitution-based.

ECOLOGY

Environment warm forests, plains, and deserts
Organization solitary
Treasure none

A spitting cobra is a 3 foot long, grayish-white snake which spits a stream of venom at its victim’s eyes. As with most small poisonous snakes, a spitting cobra will not attack human-sized or larger opponents unless startled or threatened.

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