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  1. Pet store owner charged in deaths of brothers asphyxiated by pythonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Post

    Canadian police have charged a man in the death of two young brothers who were asphyxiated by a python at his home. Jean-Claude Savoie was charged with criminal negligence causing death, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police announced Tuesday.

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  2. Man charged in deaths of boys by pythonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Townsman

    Noah Barthe, left, and Connor Barthe pose in this undated photo posted on the Facebook page of Mandy Trecartin. Police in New Brunswick have charged a man with criminal negligence causing death after two young brothers were asphyxiated by a python.

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  3. Police charge man in deaths of N.B. boys strangled by pythonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    Police in New Brunswick have charged a man with criminal negligence causing death after two young brothers were asphyxiated by a python. The RCMP said in a release Tuesday that a charge against Jean Claude Savoie, 38, was laid in provincial court on Monday in Campbellton, N.B. Four-year-old Noah Barthe and his six-year-old brother Connor were found dead on Aug. 5, 2013, after an African rock python escaped its enclosure inside Savoie's apartment in Campbellton, where they were staying for a sleepover.

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  4. Vets mark new era in animal care with new premisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tewkesburyadmag.co.uk

    ... the work involved going out to farms. These days we mostly see domestic animals such as cats and dogs as well as exotic pets, so the building was just too small. "The new hospital means we can be vastly more efficient. We also have photovoltaic ...

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  5. Huge Mexican tarantula spider discovered wandering around football pitch in South WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    This is the massive Mexican, red rump tarantula discovered wandering around a football pitch in Maesteg, South Wales by a concerned member of the public. Bridgend council, which is now trying to track down the tarantula's owner, was alerted after the spider - which is not generally harmful to humans - was spotted by a passer-by at local Garth Park ball court.

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  6. Dr Rhys Jones with the red rump tarantula found at Garth Park ball courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | IcNetwork

    This Mexican red rump tarantula was discovered wandering around a grass pitch in Maesteg and council officials are now trying to track down its owner. Bridgend council was alerted after the spider - which is not generally harmful to humans - was spotted by a passer-by at the Garth Park ball court.

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  7. Lioness gives birth to quintuplets in Pakistani homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Christian Science Monitor

    It's a baby boom for the owner of a pet lioness in central Pakistan . The African lioness named Queen has given birth to five healthy cubs - double the usual two-to-three-cub litters among lions.

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  8. Brian Lowney's Fur, Fins and Feathers: Looking for a new pet? Change your stripesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | SouthCoastToday.com

    If you are searching for an unusual exotic pet that will stimulate a lot of interest and conversation, a chameleon just might be a good choice. Specimens of the 180 recognized species of these fascinating lizards have the ability to change color and are good pets for older children and teens, who are interested in animals, science and the natural world.

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  9. 4. Lioness kept as pet in Pakistan gives ...Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | KSL-TV

    It's a baby boom for the owner of a pet lioness in central Pakistan. The African lioness named Queen has given birth to five healthy cubs - double the usual two-to-three-cub litters among lions.

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  10. Javier and Vilma Villalva pocket 'Wizard of Paws' $10K cash prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Deming Headlight

    ... an astounding 2,755 animals ... And we're not even counting the bunny rabbits, hamsters and other assorted small exotic pets that were occasionally left in our care." Of those brought to the shelter, 63 percent of dogs and 61 percent of cats found ...

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  11. Council staff experience close encounters of the creepy crawly kindRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Aberdeen City Council

    ... Creatures Great and Small, allowed staff to get up close to the creatures in a controlled environment. The exotic pets at the session included a 14-foot Burmese snake, a Chilean Rose tarantula, a bearded dragon, a desert hair scorpion, a king snake, ...

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  12. Lioness kept as pet in Pakistan gives birth to 5 cubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    African lioness named Rani, or Queen, sits with her newly born five cubs at the house of her owner who has grown her as a pet, Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Multan, Pakistan. The African lioness has given birth to five healthy cubs.

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  13. Zilla the "Lucky" Lizard Reunites With OwnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... owner, Zilla was housed in the shelter's "Critter Corner," Welsh said. The space was built specifically to house exotic pets like Zilla.

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  14. Fontana escapee lizard reunited with ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Redlands Daily Facts

    Roberto Robles picked up his Tegu lizard "Zilla" who was found wandering a Fontana neighborhood over the weekend. -- Courtesty photo FONTANA >> A large Tegu lizard named “Zilla,” short for Godzilla, found wandering in a residential area of this city over the weekend , was reunited with it's owner.

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  15. Exotic lizard found wandering Fontana neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | San Bernardino County Sun

    FONTANA >> Police are searching for the owner of a Tegu lizard found hanging out in a residential neighborhood over the weekend. Police were called when a man found the large lizard Sunday afternoon in front of his home in the 18000 block of Granada Avenue, near Frankfurt Avenue, officials said.

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  16. Exotic lizard found wandering Fontana neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | San Bernardino County Sun

    FONTANA >> Fontana police are searching for the owner of a Tegu lizard found hanging out in residential neighborhood over the weekend. Police were called when a man found the large lizard in front of his home in the 18000 block of Granada near Frankfurt Sunday afternoon, officials said.

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  17. 3.18.15: A Journey Through America's Self-Help Culture, Exotic Pets, & Born ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... up book worms in the age of screens and digital devices. From kangaroos bred in captivity to trained tigers, exotic pets come from all walks of wildlifea and ownership of wild animals is increasingly becoming a hot debate. Exotic pet owners defend ...

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  18. Volunteers band together to save Tiger Ridge ExoticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | News Herald

    ... Immediately, Ohio legislators clamored to amend previous bills that were said to be far too lenient on what exotic pets could be legally owned in the state. Dangerous wild animals listed in the law include: tigers, lions, bears, elephants, certain ...

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  19. Pet tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... our Center for Compassion for free. We don't offer door prizes, you won't meet breeders, or see thousands of exotic pets for sale under one big roof. But, if you are considering adopting, we'd be happy to show you our exotic pets. You can meet ...

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  20. Paws & Claws Pet Medical Center Celebrates 20 Years, Urges Preventative Care for PetsRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | GlobeNewswire

    ... to three full-time veterinarians and a large support staff working with dogs, cats, birds, small mammals and exotic pets. For the anniversary, Dr. DeRemer wants to stress preventative care to help pets stay healthy and avoid illnesses before they ...

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