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  1. Snake lovers hit southern Illinois for annual migrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Journal

    You don't have to be a herpetologist to savor the slice of this federal forest where a stunning array of reptiles and amphibians congregates beneath soaring limestone bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River. Whether trained zoologist or weekend hiker - or in my case, someone with a lifelong aversion to the scaly creatures after a frightening childhood encounter on a family trip to Florida - a visit to the place locals call Snake Road offers a glance of biological diversity worth the 100-mile detour from St. Louis into rural southern Illinois.

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  2. Snake lovers hit southern Illinois for...Shawnee National Forest, Ill. (Ap) - You...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Gazette

    This April 24, 2015 photo shows a cottonmouth water moccasin in southern Illinois' Shawnee National Forest. For two months each spring, the U.S. Forest Service closes a 2.5-mile segment of a road here to car traffic to allow migrating snakes, lizards, frogs and salamanders to move freely from their winter habitat to their summer feeding grounds in a low-lying swamp.

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  3. Tamaqua native opens vet practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Times News

    ... of people." Once the practice is open, she'll offer Saturday hours. Although she won't be including care for exotic pets when the practice opens, it's not something she rules out in the future. Milot has spent the last year working in the emergency ... 1 comment

  4. Letter: Celebrate National Pet WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Bennington Banner

    ... day. Buy or make them a new toy and use interactive play to help them keep their minds busy. Owners of birds and exotic pets can research ways to modify their pets' living space to provide variety and entertainment. This doesn't have to be buying ...

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  5. Letter: Captive animals won't save speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Berkshire Eagle

    Wild animals have always had an allure that humanity cannot resist. Today, large cats, elephants, bears, and primates are all very common in both the exotic pet trade and in circuses.

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  6. VIDEO: Alive and dead snakes, spiders and scorpions found in Cork neglect caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | BreakingNews.ie

    ... "This kind of thing can't be done on a whim. You need to do your research and if you're going to keep exotic pets like this, you must do it responsibly." It is believed that some of the animals may have been ordered online and were brought in ...

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  7. Tarantulas, chinchillas, lemurs among exotic pets living in Central New York (photos, video)Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Post-Standard

    Karen Ann Rosinsky of Lafayette became interested in animals as a child watching her father, a part-time minister and magician, use animals at magic shows. Her first unusual pet was a gecko and today she has a number of lizards along with prairie dogs, a tortoise, a parrot and many others.

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  8. Meet Your Best Friend at the ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... visiting the Zoo. Also happening on Saturday will be live music with Andy Chase Cundiff, exhibits on unsuitable exotic pets, animal enrichment activities with the Zoo animals and a special craft area where kids can plant a cat nip garden for their ...

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  9. Toronto Reptile Expo - Sunday, May 3, 2015 @ Downsview ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | BlogTO

    On Sunday, May 3, Canada's longest running reptile show is coming to Downsview Park in Toronto! Geared to the snake, lizard, arachnid, and exotic pet lover, the event is one for the whole family. It offers a unique opportunity for you and your children to get up close and personal with some animals you might not usually have the chance to, with experts who'd be happy to answer your questions about the world of exotic pet care.

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  10. Pickmere & District WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Knutsford Guardian

    ... This was definitely a first for the members of Pickmere WI. Sam is aware the public needs to be educated about exotic pets and to try and help the situation has set up Scales 'N' Tails Exotic Pet Rescue for the rehoming and rehabilitating of exotic ...

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  11. Andover vet helps pets come out of their shell at tortoise surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Basingstoke Gazette

    ... to make sure that they are fit following hibernation. At this surgery Mr Chitty, who has been working with exotic pets for more than 20 years, was making sure his shelled patients were well following a particularly cold spring - some had only woken ...

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  12. Only on ABC12: Family under investigation after exotic animals found at their homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WJRT

    ... to the owners' website, the zoo is called Premier Animal Attractions. They have 22 acres and own more than 50 exotic pets including tigers, a lion and primates. The township got a call Wednesday night about a Tiger sighting in the area. When the ...

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  13. Specifically British Animals That Never Made It Across the AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Laughing Squid

    There are some adorable British creatures that are never seen in the States outside of zoos and exotic pet owners. In the latest episode of our Anglophenia YouTube series, Siobhan Thompson puts on her David Attenborough hat and explores some of the friendly fauna you might spot on the U.K. countryside.

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  14. Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo! AMARILLO -- The Amarillo Zoo in...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... visiting the Zoo. Also happening on Saturday will be live music with Andy Chase Cundiff, exhibits on unsuitable exotic pets, animal enrichment activities with the Zoo animals and a special craft area where kids can plant a cat nip garden for their ...

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  15. Exotic snake gives litter-picker a surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Eastern Daily Press

    A litter-picker got a surprise when he found a 3ft-long exotic snake slithering among fly-tipped rubbish he was clearing up. Tim Borodka, 61, who works for West Norfolk Council, picked up the non-venomous corn snake using his litter pick-up stick and put it in a box.

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  16. Litter-picker finds exotic snake in fly-tipped rubbish near King's LynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Eastern Daily Press

    A litter-picker got a surprise when he found a 3ft-long exotic snake slithering among fly-tipped rubbish he was clearing up. Tim Borodka, 61, who works for West Norfolk Council, picked up the non-venomous corn snake using his litter pick-up stick and put it in a box.

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  17. Top 10 Most Common Medical Conditions for Dogs and CatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | PR Newswire

    ... mind and is committed to being the trusted choice of America's pet lovers. VPI plans cover dogs, cats, birds and exotic pets for multiple medical problems and conditions relating to accidents, illnesses and injuries. Wellness coverage for routine ...

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  18. How Toronto's raccoons could threaten your healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | GlobalNews

    ... when not in use. We know that over half of Canadian households now have a pet of some sort, and the number of exotic pets (i.e. not just cats and dogs) is also increasing. As a result, not only are we are seeing more and more of what is known as ...

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  19. Meet Your Best Friend at the ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... visiting the Zoo. Also happening on Saturday will be live music with Andy Chase Cundiff, exhibits on unsuitable exotic pets, animal enrichment activities with the Zoo animals and a special craft area where kids can plant a cat nip garden for their ...

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  20. Kids, pets and wildlifeRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Highline Times

    ... of years. Back before we had leashes or collars or fences. There are a lot of people who expound against exotic pets, including some pets listed above, but the argument isn't (or at least it shouldn't be) that we can't engage with foreign species. ...

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