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The San Francisco Zoo's Baron's Racer snake. (Courtesy: SF Zoo)

Missing Venomous Snake At San Francisco Zoo Found In Its Enclosure

A venomous snake that San Francisco Zoo staff feared had escaped was found inside its enclosure Tuesday.

07/14/2015

Rattlesnake at Sonoma Reptile Rescue (KPIX, Don Ford)

After 2 Rattlesnakes Bite Children, Doctors Warn Some Snakebite ‘Treatments’ May Be The Worst Thing You Could Do

As a two-year-old Pittsburg girl and a four-year-old Folsom boy are recovering from separate snake bite wounds, emergency workers warn that the Hollywood-based first aid of “sucking out the venom” may actually be the worst thing you could do.

06/10/2015

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

Rattlesnake Bites Toddler In Pittsburg Backyard

A Pittsburg toddler was airlifted to a hospital after suffering a bite from a rattlesnake Tuesday evening, according to firefighters.

06/10/2015

King Snake (credit: Paul Hara/Lindsay wildlife Museum)

Snake Vs. Snake: Kingsnake Caught On Camera Gobbling Gopher Snake At Antioch Park

Like it or not, the serpent cycle of life was caught on tape last weekend at the Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve in Antioch where an adult California kingsnake got the best of an equally-hefty gopher snake.

05/15/2015

A North Pacific rattlesnake (Croatalus oreganus oreganus) (Mike Spencer/Sonoma County Reptile Rescue)

Watch Your Step! Rattlesnakes Out Early On Bay Area Trails

Rattlesnakes are out a month earlier than usual in the Bay Area, so watch your step out on hiking trails.

03/30/2015

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

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