Snakes Newswire

Snakes Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Snakes.

Results 1 - 20 of 60 in Snakes

  1. Pet snake survives winter outside in SitkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | White Lake Beacon

    ... the Sentinel. "My chickens could have easily eaten this snake if it was in my own yard," McNeilley said. "Birds love snakes. We have crows and ravens and even an eagle could have made a snack out of this. It survived a whole winter, almost no food, ...


  2. Slithery snake surprise rattles Swedish policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Local

    ... Linda Pleym told the TT newswire. "It's apparently a boa constrictor, according to someone who knows about snakes. The person who called us waited outside and did not want to go in, and that's understandable," said Pleym. The boa constrictor is a ...


  3. Garden of EdenRevisiting Sarasota Jungle GardensRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Sarasota Magazine

    ... appealed to me most, so I headed first to the reptile area. I walked through the alligator exhibits on my way to the snakes. One of the gators had the side of his belly up against the chain link fence and was sitting still with his mouth open. All ...


  4. Police: 8-year-old bitten by exotic boa constrictor in SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... was taken into a nearby Starbucks for a towel and water. MOBILE USERS: Click here for a visual guide to NC's native snakes . An officer was waved down and called medical personnel to check on the boy. The wound was cleaned and medics bandaged the ...


  5. Police: 8-year-old bitten by exotic boa constrictor in SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... was taken into a nearby Starbucks for a towel and water. MOBILE USERS: Click here for a visual guide to NC's native snakes . An officer was waved down and called medical personnel to check on the boy. The wound was cleaned and medics bandaged the ...


  6. 'Very large' snake spotted near playgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | WMUR-TV Manchester

    ... the report is likely real, but the description may have been exaggerated. "This is a good habitat for northern water snakes," Christian said. "Pet snakes wouldn't look for this type of habitat. Even if someone dumped it in this area it wouldn't go ...


  7. Cambria Township man accused of raping two girlsRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | Altoona Mirror

    A Cambria Township man was jailed Thursday, charged with raping two underage girls at a Revloc home earlier this month. Police said the two girls, aged 14 and 15, were assaulted after being offered a ride to a Revloc home by Nathan Reynaldo Planell, 19, of 3815 Admiral Peary Highway, on June 7. Planell took them to the home to show them his pet snakes, but afterward he began making inappropriate conversation and asking the girls to give him a massage, police said.


  8. Have you lost your snake?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Western Telegraph

    ... "We don't know where this snake has come from, but he could well have escaped from an owner nearby. Radiated rat snakes come from Southeast Asia and can grow to around two metres, so this one is probably still quite young. As with all reptiles, they ...


  9. Pet python on the loose in Stevenston after escaping from enclosureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Daily Record

    ... can grow up to five feet in length and can live anything up to 30 years. Royal Pythons are so popular as first pet snakes because they are docile snakes with nice temperaments, which are easy to handle even though they are so big. Jake has been ...


  10. Owners who let pet snake Trixie die banned from keeping animals for 15 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | Hartlepool Mail

    ... have to look after them properly." "It is not possible to say how long it took Trixie to die," added Mr Elwood. "But snakes have an unusual metabolism, going into a state of almost suspended animation when they have no water. RSPCA inspectors who ...


  11. Keep Your Eye on The Fallen IdolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | East Bay Express

    ... a smile on the boy's face, minds the household along with his shrewish wife Mrs. Baines (Sonia Dresdel), who loathes snakes and mercilessly henpecks both Phil and her husband. And so we find our way into Phil's viewpoint, in which he sees and hears ...


  12. Norse Code Podcast Episode 134: Enemy Territory with Justis MosquedaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Daily Norseman

    Arif and Dusty return from a week's impromptu vacation with returning frequent guest and trouble-causer Justis Mosqueda to talk snakes, foxes, Tunsil masks and Warriors vs. Thunder before settling into a discussion about the Packers draft and some issues that the Vikings' archnemesis is likely to face. Featuring an outstanding Kanye West and Force Players-packed mailbag, this episode is not to be missed! We bring on Least Valuable Guest Justis Mosqueda in order to talk about the Packers, pet snakes, pet foxes and force players, and we explore some interesting tangents into Kanye West and hippies in the Pacific Northwest.


  13. Fifteen Greatest Minnesota Wild Players: #12 Brent BurnsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Gone Puck Wild

    ... loved the flamboyant and flashy Burns style. Not only was he lighting the lamp a ton, he was showing off his pet snakes and tattoos in interviews. His suburban St. Paul home has so many pets it's been nicked named the "Burns Zoo". His sense of humor ...


  14. How You Can Setup A Snake VivariumRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | GameBlogs

    Ball pythons are very popular pet snakes, but these kinds of also on the list of best at escaping their enclosures. A lot of this arrives to the actual that are usually extremely strong for their size, as well as of in order to because the normal ball python pet owner is inexperienced snake customer.


  15. Snakes and their great Canadian homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 |

    We agree. Why are there snakes? What good are they? They slither and slide and stick out their tongues and generally make life miserable for those of us who feel the creepy creatures have no credible reason to exist.


  16. I'm sweating like crazy, I'm panicking, I feel nauseous': Snake...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... road as he tried to rush to A&E after being bitten Iyood's Facebook profile shows him posing with pictures of his pet snakes and he is understood to have had more than 20 in his possession. Iyood, who is a beekeeper, explains on his page: 'I go to ...


  17. 4-Foot Snake Found Living in Walls of Nassau County HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 |

    ... woods somehow slithered its way into their home. Lauren first called the police, who said they don't handle calls for snakes. She then contacted several exterminators, who said they could not help her. When Eric came home, they found the snake in ...


  18. Housing association worker's shock when king snake falls on his...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | IcNetwork

    ... information to try and track down the owners and anyone who may have information can call the RSPCA on 0300 123 8018. Snakes are ectothermic, which means that they cannot produce their own body heat. If they escape it can be disastrous for them as ...


  19. Regina rat rescuer says rats get bad rap from landlordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | CBC News

    ... to be careful when she adopts out her rats. She's concerned some people might be looking for a snack for their pet snakes. (CBC) Pet rats, usually live around three years so many of them don't have a lot of time with their new adoptive owners ...


  20. Starkville Police searching for missing snakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 |

    ... the citizens in the area remain vigilant, keeping an eye on small pets and remind your children to stay away from snakes. If anyone in the area sees a snake of this description, please call Animal Control at (662) 769-2728 during normal business ...