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New Boa Species Discovered in the Southern Bahamas

The Conception Bank silver boa lives in palm trees and feeds on birds.
2016.05.27 05:26 PM

North Carolina Man Bitten By King Cobra Earlier this Month Charged With Illegal Animal Ownership

Ali Iyoob was working with his king cobra May 2 when it bit him on the wrist.
2016.05.25 12:09 PM

Have You Ever Heard of the Snake Rodeo in Louisiana Where You Can Shoot Snakes On a Lake?

The event is sponsored by the The East Carroll Parish Sheriff’s Office with apparent blessings from the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
2016.05.23 05:43 PM

Texas Middle School Teacher Seeks Donations for Leopard Gecko Habitat

Ms Muñoz seeks funds for a leopard gecko enclosure.
2016.05.13 05:12 PM

Couple Gets Six Months for Smuggling Sea Turtle Eggs into California

Olga Jumenes was no stranger to law enforcement, the U.S. Attorney's office said.
2016.05.11 11:41 AM

Missing Bearded Dragon Found Safe

Lou was found in the backyard in which he wandered off.
2016.05.10 12:19 PM

Video: Cat Plays With Snake Caught in Toad’s Mouth

The snake is doomed from both sides.
2016.05.09 05:25 PM

Man Tries to Steal Ball Python From Florida Pet Store and Gets Caught

Animal House Pet Center employees were ready when this guy tried to steal from the store.
2016.05.05 05:29 PM

North Carolina Man Bitten By Pet King Cobra in Critical Condition

Ali lyoob was bitten on the wrist.
2016.05.04 02:10 PM

Beardie Missing from Ionia County, MI Family

Dispatch urges anyone who finds it to contact them
2016.05.04 11:28 AM

Brazilian Treefrog Named After Mythical Beast of Amazon Described

Dendropsophus mapinguari was discovered in 2009 but has just been described.
2016.05.02 05:40 PM

Lizards Sleep Like Humans, Study Says

Sleep patterns suggest common ancestor between reptiles, birds and mammals.
2016.04.29 03:53 PM

Ball Python Found Dead in English Lake

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.
2016.04.28 05:47 PM

Ball Python Found in Beaumont, Tex. Woman’s Oven

Snake was safely removed by the city’s animal services.
2016.04.25 02:59 PM

Man Holds Snake as Pomeranian Tries to Attack It

People do cruel things to get famous.
2016.04.21 11:34 AM

Boy Gets Stuck in Tree Trying to Save Pet Lizard, Firefighters Rescue Boy

They were unable to locate the lizard.
2016.04.20 11:46 AM

New Fat-Tailed Gecko Species Discovered in Australia

2016.04.19 11:51 AM

Man Kills Someone’s Pet Ball Python

Some people are just ignorant about snakes while others just hate them.
2016.04.18 02:32 PM

More Than 100 Seized Endangered Tortoises Returned to Madagascar

139 radiated tortoises and seven angonoka tortoises were smuggled from Madagascar and discovered in India.
2016.04.18 11:36 AM

Chinese Turtle Smuggler Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison

Man smuggled turtles in excess of $1 million to China
2016.04.13 12:51 PM

Snake in North Carolina Gets Electrocuted Biting Another Electrocuted Snake

City workers came across these dead snakes in an electrical box on a house slated for demolition.
2016.04.07 05:15 PM

Indonesian Pop Star Irma Bule Dies After King Cobra Used as Stage Prop Bites Her

The king cobra's handler apparently had antivenin on hand but she refused treatment.
2016.04.05 11:58 AM

Abandoned Red-Eared Slider Finds Home in New York Public Library

Rescued red-eared slider now calls the New York library home.
2016.04.04 11:43 AM

USARK Constrictor Rule Update: April 4, 2016

2016.04.04 10:53 AM
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