The South Florida Water Management District opened its lands to help reduce the population of the invasive snake.
The 14-year-old was looking for a frog to enter in a frog jumping contest.
The rock star tortoise participated in many community events.
The Eastern indigo snake has not been seen in the wild in Alabama since the 1950s.
A new bulb caused a fire in Bump's enclosure, severely damaging her legs.
St. Johns County warns folks to not touch gopher tortoises at all unless permission is granted by authorities.
An investigation was started by the escape of a monocled cobra 8 weeks ago.
The woman had a snake in a dust pan and when the child put her hand in the pan she got bit.
Shopkeepers in Chinatown in Los Angeles have been illegally selling red-eared sliders for decades.
USARK Successfully sues to overturn shipment ban on two large constricting snakes.
The South American polka dot tree frog turns from green, yellowish-red to blue and green when exposed to UV light.
A new frog discovered in Peru is named after Sir David Attenbourough.
A snake catcher was called to remove the "Christmas present"
Officials are baffled at the disappearance of so many salamanders.
The green and golden bell frog has experienced declines in some of its range.
The golden poison dart frog has enough poison on its skin to kill 10 people.
Terms regarding the settlement were not disclosed.
A researcher thought he found a new species 40 years ago, which has now been confirmed.
A ball python was rescued by a police officer with the Arlington Police Department in Texas.
Hopefully the reptile community can ID this guy.
The snake was apparently subdued before the plane made the landing.
The long-glanded blue coral snake feeds on young king cobras and other deadly snakes.
Microcephalophis cantoris was found more than 400 kilometers from its known native range.
Toughie, collected during a chytrid pandemic in Panama, was more than 12 years old.
The six foot boa constrictor was found on the side of a road in North Dakota.
The snake was safely removed from the bullet train.
A recent DNA study confirms that Diego is a very prolific breeder.
A python species had eaten a lizard of the family Iguanidae, which had an insect in its stomach.
Madagascarophis lolo, which means ghost in the Malagasy language, belongs to the Madagascarophis genus of the so-called cat-eyed snakes
Fire officials speculate that someone is releasing the reptiles.
DEVIN EDMONDS, USGS The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has set aside nearly 2 million acres of land for the Sierra Nevada yellow-legged frog, the mountain yellow-legged frog and the Yosemite toad as critical habitat.
Zoo Knoxville first successfully hatched a black-breasted leaf turtle back in 2005.
Snake has plenty of food in storm drain, city officials say.
Western toads in Canada are crossing a road to get to the forest in which they live, avoiding the toad tunnel that was built for them.
The frog, dubbed Sleeping Beauty, is less than an inch in length.
Researchers have identified three new species of Tegu lizards that were previously thought to be a single species.
The Gray's monitor lizard, known as Butaan in the Philippines, is listed as Vulnerable by the IUCN.
The snake was in good condition, but will be rehomed.
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The Granite spiny lizard may be causing a more potent venom in the Southern Pacific rattlesnake in California's San Jacinto Mountains.
Monty, a favorite at the Louisville Zoo, was 38.
The vaccine is highly effective in treating eastern brown and eastern tiger snake bites.
The snake was euthanized due to its poor condition.
Scale-less Bearded Dragon shows that feathers, hair and scales come from single reptilian ancestor
The zoo's first successful hatching of this species occurred in 2013.
An exotic pet store was broken in to and $18,000 in ball pythons was stolen.
The humane society will be adopting these animals soon.
Anolis landestoyi is closely related to Chamaeleolis anoles of Cuba.
The red-eyed treefrog embryos can sense predators and escape from their eggsac.
There is no physical contact during what researchers call the "dorsal straddle."
A new frog species has been discovered near the border of Peru’s Manu National Park.
The Conception Bank silver boa lives in palm trees and feeds on birds.
Ali Iyoob was working with his king cobra May 2 when it bit him on the wrist.
The event is sponsored by the The East Carroll Parish Sheriff’s Office with apparent blessings from the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
Ms Muñoz seeks funds for a leopard gecko enclosure.
Olga Jumenes was no stranger to law enforcement, the U.S. Attorney's office said.
Lou was found in the backyard in which he wandered off.
The snake is doomed from both sides.
Animal House Pet Center employees were ready when this guy tried to steal from the store.
Ali lyoob was bitten on the wrist.
Dispatch urges anyone who finds it to contact them
Dendropsophus mapinguari was discovered in 2009 but has just been described.
Sleep patterns suggest common ancestor between reptiles, birds and mammals.
If you purchase a reptile or any other animal and decide that you no longer want to can’t care for it, don’t release it where you live. Chances are it will not survive.
Snake was safely removed by the city’s animal services.
People do cruel things to get famous.
They were unable to locate the lizard.
Some people are just ignorant about snakes while others just hate them.
139 radiated tortoises and seven angonoka tortoises were smuggled from Madagascar and discovered in India.
Man smuggled turtles in excess of $1 million to China
City workers came across these dead snakes in an electrical box on a house slated for demolition.
The king cobra's handler apparently had antivenin on hand but she refused treatment.
Rescued red-eared slider now calls the New York library home.
University of Utah students snapped a picture of the new species in 2013.
With the help of a scanning electron microscope and the color palette of modern day colubrid snakes, researchers have devised a color pattern.
The recovery plan for the California tiger salamander was 10 years in the making.
The snakes were found in a box declared to be T-shirts.
The foundation failed to protect the lizard or its habitat from the oil and gas industry.
Chinese social media reacts with impunity at this man for feeding a puppy to his snake.
While snakes of the viperidae family are perceived as the fastest strikers, the rat snake is oftentimes a faster striker than the vipers.
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Desert tortoises cannot be released back into the wild once they are kept in captivity.
Khaire’s black shieldtail was discovered in India's southern Maharashtra, Goa, and northern Karnataka region.
Teyujagua paradoxa fills an evolutionary gap between archosauriforms and more primitive reptiles.
Terry Phillip is super cam as he feeds monocled cobras.
Microhyla laterite was discovered in laterite rock formations on India's coast.