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How a 'Plague' of Snakes Is Invading Homes Across Australia - With Hot Weather Drawing Out Venomous Reptiles That Are Killing Pe
Offbeat  (tags: hot, weather, australia, snakes, pets, bites )

Scooby
- 156 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
There are fears there is a 'plague' of snakes that are targeting elderly women and even dogs across the country as a spate of injuries arise.
Pregnant Snake Found Under Australian Woman's Refrigerator VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, odd, bizarre, unusual, snakes )

Marcia
- 163 days ago - arcamax.com
Yikes!! An Australian avoided having a house full of venomous snakes when she discovered a pregnant eastern brown underneath her refrigerator.
Snake Farm Faces Controversy Over Mouse Food
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Frank
- 464 days ago - bbc.com
Plans for a snake farm in the north of Thailand may fall foul of the country's newly-passed animal welfare law, it seems.
How to Live With One of the World's Deadliest Snakes | TakePart
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, snakes, black mambas, interesting )

JeanisAWA
- 595 days ago - takepart.com
Last weekend, I left my rental car parked overnight in a remote location in northern South Africa, where I have been working on a story. When I got back to the car the following afternoon,
Pet Mom Takes on Python, Heroically Saves Her Dog's Life
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dogs, snakes )

Cher
- 760 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
A walk with her dogs and husband in a Hong Kong park almost turned tragic for Courtney Link when Dexter the dog ran off and was attacked. What Courtney saw when she found him was terrifying, but she was not about to let Dexter die.
Did St. Patrick Really Drive Snakes Out of Ireland?
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, Snakes, Myths and Legends, interesting )

Dee
- 833 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
St. Patrick's Day, which is celebrated worldwide on March 17, honors St. Patrick, the Christian missionary who supposedly rid Ireland of snakes during the fifth century A.D.
Poisonous Snake Refuses to Budge From Car Windscreen
Offbeat  (tags: snakes, venomous, dangerous, windscreen, Australia )

Giana
- 945 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Two Australian men get the fright of their lives when a highly venomous snake slithers onto the windscreen of their truck and refuses to budge
Reflexology Spa Uses Pythons for Massage
Offbeat  (tags: snakes, massage, pythons, spa, bizarre, interesting )

Giana
- 970 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The snake spa offers a unique massage treatment which involves having several pythons placed on the customers body.
Some 5,000 Pounds of Rattlesnakes Collected in Odd Annual Event
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, humans, food, snakes, culture, Texas )

Giana
- 1203 days ago - grindtv.com
An odd event takes place this weekend in Sweetwater, Texas. Or at least it would seem odd to most city folk who have never heard of such a thing. A rattlesnake roundup? What's that?
Year of the Snake: 8 Freaky Facts About Serpents | MNN - Mother Nature Network
Offbeat  (tags: serpents, snakes, chinese calendar, off-beat, unusual, culture, myths )

Tamara
- 1237 days ago - mnn.com
Whether playing the resident trickster in the Garden of Eden, curling around the head of Medusa, or taking the blame for the death of Cleopatra, snakes have a history of slithering in and staking their spot in our myths -- and in our minds.
Six-Foot Boa Constrictor Dumped in Polystyrene Box
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, snakes, abandoned )

Cher
- 1419 days ago - rspca.org.uk
Staff at an RSPCA animal centre got a shock when they opened a polystyrene box left outside their front gate - and found a six-foot boa constrictor inside.
Young Corn Snake Found in Porthcawl Garden
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, snakes )

Cher
- 1431 days ago - rspca.org.uk
We're appealing for information after a corn snake was found in a garden in Porthcawl, Wales.
Albino Python Sent Through Post
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, snakes )

Cher
- 1545 days ago - rspca.org.uk
A live eight-foot snake has been found in a cardboard box sent by post from Harlow in Essex and bound for Exeter in Devon.
 

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