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  1. Party of five strandedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    ... males trapped but Oenpelli Police and Jabiru Police are trying to retrieve them," Supt Jones said. THE much-loved pet snakes of a young Darwin woman who passed away last year have found a home at Territory Wildlife Park. A WOMAN whose ice-addict son ...

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  2. Woman stabbed to death in Alice SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    ... before 5.00am where a 32-year-old woman had suffered a stab wound to her leg," Supt Warren said. THE much-loved pet snakes of a young Darwin woman who passed away last year have found a home at Territory Wildlife Park. A WOMAN whose ice-addict son ...

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  3. Your one war question answeredRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    ... alive' ... Maggie Johnson holds an image of her grandmother, AnzacLive character Alice Ross-King. THE much-loved pet snakes of a young Darwin woman who passed away last year have found a home at Territory Wildlife Park. A WOMAN whose ice-addict son ...

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  4. Donated snakes find forever homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Territory News

    THE much-loved pet snakes of a young Darwin woman who passed away last year have found their forever home at Territory Wildlife Park. Soon after, her mother, Tania Wright, approached the Territory Wildlife Park to see if they would take in her daughter's beloved pets, Monty the water python and Irwin the children's python.

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  5. Cause sought for Redmond mobile home fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... 1241 Northwest Sixth Street. Initial dispatch reports indicated that while no people were inside, there were some pet snakes. And Fire Marshal Traci Cooper later confirmed that while no people were injured, two snakes and a cat were lost to the ...

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  6. Coroner: Baby died from rat-bite feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | ABC 27

    A 6-month-old baby died after he was bitten by a rat that was raised as food for a family's pet snakes, the Cumberland County coroner said Thursday. Coroner Charley Hall said the baby was treated at Holy Spirit Hospital for a fever and rash on Dec. 30 and brought back to the hospital two days later when he was lethargic and had a high fever.

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  7. Fire tears through NW Redmond mobile homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... 1241 Northwest Sixth Street. Initial dispatch reports indicated that while no people were inside, there were some pet snakes. Firefighters soon called in mutual aid from Crooked River Ranch and Crook County to help staff stations and handle other ...

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  8. Family under investigation after baby dies from rat bite in York County homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | PennLive.com

    It is unclear if the rats were in a cage or if the baby was supervised when he was bitten. Cumberland County Coroner Charley Hall said one of the rats the baby's parents were raising to feed to their pet snakes bit the baby on the right index finger, ultimately leading to his death.

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  9. Dillsburg-area baby died after being bitten by rat, coroner saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | PennLive.com

    ... An investigation showed the child had been bitten on a finger by a rat the Dillsburg family was raising to feed pet snakes, Halls said. He said an autopsy showed the child died from meningitis and myocarditis, and lab results showed the baby had rat ...

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  10. Hail to the Husker Seniors!! Tear'a LaudermillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Husker Corner

    ... about that pet Vanessa the snake?? Tear'a Laudermill. Genuine. Entertaining. Her Husker Diary (on title rings & pet snakes). http://t.co/fvt8iQgHz5 pic.twitter.com/hD4rjYv9vF Thanks for the memories, Tear'a Laudermill. You thrilled us and charmed us ...

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  11. Great Notley residents rally round to reunite Bethany with missing pet snakeRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Bethany Buckley was amazed to be reunited with corn snake, Swirly, after she escaped in October and somehow had managed to survive the low temperatures of the last four months. Corn snakes are used to temperatures of 25-30 degrees and as an August hatchling Swirly was given to the Great Notley Primary School pupil for her ninth birthday.

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  12. Zebra mussels were native to Russia, but have disruptedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Westland Observer

    ... Conservation Commission hold an invasive North African Python in the Florida Everglades. Many of the non-native snakes in the area were introduced after people released pet snakes into the wild. The Giant African Snail, native to east Africa, has ...

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  13. NYPD Officers Recover Missing Pet Snake In Park SlopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... I asked 'What is that?' She said 'A snake.' I go 'A snake, oh my god!' I started screaming, because I am terrified of snakes." Fernandez said she has a lifelong fear of snakes, so she hid in a closet and called 911, 1010 WINS reported. Pet snake ...

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  14. Flame the Snake Reunited With Family After Going Missing for 8 MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | DNAinfo.com

    ... Is that a fake thing or is that real?'" recalled Fernandez of the moment she found the snake. "I'm so terrified of snakes." Fernandez has a lifelong fear of snakes and even turns off the TV when a snake appears on screen. She hid in her apartment, ...

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  15. Snake hunters on watch for non-native snakes in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    ... unters were checking the levees, canals and marsh on foot for the invasive species of reptile. Many of the non-native snakes have been introduced in to the wild when people release pet snakes after they grow too large to keep.

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  16. Housing Your First Pet Snake: Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... never had a snake before and you're wondering where to start. Good job for starting with research. By reading up on snakes and their needs, you're on the path to being a great snake owner. Fun as it might seem to run down to the pet store and buy ...

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  17. FWC seeks volunteers to hunt for pythonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WPTV Local News

    Emily Kluga , Molly Conway and Jillian Josimovich, volunteers with the National Park Service, take a break from hunting for Northern African rock pythons and other non-native snakes in the Florida Everglades on January 29, 2015 in Miami, Florida. The teams of snake hunters were checking the levees, canals and marsh on foot for the invasive species of reptile.

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  18. Housing Your First Pet Snake: Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... as you can into your snake's specific needs. This article is meant to familiarize you with the general needs of snakes and will cover the first steps in getting your snake's new home set up. If you're new on the reptile scene, you might be asking ...

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  19. Brisbane woman's journey from pastry chef to Snake SheilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | The Age

    A director terrified of snakes and a former five-star pastry chef turned Weight Watchers ambassador doesn't sound like the perfect combination for a show called Snake Sheila. But it might just work when the director is determined to overcome her fear and the star is a charismatic British-German woman who has been catching the slippery creatures for the past four years.

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  20. Former Peninsula resident remembers pythonRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | West Side and South Side Leader

    ... few inches - but it seemed to me that the snake must have easily been as big around as my arm! And, with all the pet snakes that get dumped into the wild, looking back now, I think I truly did see a python that had slipped down from the garage above ...

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