Killer the boa constrictor ate the towel while eating a rat.
Study authors say loss of predator pressure by kingsnakes lets copperhead populations grow.
Python struggles with crocodile more than four hours until croc succumbs.
Resident ran over the snake and turned it over to Galapagos National Park staff.
Preacher Jamie Coots had been bitten nine previous times by rattlesnakes.
The fossil shows a snake in the midst of preying on a titanosaur before sediment covers the nest.
California herp rescue teams up with area reptile vendors to help rescued ball pythons.
The Eastern indigo snake has been listed as a threatened species in the state since 1978.
USARK Lacey Act Update to December 2013 complaint.
County officials in Kansas say the snake mitigation efforts are too costly.
Water district workers in South Florida capture and kill a 17-foot, 8 inch Burmese python.
Vague ordinance led council to rewrite the code.
First public hearing is February 4, 2014
The paradise flying snake's body is flattened as it glides through the air.
IBD Blood Test Developed for Pythons and Boas
More than 300 pythons found in California man's home.
Lawmakers want five more constricting snakes added to ban.
Thomas Cobb, who last year was fighting for the right to keep his collection of more than 25 boa constrictors, has left Cottonwood Heights, Utah
Fort Myers pizza parlor offers up an exotic pizza with python, alligator, and froglegs.
Boa constrictor lives two months in woman's couch.
Coon Rapids snake breeder's appeal not heard by Minnesoty Supreme Court.
SFD is now present in 10 states in the eastern and midwestern United States
Guard was attempting to remove the snake when he was killed.
USARK files suit against the U.S. Department of the Interior
Scrub python spotted trying to survive on wing of plane bound for Papua New Guinea.
There are no native land snakes in Hawaii and keeping them is illegal.
Northern and southern African rock pythons, and the yellow anaconda to be banned, others considered.
Elaphe mandarina was found after the jet landed from a Singapore flight.
Man also cited for keeping two Burmese pythons, which are illegal to keep in Shirley, NY.
Several Bay area homes burglarized by snakes of the human kind.
Snake was housed in enclosure where children were visiting friends.
UC San Francisco medical doctor researching portable neostigmine nasal spray for snakebites.
President Phil Goss meets with House and Senate congressional members to express opposition to USFWS efforts on Lacey Act
A South Florida woman left her snake in the car, which which required a trip to the dealership.
DEEP and Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation will hold interactive program July 24 at Stratton Brook State Park.
Photographer Mark Laita captures some of the world's most beautiful snakes in striking poses.
Co-author of The Venomous Reptiles of Latin America caught with five Peruvian pit vipers and two Colubrid snakes.
Residents demanded that the council revoke any exotic animal permits granted to Thomas Cobb.
Mark Rubinstein finds gold pendant at site of Eastern Airlines and ValueJet plane crashes in Florida Everglades.
Bothriechis guifarroi was named after slain Honduran environmentalist Mario Guifarro.
Willis killed what appears to be a gopher snake that was in his house.
Area restaurant and bakery Dakota Thyme Builds a 12-foot, 70 pound Burmese python snake cake
Cottonwood Heights limits snake ownership to just one.
Peaches was killed in March after someone poured cleaning solvent in her enclosure.
Peaches died five days after someone poured cleaning solvent in snake's enclosure.
U.S. Army Research Lab funds the use of accelerometers to enable snake robot to wrap around an object on contact.
Burning snake crawls under brush pile which ignites and spreads to her home.
Shoes include a snakeskin-like print on the stripe and snake character on insole.
Gucci is working on a system to track python skins from "marsh to market."
Video captured of Mimophis mahfalensis eating a chameleon in Andasibe-Mantadia National Park.
Zoos across America will be celebrating Chinese New Year.
Study of Philippine Agta Negrito tribe's encounters with the reticulated python points to genetic fear of snakes.
Florida Senator Bill Nelson joins hunt for Burmese pythons.
Actress Betty White worked with Jacob the Boa in 2011.
Challenge aims to educate public about the impact the Burmese python has on the Everglades.
Snake breeder takes case to higher court in attempt to save his business.
Jordanian apparently hid snake in carry-on bag during EgyptAir flight to Kuwait.
Iran's Razi antivenin is the preferred therapy when soldiers are bitten by venomous Afghan snakes
Imantodes chocoensis hails from the Chocoan forests of northwestern Ecuador.
Growing Evidence Suggest Struggling Florida Pythons Won't Expand North
Garth Pithan loses 75 of 100 reptiles in a basement fire that also destroyed his Washington home.
Man consumed 30 giant cockroaches, vomited and collapsed at a reptile store.
Guinness World Record snake named Medusa measures 25 feet, 2 inches and weighs 350 pounds
Today's snakes have been traced to a group of blind snakes called scolecophidians.
British study says reptile venom can evolve into harmless compounds that could lead to new drug discoveries.
Rogue was found in the woods near woman's home.
UK-based cake baker becomes Internet sensation for her cake rendition of Python molurus bivittatus.
Arenaviruses seen as culprit affecting captive bred snakes.
Resident Robert Butts III request to exempt constricting snakes from exotic animal ban denied.
More than 50 species on display at Reptile Walk, including two critically endangered female Chinese alligators.
IUCN adds 348 species of snakes to its Red List.
USARK goal is to raise $250,000 between now and the end of the year.
Ninety percent of store's 3,000 square feet is dedicated to reptiles.
Minister was performing a Memorial Day service when he was bitten.
The last documented wild specimen was observed more than 10 years ago.
Snake that was auctioned off last year donated to zoo by winner.
Study to determine if medicine created with venom of green mamba can preserve cardiac and renal function.
Resolution to ban four additional species of snakes has not yet been heard by full House of Representatives.
Bonus content from the April 2012 REPTILES magazine article "Rattlesnake Roundups," by Todd Autry.
Whigham Community Club is last Georgia club that has a rattlesnake roundup.
Hong Kong university study details use of viper venom to shrink colorectal cancers.
Conservation groups ask state officials to enforce existing laws.
Snake ID Application Helps in Identifying the Many Snakes of the Lone Star State
Fluffy, the world's longest snake on record, passed away at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.
Tours of venom room to begin week of Thanksgiving, Nov. 19-26, 2011
Physical properties of venom aid its effectiveness.
The United States Fish and Wildlife Service has extended the comment period for the proposed constrictor snake ban.
Congressman proposes H.R. 511, a ban on large constrictor snakes.
Bill would ban all exotic animals, including constricting snakes, venomous snakes and crocodilians.
More people killed each year by venomous snakes than previously thought
An In-Depth Look at West Indian Epicrates
The auction of Johnson will benefit Pencils of Promise and closes Nov. 29.
Agkistrodon contortrix collected in 1998 and kept in isolation gives birth three years later
Two shining examples of snake beauty.
Python molurus bivittatus produces fatty acids that would damage a human heart, but one day may cure human heart disease