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Henry the Reptile Becomes a Dad at 111 Years Old
Animals  (tags: Tuatara, reptiles, reproduction, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1905 days ago - earthtimes.org
Henry, a tuatara reptile said to be 111 years old and a relic of the dinosaur age, has become a father for the first time, a newspaper reported Monday. Tuatara (Sphenodon punctatus) usually become sexually mature at the age of about 20, but Henry,
New Reptiles Found in Tanzania
Animals  (tags: tanzania, wildlife, reptiles, discovery, reviously unknown, endangered, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1924 days ago - news24.com
London - Seventeen previously unknown species of reptiles and amphibians have been found in the threatened rainforests of eastern Tanzania, Italian and Tanzanian scientists reported on Monday. The haul of new species, which include chameleons, tree fr
American Alligator Found in Australia Mystifies Experts
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, reptiles, american alligator )

Jacquelin
- 1930 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Wildlife officials in Australia are investigating how the alligator was found wandering around a campsite in Pambula, New South Wales. Police assumed they had a crocodile, a native of Australia's tropical north, when holiday-goers caught the reptile i
Man Finds Brown Tree Snake Living in His Printer
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, reptiles, brown tree snake, printer, habitat, humans )

Jacquelin
- 1959 days ago - news.com.au
SNAKES often turn up in strange places but one brown tree snake has joined the digital age. It has set up home in a printer of New South Wales couple Denis and Marie Matthews, the Gold Coast Bulletin reports. Marie is the publicity officer for the Fri
Man Threatened Woman With Snake in Road Rage Incident
Animals  (tags: ife, reptiles, snakes, road rage threat, humans )

Jacquelin
- 1960 days ago - news.com.au
A MAN brandished a snake at a terrified woman driver and her children, claiming it was a death adder and she was going to die, a court has been told. Jeffrey Leon O'Keefe, a 22-year-old stonemason, pleaded guilty in Townsville Magistrates Court to a c
14 Snakes Found in Woman's Bedroom in the Northern Territory
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, reptiles, snakes, carpet pyhtons, humans, habitat )

Jacquelin
- 1962 days ago - theaustralian.news.com.au
IT WOULD be enough to put phobia sufferers in their grave - 14 carpet pythons slithering around in your bedroom. Northern Territorian Esther Honegger was "horrified" when she found the baby snakes in her Fannie Bay home. "I thought 'Oh my God, how
1m Croc Drops in for Swim in Family Pool
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, reptiles, crocodile, swimming pool, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1967 days ago - ntnews.com.au
A METRE-LONG crocodile has been found swimming in a Territory family's backyard pool. Karen Sanderson, 40, had just jumped into the family's 5m saltwater pool in Darwin's rural area on Monday night, when her husband Steve noticed a dark shape resting
Toxic Toads Killing Australian Crocs
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, amphibians, reptiles, cane toads, toxic, killing, fresh water crocs, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1974 days ago - dsc.discovery.com
Nov. 18, 2008 -- Toxic cane toads are killing alarming numbers of Australia's freshwater crocodiles as the alien pests hop inexorably across the continent, research showed Tuesday. The warty amphibians, which have poisonous sacs on their heads, have c
Crocodiles Take Down Zebra in Epic Kenyan River Battle
Animals  (tags: africa, wildlife, wild animals, reptiles, crocodile, zebra, epic battle, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1976 days ago - foxnews.com
A hungry crocodile appears to have bitten off more than it could chew in an attack on a zebra captured on film Thursday at the Masai Mara game reserve in south-western Kenya, The Daily Mail reported. A group of zebras attempted to cross the Mara river
Call for Croc 'Deep Throat' to Come Forward
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, reptiles, crocodiles, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1978 days ago - theaustralian.news.com.au
AN anonymous person who claimed the Queensland Government's crocodile relocation program had led to the deaths of two men has been asked to come forward by the state's corruption watchdog. Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg revealed on Wednesday cla
Dog Recognised for Bravery ~ Video
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, reptiles, snakes, venomous, dog, hero, bravery, attack, boy )

Jacquelin
- 1978 days ago - abc.net.au
A Sunshine Coast cattle dog that saved a three-year-old boy from a potentially lethal snake attack has been recognised with a bravery award.
Killer Crocs Released By Rangers - Letter
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, reptiles, crocodiles, killers, released, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1980 days ago - news.com.au
THE Queensland Opposition has called for an inquiry into the Government's crocodile management policy, after anonymous claims it has led to the deaths of two men. Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg today tabled a letter in State Parliament which blam
Rare Rhino Snake Breeds in Captivity
Animals  (tags: londaon, zoolife, reptiles, snakes, rhino snake, breeding, rare, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1980 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
This is the moment a rhino rat snake emerges from its shell in the first successful attempt to breed the rare species in a European zoo. The snake has a long nose like an African rhino, though it comes from the mountains of Vietnam. The young are al
Take Action for the Bahamian Sea Turtles
Animals  (tags: death, illegal, seaturtles, reptiles, take actionanimaladvocates, animalcruelty, endangered, environment, killing, protection, wildanimals, slaughter )

Raven Sky
- 1985 days ago - takeaction.oceana.org
An Idylic paradise. beautiful beaches, gorgeous blue oceans all this beauty and you think they would want to protect it, yet it is perfectly legal to kill Sea Turtles.. Take Action on behalf of one of Mother Earths most ancient creatures.
Magnetic Island Whitey Dies After Swallowing Plastic Bags
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, reptiles, whitey, death, plastic bags, trash, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection, suffering, sadness )

Jacquelin
- 1990 days ago - news.com.au
PLASTIC bags mistaken for food in the water have been blamed for the death of Whitey, the infamous crocodile captured off Magnetic Island on Friday. Authorities yesterday revealed Whitey died of starvation on Saturday after 25 plastic shopping and garb
 

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