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New Python Sparks Fears of a `Super Snake'
Animals  (tags: snakes, everglades, animals, kids, dangerous )

- 3021 days ago -
Fears of a new ``super snake'' emerging in the Everglades grew this week during a hunt to track South Florida's invasive python population
Speak Out Against The Python Hunt ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, snakes, hunting, death, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 2973 days ago -
Although non-native species do need to be managed, an authorized hunt is an unacceptable answer.
Public Comment Period Has Been Reopened: Support Federal Ban on Invasive Snakes Sold as 'Pets' ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, snakes, invasive, pets, environment, protection )

- 2828 days ago -
Countless snakes suffer at the hands of greedy exotic-animal dealers who view them as nothing more than merchandise. Every day, these animals, who are mostly wild-caught, die by the hundreds while being transported or are neglected or turned loose by
What Price That Snakeskin Handbag?
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, snakes, protection, humans, killing, environment, animaladvocates, animals, animalwelfare, abuse, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered )

- 1930 days ago -
The highly lucrative illegal trade in Python skin now threatens to overtake the tightly-controlled legal trade and warns if this happens, it will be catastrophic for the populations of these beautiful reptiles.
Reptile Wrangler Lives to Save Beloved Snakes
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, reptiles, snakes, lizards, rescues, monitors )

- 3212 days ago -
"Rattlesnake at Bishop Ranch," he tells his assistant, Laurie Osborne. "I'll get this one." Images A green tree python stares at a visitor at Sonoma County ...Guests at the Bishop's Ranch retreat in Healdsburg get a ...Al Wolf examines a savannah
Inappropriate Family Pets
Animals  (tags: inappropriate pets, lions, bears, snakes, elephants, slideshow )

- 1128 days ago -
From lions to hippos, these animals are best left to the experts.
Malaysia Jails Man Who Smuggled 95 Snakes on a Plane
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, smuggling, snakes, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2786 days ago -
A notorious wildlife trafficker has been sentenced to six months in jail in Malaysia for attempting to smuggle 95 boa constrictors in his luggage
Snakes Alive ~ Picture Gallery
Animals  (tags: reptiles, snakes, costa rica )

- 3606 days ago -
Proud mum ... Eva, a 2m long boa constrictor, protects some of her 31 offspring at the National Biodiversity Institute in Costa Rica on June 4 / AFP
Help Save Snakes! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: snakes, animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, protection, pets, killing, cruelty, death )

- 2190 days ago -
Snakes often cause fear in humans, and many of us want nothing to do with them. As the human population has increased the habitat for snakes has diminished significantly to the point that hundreds of snake species are now considered threatened species.
Zoo Negara Officer Out to Stop Needless Killing of Serpents
Animals  (tags: negara zoo, wildlife, wild animals, serpents, snakes, misunderstood, needless killing, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 3415 days ago -
Zoo Negara media relations officer Tayalan Raman is on a one-man crusade to promote snake conservation. "Snakes are a misunderstood lot because people find it hard to relate to them. "It does not help that some societies regard their presence as a s
Utah Has a Growing Snake and Reptile Problem
Animals  (tags: snakes, reptiles, problems, environment )

- 2917 days ago -
SALT LAKE CITY -- A lot more of those slithery little guys will be popping their heads out in the next few weeks. An American Fork woman learned that the hard way when she found what is called a "breeding ball" of garter snakes in her yard last week.
Tiffany & Co.'s Heartless Support of the Exotic Skin Trade
Animals  (tags: animals, skin trade, Tiffany & Co, skins, exotic skins, snakes, reptiles, skinned alive, humans, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 2625 days ago -
PETA has recently urged Tiffany & Co. to ditch exotic skins, because the production process is outrageously cruel. Reptiles killed for purses and watchbands are often skinned alive, and it can take hours for the skinless animals to die.
CHINA: 'Dr Snake' Bears Fangs for Conservation
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, protection, snakes, wildlife, wildanimals, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, goodnews, habitat, humans )

- 2622 days ago -
Since the 62-year-old discovered a new species of venomous serpent when treating an elderly patient who sustained a bite in 1984, he has devoted his life to the creatures' preservation
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, snakes, pets, ban, environment, protection )

- 3039 days ago -

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