Snakes hear through the jaw bone and through a traditional inner ear. Saved Save Article My Saved Items Print Email 2014-01-10T11:00:00Z Snakes hear through the jaw bone and through a traditional inner ear. Arizona Daily Star January 10, 2014 11:00 am In essence, snakes have two distinct hearing mechanisms, which helps them hear and catch prey. Have a snake in your yard? Ew! Come in and we will teach you more about your hearing!www.HearInTucson.com Copyright 2014 Arizona Daily Star. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. More Offers stories Improve your coolness Water Well Drilling & Repair in Southern Arizona with a BBB – A Rating! Sweeten anyone’s day with this basket of assorted candies and cookie treats. If Bees are Swarming, call Got Bugs? Exterminating to the Rescue!