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Would You Poke a Reptile to Get the Photo You Want?

A Chinese photographer in Singapore poked a pit viper with a stick to get the shot he wanted.

New Frog Species Discovered in India

The frog, Indirana Salelkari is named after state ranger forest officer Prakash Salelkar.

Chiricahua Leopard Frog Habitat Must Be Protected, US Govt. Says

The Chiricahua leopard frog is listed as vulnerable by the IUCN

Anolis Lizards Have Remained Unchanged for 20 Million Years, Study Says

Anolis lizards have remained unchanged for 20 million years, study says

Federal Lawsuit Targets Police Use of Burmese Python in Alabama Jail

Inmate Trawick Redding told jail guards he is scared of snakes.

Did You Know that Blind Snakes Decapitate Their Prey?

The blind snake removes the head of termites before it eats them.

One Species of Frog has Morphed into a Species Complex with 5 Frogs

Odontobatrachus natator is actually five distinct species of frog.

New South African Lizard Species Named After David Attenborough

Platysaurus attenboroughi was discovered in South Africa’s Northern Cape Province

Four-Legged Fossil Snake Stirs The Evolutionary Pot

Tetrapodophis amplectus was discovered a few decades ago but it sat in a private collection out of the way of scientists

Boa Constrictors Restrict Blood Flow to Organs to Kill

San Diego Man Who Wanted Selfie With Rattlesnake Gets Bit with $153,161.25 Hospital Bill

Coral Snakes of the United States

English Teen Falls 100 feet Off Cliff, Gets Bit by Adder and Survives

Anaconda Video Garners Zero Nominations for Nicki Minaj

Removal of Sandstone Rock for Decorative Purposes Harms Australian Broad-headed Snake

Plains Garter Snake Treated For Skin Cancer in Ohio

Veiled Chameleon Tries to Catch Tiny Bubbles

Turtle Hospital of Florida Releases Aaron the Loggerhead Sea Turtle

Monocled Cobra Found Dead Near Texas Hardware Store

Texas Police Looking For Monocled Cobra That Apparently Killed its Keeper

New Fossil Details Heavily Winged Raptor

Michael Strahan Instagrams New Nike Snakeskin Shoes, Hugh Jackman Responds in Kind

More Than 4,000 Critically Endangered Palawan Forest Turtles Rescued in the Philippines

San Francisco Zoo’s Baron’s Racer Found

2016 Python Challenge Slated for Florida

Florida Man Cited For Possessing Two Hatchling Loggerhead Sea Turtles

The Snake Farm and Dusit Zoo in Bangkok, Thailand

Squirrel Kills and Eats Snake in Texas

Restoration of Yellow-Legged Frog in Yosemite Could Take 10 Years

Baron’s Racer Missing From New Exhibit at San Francisco Zoo

Check Out this GoPro Sea Turtle Footage of the Great Barrier Reef

Real Estate Agent Who Sold “Snake Infested” Home Files Motion to Dismiss Lawsuit

Video: SPCA Seeking Teenagers Who Brutally Abused Turtle

Snake Makes Escape via Telephone Wire

Tortoise Serves as Therapy Pet at Senior Care Facility

Snakes Make the Perfect Comic Characters

Snake Devours a Bat at Australian Home

Tortoise and Dog are Best Friends

Two-Headed Bearded Dragon Born in England

How Did Turtles Get Their Shells?

Snake Theft Suspect Tries to Sell Snakes Back to Owner and Gets Caught

Watch This Treefrog Light Up After it Ate a Firefly

Rabbit Fends Off Snake that Attacked its Babies

San Diego Zoo’s Galapagos Tortoise, Speed, Dies at 150+Years

Veterinarians in Brazil Remove Calcified Egg From 16-foot Reticulated Python

Painted Turtle’s Shell Reattached with Epoxy and Zip Ties

Human Spray-paints Rattlesnake Pink in Utah

Offspring of Lucy the Leucistic Boa Constrictor Sent to Brazil

7 Pythons Stolen From Akron Ohio Reptile Rescue

Dumpy Frog Tries to Eat Carpet Python in Australia

Los Angeles Zoo Successfully Hatches Gray’s Monitor Lizard

3D Image Shows Frog Within an Argentine Horned Frog

Tortoise in England Outfitted with Hot Wheels to Aid in Walking

Florida Plumber Pulls Green Iguana Out of Clogged Toilet

What to do if a Rattlesnake Bites You

Social Media Reunites Lost Sulcata Tortoise With Owner in Michigan

Moon the Albino Boa Constrictor In Need of Help

Hawk With Snake in Its Talons Causes Brush Fire in San Diego, Calif.

Coastguardsmen Untangle Two Sea Turtles Caught in Fishing Line Off Central America

Scientists Try to Impregnate Last Yangtze Giant Softshell Turtle Known to Exist

New Reptile Species Identified in the United Kingdom

Maryland Couple Sues over “Snake Infested” House

7 New Miniature Poison Frogs Discovered in Brazil’s Cloud Forests

North Carolina Man Videotapes Rat Snake Eating an Egg

Virginia Beach Police Looking for 3 Teens in Snake Theft Case

Iowa Fisherman Photographs Northern Water Snake Eating a Catfish

Man Gets Bit by Apparent Venomous Snake, Refuses to Get Treatment and Dies

VIdeo: Man Steps on and Gets Bit By Snake

Frogs of Australia app For iOS Now Available

The Panther Chameleon is Actually 11 Distinct Species

Bearded Dragon in Skokie, IL Has Lost its Owner

Kermit the Frog Sings Rainbow Connection With Ed Sheeran for Red Nose Day

Canada Humane Society Seeks Killer of Northern Water Snake

Snakes Probably Evolved on Land, New Research Suggests

Growth Rate Data of Snakes Fed Once and Twice a Week

USARK Preliminary Injunction Final Ruling

CPSC Asked to Recall Rocky Silent Hunter Rubber Snake Boots

Steve Irwin’s Dad Sad Over Cameraman’s Remarks About Crocodile Hunter’s Last Words

Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Crested Geckos

Long Island, NY Sees Mass Die Off of Diamondback Terrapins

Dusky Gopher Frog Gets 170 Acres in Agreement with Mississippi Developer

Man Leaves Python With Tongs and Python Swallows Tongs

Watch This Snake Handler Remove a Parasitic Worm from One of his Pet Snakes

Some Snakes Swallow the Darnest Things

Garter Snake Steals Kid’s Fish

Florida Man Arrested in Callahan Pet Store Snake Theft

Beardie Helps Teach Responsibility in Iowa Classroom

Tortoise That Lost Legs to Rat Bites Gets Wheels

Pro Soccer Player Removes Snake in His Backyard

Two New Lizard Species Discovered in Chile

Two Guys Save a Garter Snake Caught in Netting

Green Sea Turtle Photobombs Group Photo in the Philippines

Aussie Teen Helps Raise Funds for New Western Swamp Tortoise Breeding Facility

5 Tips to Make Everyday Earth Day For Herps

Houston Rockets Center Dwight Howard Keeps Snakes

Florida Teen Captures and Gets Bit by Water Moccasin

New Species of Glass Frog Looks Like Kermit the Frog

New Day Gecko Species Discovered in India

Video: How Constrictors Climb Trees

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