Snakes

‘Strangest Call of the Weekend’: Santa Ana Police Find Snake in Home’s Bathroom; Owner Sought

Police are trying to track down the owner of a python after the snake was found slithering inside a Santa Ana home over the weekend, spurring the …

Santa Ana

Abandoned python found at Windsor waste disposal centre

Picking up strays is nothing new for the Windsor/Essex County Humane Society — but they’re usually not this scaly.This past weekend, the animal …

Southwestern Ontario

Python discovered at Windsor recycling plant

The Essex-Windsor Solid Waste Authority (EWSWA) recycling plant on North Service Road East, just off of Central Avenue, probably receives its fair …

Canadian News

Four-year-old boy survives 'dry' snake bite on family's Sunshine Coast property

The venom of the eastern brown snake is among the world's most deadly and capable of causing paralysis, renal failure and even cardiac arrest in …

Zoology

'I tried to get away from it but it was too fast': Boy, four, is lucky to be alive after being bitten by a deadly brown snake while on a walk with his father

An afternoon walk ended in a frantic trip to hospital for a Queensland youngster earlier this month.<p>Four-year-old Jaxon Bird was walking along a …

Zoology

Australia’s 10 Most Venomous Snakes

Australia is notorious for being a menagerie of deadly creatures. With approximately 170 snake species slithering throughout this great southern …

Zoology

Mailman Finds Gigantic Snake Wrapped Around Mailbox, Calls For Help

The snake was reportedly eight-foot-long<p>A mailman in Kansas, US, out doing his job, found a huge surprise waiting for him - a gigantic snake wrapped …

Kansas City

The snake that's longer than Chopper Read's criminal record: Monster python spotted slithering over rocks in the remote outback

A mother and her children were caught by surprise when the woman accidentally leant against a monster python whilst on a casual walk.<p>Primary school …

Western Australia

A snake killed his father in church. Now pastor has been bitten, video shows

Cody Coots is following in his father’s footsteps, serving as a pastor in a church.<p>Like his father, Coots is a snake handler. And like his father, he …

South Carolina

No One Saw It Coming: Snake-Handling Pastor Gets Bit By Snake

In 2014, Pastor Jamie Coots of the Full Gospel Tabernacle in Jesus' Name church in Middlesborough, Kentucky died from a rattlesnake bite. Was it a …

Liberal View

‘I was shaking’: Watch the snake police wrangle 5-foot rattler from woman’s property

Linda Hamlin is used to rattlesnakes in her backyard.<p>“When we bought this lot 10 years ago, my husband pulled me aside and told me, ‘You’re going to …

Snakes

Boa constrictor wrapped around mailbox derails mail delivery

Snow, rain, heat and gloom won't stop the United States Postal Service from delivering mail, but a red-tailed boa constrictor will.<p>A postal worker …

U.S. Postal Service

Son of Pastor Who Died from Snake Bite Nearly Dies from Snake Bite (Again)

God is clearly sending these people a hint, and they're not taking it.

Documentaries

Her favorite squirrel was dead, but this SC woman saved her cat from big rattlesnake

Sandy Peebles was heading out her back door to pick some basil from her yard Tuesday when she noticed something unusual.<p>Her favorite squirrel was …

Squirrels

Nigeria: Snake Rearing a 'Lucrative' Business - Official

Abubakar Ballah, the Officer-in-Charge of Snakebite Treatment and Research Centre, Kaltungo, Gombe state, has called on Nigerians to embrace snake …

Zoology

Can you spot the snakes hiding in these spots around homes?

A Queensland reptile catcher has shared a unique challenge, calling for people to spot the snakes hiding in a series of pictures – a task that has …

Gold Coast

Tiny bird feasts on snake’s guts while it’s still alive

An unusual sight was captured on video in Kruger Park, South Africa. A small bird somehow got the upper hand on a larger snake, and ate the reptile …

Nature

Marietta child remembers snake bite every year with nice deed

Levi Fisher of Marietta was bit by a copperhead on August 3, 2014. Just two years old at the time, he was rushed to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta …

Intensive Care

A snake is seen lurking on a child's scooter – but you'll NEVER spot the sneaky serpent

An image shared to social media shows a snake hiding near a child's scooter.<p>The image was shared to Facebook by Snake Catchers in Queensland.<p>The page …

Social Media

Pensioner catches four-foot snake after it slithered onto his driveway

A pensioner had to catch a four foot long SNAKE which slithered onto the driveway of his Wythenshawe home.<p>John Stone was pulling into his home on …

Zoology

Snake Waving Preacher Gets Deja Vu, Snake Bite

Aug 17, 2018<p>A preacher whose father died <b>seven minutes</b> after a bite from a deadly snake has decided to follow in his father's footsteps and has …

Zoology

Escaped snake spotted in Leuven shopping street

When the fire service arrived they saw the snake slip into cellar of a shop. Originally from the southeast of the United States, the corn snake is …

Belgium

Hunt for criminal known as Snake who kept deadly caiman, cobras and pythons without licence

A man known as Snake is on the run from police after he was found guilty in his absence of keeping a caiman and other reptiles without a …

Crime (UK)

How to snake-proof your yard

Snakes are important to the ecosystem, but if you don't want to run into one at home, here's what to do.<p>There may be no creature on the planet that …

Zoology

Illawarra snakecatcher inundated with calls due to dry weather

Slippery customer: Snakecatcher Ray McGibbon with the tiger snake he relocated from a property at Belmore Falls, Robertson, recently. Picture: …

Zoology

Local Ducatista Hauls Venomous Snakes with Multistrada

This rider has definitely <i>not</i> had it with all these freakin' snakes in his freakin' saddlebags<p>There's no denying that the Ducati Multistrada is a …

Motorcycles

An Ontario Couple Woke Up To A Massive Snake In Their Bedroom

My worst nightmare came true for an Ontario couple this week when they woke up to a massive snake in their bedroom. The couple, who live in an …

Snakes

Fishermen Co-Exist With Copperhead

Their 'oh, by the way' sure surprised the DEC officer, though.<p>ROCKLAND COUNTY, NY — An environmental conservation officer on patrol had a close …

Fish

A Barrier Had To Be installed In Montreal's Pointe-Claire To Keep Out The Massive Number Of Snakes

<b>Montreal has more than it's fair share of wild</b> animals that cross through the city. You can expect to see deer and coyotes on a somewhat regular …

Snakes

Massachusetts Man Finds Boa Constrictor Under Car Hood

A Massachusetts man got quite the surprise when he opened his car hood Saturday and discovered a boa constrictor curled up in the engine.<p>"It pretty …

Human Interest