snakes

An 8 foot pet rock python called Tiny has strangled its owner. Dan Brandon, the British owner of the snake, was found dead in the bedroom of his house in Cookham, Hampshire, England by his mother. The snake was lying close by. A coroner ruled that Brandon, a lover of exotic pets who kept 10 snakes […]

    Animals born with more than one head have a condition called polycephaly (literally “many heads”) and polycephalic animals only come in two kinds; bicephalic (having two heads) or tricephalic (having three heads). Animals with more than three heads have not been found in the real world. There are some photos of a five headed snake […]

Liu Fei, from east China’s Jiangxi Province, has found a bizarre way to make his living – he pulls snakes through his nose. Fei has been performing the death-defying act for the past 30 years. Sometimes, when he feels like it, the 53-year-old will even use two 3ft snakes instead of one. It hasn’t all […]

Two pythons have just got married in Cambodia. Hundreds of guests cheered for the fang-tastic ceremony believed to bring peace and good luck to villagers. The two-hour event in Svay Rolum, south Cambodia, ended with the 4.8m (16ft) ‘bridezilla’ and the smaller male – both believed to be magical – being blessed by two Buddhist […]