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Missing 12-foot python found in crawl space of shopping mall

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 12-foot (3.6-meter) python that escaped from its enclosure inside Louisiana’s largest shopping mall has been found, authorities said Thursday. The snake was...

No snake soup for Hong Kong's young snake catcher

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong is home to a variety of snakes — from the venomous king cobra to larger species such as the Burmese python. Whenever one of these reptiles is spotted slithering into a home ...

Florida's new python-sniffing dogs have 1st success

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Truman, the python-sniffing black Labrador retriever, recently tracked down his first snake in a new program Florida is using to eradicate the invasive species. ...

Head of Thai zoos shot dead amid missing wildlife scandal

BANGKOK (AP) — The head of Thailand’s state zoological agency was shot dead Saturday as he was pursuing an investigation into the suspicious disappearance of rare animals from a zoo in a southern prov...

3-meter python caught in C. Taiwan believed to be abandoned or runaway pet

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A 3-meter python caught in Miaoli County on Tuesday (April 29) is suspected to be an abandoned or runaway pet, and the agricultural authorities are urging the owner to com...

Video shows firefighters capture 6.5-meter python in Kaohsiung City

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Firefighters captured an invasive 6.5-meter-long Burmese python near a lake in Kaohsiung City on Thursday (Oct. 3). Thursday afternoon, a Burmese python measuring 6.5 m...

Reptile invasion: Florida agency encourages killing iguanas

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Non-native iguanas are multiplying so rapidly in South Florida that a state wildlife agency is now encouraging people to kill them. A Florida Fish and Wi...

Missing 14-foot-long pet python sought in Indianapolis-area

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis-area police are warning people to be on the lookout for a 14-foot-long (4-meter-long) pet Burmese python that's on the loose. The Beech Grove Police ...

ONE Championship announces new documentary ONE warrior series

ONE Championship dropped an interesting bit of news in an announcement the organization made through a press release early Friday. The statement revealed that multiple-time world champion Rich “...