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  1. What Your Favourite Bands Do At ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NME

    ... Cooper likes to spend Christmas Eve taking his pet snake for a stroll down his local high street. "We had a bunch of snakes in the '70s," he told NME. "We had Boa Derek, we had Julias Squeezer and we had Yvonne. Yvonne was the big one. She went ...

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  2. Talk to the Animals: 5 weird animal servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... some 'matchy matchy' with their owners. An enterprising salon owner in Northern Israel uses her collection of pet snakes to offer clients a back rub from up to eight serpents at once. Larger species such as the Florida King snake are used to treat ...

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  3. St. Paul man charged after pet snake freezes outdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | TwinCities

    ... e woman had taken her two dogs with her, but he said he let the cat go outside. Washington said he owns two dogs, two snakes and a fish.

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  4. Fire burns one end of mobile home, crews save pet snakes, catRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Chino Valley Review

    Chino Valley firefighters remove contained pet snakes as they extinguish hot spots at this house fire in the 2800 block of North Mohawk Trail in Chino Valley. Special to the Review Chino fire crews stopped a mobile home fire the afternoon of Dec. 10 from spreading from one end of the house to the other, and saved a majority of the residents' personal belongings, including numerous pet snakes and a cat.

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  5. Dunedin to take longer look at banning longer snakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | St. Petersburg Times

    A proposed ban thought to be aimed at protecting city residents from an infestation of large constrictor snakes, like Burmese pythons and anacondas that have devastated animal populations across the Everglades, has riled critics across the nation. But while reviewing city ordinance language for updates or additions, a citizens advisory group called the Charter Review Committee recommended adding a clause prohibiting constrictor snakes more than 4 feet long.

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  6. Discovery TV show star and partner sent to prison for smuggling snakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | St. Petersburg Times

    Robbie Keszey and Robroy MacInnes transported eastern indigo snakes, pictured, from Florida to Pennsylvania. And they shipped eastern timber rattlesnakes to Florida.

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  7. Recent crime newsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Magnolia Voice

    ... house. Then, by talking through the door, you can say you're on a conference call; you are contagious; or your pet snakes are out of their tanks, etc. Model this for your kids. They may be home alone and find themselves in this situation. It is not ...

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  8. Tips from SPD on staying safe and keeping Queen Anne crime stats low this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Queen Anne View

    ... house. Then, by talking through the door, you can say you're on a conference call; you are contagious; or your pet snakes are out of their tanks, etc. Model this for your kids. They may be home alone and find themselves in this situation. It is not ...

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  9. Mistaken snake safe at DrumoakRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Donside Today

    ... "They were a bit surprised to find him and one of them kindly used their lunchbox to contain him until I got there. "Snakes are great escape artists and Mac is so small he could have easily have gotten into some tight spaces. "Mac is good to handle ...

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  10. You wont believe what this Londoner found curled up on his doorstepRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Mirror.co.uk

    Steve Berry yawned as he left his house on the way to work - but he soon froze in horror and complete disbelief Another resident put the snake into a recycling box and police officers were called to deal with the reptile - identified as a corn snake - at 11.30am. He said: "Neither of us knew what kind of snake it was or even what kind of snakes there are in England.

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  11. The Weirdest Ways We've Totally Screwed Up the EvergladesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Miami New Times

    ... problem by now, but the shear fact that so many people thought it would be a good idea to release their unwanted pet snakes into the wild knowing full well they could reach lengths of over 12 feet is still quite beyond me. "Well son, your Ma no ...

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  12. Blanchard family displaced after early-morning fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... able to get it under control. A woman who lived in the home ran back inside the burning building to rescue her pet snakes and had to be removed by firefighters. The fire remains under investigation. Copyright 2014 KSLA . All rights reserved. When ...

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  13. Exotic pets and the risks to healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | BBC News

    ... exotic animals are being kept, but reptiles do appear to be challenging for a place in the nation's affections. Pet snakes, lizards, turtles and tortoises, for example, have increased from an estimated 400,000 in UK homes in 2008 to more than one ...

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  14. The bizarre items banned from BrisbaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    EGGS, tins, kites and snakes. As Brisbane goes into lockdown ahead of the G20 there is a lot you can't do in the city this week - but also one surprising way to cash in.

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  15. Ancient 'Persephone' Mosaic May Hold Key to Tomb MysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Mashable

    ... Olympias consorted. The Greek historian Plutarch recorded they wore baskets on their heads filled with Olympias' pet snakes. The snakes would rear their heads out of the baskets, terrifying the male participants in Dionysiac rites and orgies. ...

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  16. Georgetown: Celebrate Your Reptile TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... called "bearded" because of the their ability to flare out the skin in the throat area when threatened. What about snakes? Life Science says: "There are more than 3,000 species of snakes in the world and there is at least one type of snake on every ...

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  17. Manchester: Celebrate Your Reptile TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... called "bearded" because of the their ability to flare out the skin in the throat area when threatened. What about snakes? Life Science says: "There are more than 3,000 species of snakes in the world and there is at least one type of snake on every ...

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  18. Norwalk: Celebrate Your Reptile TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... called "bearded" because of the their ability to flare out the skin in the throat area when threatened. What about snakes? Life Science says: "There are more than 3,000 species of snakes in the world and there is at least one type of snake on every ...

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  19. Wilton: Celebrate Your Reptile TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... called "bearded" because of the their ability to flare out the skin in the throat area when threatened. What about snakes? Life Science says: "There are more than 3,000 species of snakes in the world and there is at least one type of snake on every ...

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  20. Best-Ever Portrait of Alexander the Great Found?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Criminal Report Daily

    ... Olympias consorted. The Greek historian Plutarch recorded they wore baskets on their heads filled with Olympias' pet snakes. The snakes would rear their heads out of the baskets, terrifying the male participants in Dionysiac rites and orgies. ...

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