Wednesday Jul 23
US wildlife officials propose limiting snake trade
The rules would prohibit bringing the snakes into the country and shipping them between states except for scientific and educational purposes.
Los Angeles Times
Gator wrestlers grab life by the tail
Bill McDougall holds down an alligator while Roger Wunsch, left, and Jay Young medicate its wounds.
The flat that nightmares are made of: Animal lover keeps 28...
Keith Ross, 24, from Motherwell, North Lanarkshire, houses 28 snakes, 14 lizards, three tarantulas, three beetles, five turtles and a tiger salamander in his living room.
Chester Evening Leader
Reptile found in long grass in Chester
JUST imagine the surprise for one unsuspecting passer-by who came across this unusual looking North American corn snake after it went AWOL and made a slither for it on the roadside near Chester.
UC Davis Study: Invasive water snakes introduced to California may pose risk to native species
NATIVE SNAKES. EXPERTS SAY THE PROBLEM WAS LIKELY CAUSED BY PEOPLE GIVING UP THEIR PET SNAKES, SOMETHING THEY SHOULD NOT JUST DO.