23-Foot-Long Python Swallows Indonesian WomanA large reticulated python swallowed a 54-year-old woman in central Indonesia, a village official said Saturday.
Broken Jaw Healed, Runaway Boa Constrictor 'Rocky Balboa' Gets New Home"Rocky Balboa," a boa constrictor with a broken jaw found on Highway 92 near Burlingame, has found a home and a main squeeze.
Backyard Surprise Rattles Southern California WomanA Southern California woman got quite a surprise when she attempted to retrieve her dog’s chew toy from her backyard.
Lady Gaga May Swallow Snakes At CoachellaA fan video captured some disturbing visuals ahead of Gaga's Coachella headlining show Saturday night.
Snake On Train Goes Unnoticed By Japanese Bullet Passengers For Nearly An HourA passenger spotted a python curled around the armrest of another passenger’s seat on a Japanese high-speed Shinkansen “bullet” train, forcing the train to make an unscheduled stop.
Poisonous Swimming Snakes From South Seas Found On California BeachesVenomous yellow-bellied sea snakes are washing up onto California beaches and some scientists say El Niño may be to blame.
Missing Venomous Snake At San Francisco Zoo Found In Its EnclosureA venomous snake that San Francisco Zoo staff feared had escaped was found inside its enclosure Tuesday.
After 2 Rattlesnakes Bite Children, Doctors Warn Some Snakebite 'Treatments' May Be The Worst Thing You Could DoAs 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.
Rattlesnake Bites Toddler In Pittsburg BackyardA Pittsburg toddler was airlifted to a hospital after suffering a bite from a rattlesnake Tuesday evening, according to firefighters.
Snake Vs. Snake: Kingsnake Caught On Camera Gobbling Gopher Snake At Antioch ParkLike 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.
Watch Your Step! Rattlesnakes Out Early On Bay Area TrailsRattlesnakes are out a month earlier than usual in the Bay Area, so watch your step out on hiking trails.
Reptile Rescue Group Seeks New Home For 7-Foot Burmese Python Found In PescaderoA 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.
7-Foot-Long Burmese Python Found Under Car Near Pescadero SchoolAuthorities are investigating how a 7-foot-long Burmese python ended up under a car parked outside of a school in Pescadero on Friday afternoon.
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:
Flight From SFO Delayed After Snake Slithers Onto RunwayA 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.