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Red tail boa constrictor found in Pescadero

Reptile Rescue Group Seeks New Home For 7-Foot Burmese Python Found In Pescadero

A snake found under a car outside a school in Pescadero has been taken in by a reptile rescue organization that will try to find it a long-term home, according to the Peninsula Humane Society.

09/10/2014

Red tail boa constrictor found in Pescadero

7-Foot-Long Burmese Python Found Under Car Near Pescadero School

Authorities are investigating how a 7-foot-long Burmese python ended up under a car parked outside of a school in Pescadero on Friday afternoon.

09/08/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Chris Trotman)

5 Reasons To Turn Your Fantasy Football Draft Into An Auction

Let’s face it, you and your fantasy draft have lost that special relationship. It’s nearly impossible to get everyone to agree to a date an time, and even when you do people start losing interest half way through. It’s time to change that. More and more people are severing ties with the serpentine draft format and opting to auction instead. Here’s why you and your buddies should do the same:

08/05/2014

SFO Runway

Flight From SFO Delayed After Snake Slithers Onto Runway

A flight from San Francisco International Airport to New York City was delayed Friday morning, after a pilot refused to run over a small snake that slithered onto the runway.

05/16/2014

(credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football Draft Day: Snake Or Auction Format?

The auction draft format has begun to emerge as a commonplace format, replacing the snake draft in ever-increasing numbers. Which is the best format for you, and your league?

08/23/2013

Emelyn Ojeda of Napa said this boa constrictor slithered into her room and bit her on May 13, 2013. (CBS)

Sleeping Napa Teen Woken Up By Boa Constrictor’s Bite

A Napa teen ended up in the hospital after a boa constrictor slithered into her room and bit her Monday morning.

05/15/2013

A poisonous rattlesnake. (YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Santa Clara County Residents Warned To Watch For Rattlesnakes

The odds of being bitten by a rattlesnake are slim, but it does happen. 15 people were bitten by snakes in Santa Clara County last year, and emergency responders would prefer not to see it happen at all in 2013.

05/07/2013

A gopher snake tastes the air with its tongue. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Reptiles Stolen From Fresno Science Museum

A Fresno science museum is missing a boa constrictor, two ball pythons and a monitor lizard after a vandal broke in and made off with the reptiles.

03/29/2013

(CBS)

Good Question: Are There Any Poisonous Snakes In The Bay Area?

They slither, hiss and in a worst case scenario, can be very dangerous. In this Good Question: Are there any poisonous snakes in the Bay Area?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/21/2011

A gopher snake tastes the air with its tongue. (David McNew/Getty Images)

2-Foot Snake Found In Redwood City Restaurant Bathroom

An animal control officer pulled a two-foot snake out of a restaurant bathroom in Redwood City on Tuesday night, according to the Humane Society.

CBS San Francisco–03/31/2011

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