Posted July 1, 2014 by Laurie Kay Olson

This bad looking boy just isn't so bad as it looks. This is a garter snake -- a California Red Garter Snake. With those markings it almost looks like someone crocheted it!

Posted May 1, 2014 by M Dee Dubroff

Being the only person on your block to own a certain animal may have its place in the keeping-up-with-the-Jones' mindset, but bringing exotic animals into your home comes with hidden and perilous costs both to health and safety. Read on for more information.

Posted March 13, 2014 by Ron Callari

Hailing a cab in NYC is a challenging task in and of itself - but once you get one to pick you up, the last thing you're expecting is to share your ride with a snake. In his book, "Follow That Car," author, comedian and sometimes cab driver, Jimmy Failla never warned the public in advance about having a giant 14-foot Burmese Python riding shot-gun.

Posted January 17, 2014 by Arnold Carreiro

Escaped exotic pets, farm animals allowed to run free, and other wily
species have taken advantage of Florida’s subtropical climate for
hundreds of years. You might be surprised to learn about the animals
living in my backyard:

Posted December 9, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

That’s right, gamers: You can make the world a better place for our
animal friends by meeting certain challenges set in the newest
installment of the hit videogame franchise Zoo Tycoon recently released
for the Xbox One and Xbox 360. Pass the controller, it’s time to save
the planet!

Posted October 20, 2013 by John P. Barker

This two-headed Albino Honduran Milk Snake named Medusa is a bit difficult to feed as each of the heads have their own idea of which mouth should get the food.  Stuff like this freaks me out...

Posted October 4, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

If you’re reading this, you are a fan of the animal kingdom. Whether
you’re eager for elephants or crazy for crocodiles, I’ve gathered three
titans of design to transform your living space into a classy, high-end
zoo filled with awesome animal décor.

Posted September 20, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

Earlier this month, a woman in South Wales was savagely bitten by a
massive python on her way home from a night out at a local pub with
friends…