All posts tagged python

May 5, 2019, No comments

If you already suffer from ophiophobia, you may not want to read this. Rangers in northern Australia recently came across a a three-eyed snake. “The snake is peculiar as an […]

Pregnant python removed from Florida Everglades after getting tracked by radio transmitters stuck on male pythons

April 9, 2019, No comments

Pythons are an invasive species in the Florida Everglades and have been a pain for conservation officers ever since the snake was introduced into the ...

Missing man’s friends find engorged python and sliced it open to discover the body

March 30, 2017, No comments

An Indonesian man who went missing in his village has been found after his friends discovered he had been swallowed whole by a python on the island of ...

Pet shop owner not guilty in python asphyxiation of two boys

November 9, 2016, No comments

A New Brunswick man has been found not guilty of criminal negligence causing death in the case of two young brothers who were asphyxiated by a python ...

  • Florida nixes python hunt
    December 3, 2013, No comments

    Earlier this year, 1,600 python hunters were part of the great Florida python challenge. The grand prize winner took home $1,500 for capturing the most Burmese pythons. The goal: heighten public […]

  • Python kills 2 New Brunswick boys
    August 15, 2013, 1 Comment

    It’s still impossible to comprehend. Brothers Noah Barthe, 4, and Connor Barthe, 6, were asphyxiated by a large African rock python as they slept at the apartment of a family friend in […]