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Malaysian Man Removes Sardine Can Stuck On Monitor Lizard's Nose

Malaysian Man Removes Sardine Can Stuck On Monitor Lizard's Nose

After four attempts the man was successful in removing the can from the lizard's nose. [...]
Two-Headed Wolf Snake Caught On Video, Released Back Into Forest

Two-Headed Wolf Snake Caught On Video, Released Back Into Forest

The non-venomous wolf snake looks like the venomous common krait. [...]
Researchers Euthanize Northern Curly-Tailed Lizard With Massive Fecal Impaction

Researchers Euthanize Northern Curly-Tailed Lizard With Massive Fecal Impaction

The female lizard was found in Cocoa Beach, FL with a visibly distended abdomen. [...]
Check Out Robert Irwin’s Lockdown Buddy!

Check Out Robert Irwin’s Lockdown Buddy!

Robert Irwin and Igloo stop for a photo during self-isolation. [...]
COVID-19 Lockdowns Beneficial To Nesting Sea Turtles

COVID-19 Lockdowns Beneficial To Nesting Sea Turtles

The effects of stay at home orders are having beneficial effects for sea turtle nestings as beaches become devoid of human life. [...]

New Species Of Wood Snake Discovered In India

Researchers Sandeep Das and K.P. Rajkumar discovered the Anamalai wood snake while surveying India’s Kerala Eravikulam National Park. [...]
How Is Your Relationship With Your Pets During COVID-19 Pandemic?

How Is Your Relationship With Your Pets During COVID-19 Pandemic?

The University of Florida is conducting a study on how people interact with their pets during times of crisis such as what is going on around the worl [...]
Texas Horned Lizard Subject Of Conservation Study By U. Of Texas Master’s Student

Texas Horned Lizard Subject Of Conservation Study By U. Of Texas Master’s Student

If you live in Texas and wish to get involved with Killian's study, visit the iNaturalist website and check the Texas horned lizard project of south T [...]
Three-toed Skink’s Ability To Give Birth And Lay Eggs May Signal Evolutionary Shift

Three-toed Skink’s Ability To Give Birth And Lay Eggs May Signal Evolutionary Shift

The three-toed skink (Saiphos equalis), may be in the midst of an evolutionary shift between being an egg-layer and a livebearer. [...]
Why Some Frogs Skulls Have Evolved With Body-Like Armor

Why Some Frogs Skulls Have Evolved With Body-Like Armor

What is not known is if the frogs evolved to eat larger prey or if they had the armored heads all along. [...]
Puerto Rican Crested Anoles Evolve To Withstand Heat Of The City

Puerto Rican Crested Anoles Evolve To Withstand Heat Of The City

Not only can the Puerto Rican crested anole tolerate cold more than its island counterparts, it evolved to better deal with heat. [...]
As Plastic Soaks In The Ocean It Begins To Smell Like Food, And Sea Turtles Ingest It

As Plastic Soaks In The Ocean It Begins To Smell Like Food, And Sea Turtles Ingest It

Plastic in the ocean is coated with algae and microorganisms that the turtles mistake for food. [...]
Snake Saved By Veterinarian After It Ate Beach Towel

Snake Saved By Veterinarian After It Ate Beach Towel

The 18-year-old jungle carpet python went home the same day, a little hungry but otherwise healthy. [...]
USFWS Seeks Comment On Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake Draft Recovery Plan

USFWS Seeks Comment On Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake Draft Recovery Plan

The venomous reptile is one of the smallest rattlesnakes in the United States [...]
The Black Pine Snake Is Now Protected In Mississippi And Alabama

The Black Pine Snake Is Now Protected In Mississippi And Alabama

The black pine snake is a subspecies of pine snake that isn't seen too often in the wild. [...]
Pittsburgh Councilman Aims To Change Recently Passed Reptile Ordinance

Pittsburgh Councilman Aims To Change Recently Passed Reptile Ordinance

The ordinance should be more humane with regard to enclosure requirements. [...]
Center for Biological Diversity Sues Trump Administration For Failing To Protect Two Map Turtle Species

Center for Biological Diversity Sues Trump Administration For Failing To Protect Two Map Turtle Species

The Pearl River map turtle and the Pascagoula map turtle are only known to inhabit two river systems in Mississippi and Louisiana. [...]
Gourmet Holiday Recipes For Your Reptiles

Gourmet Holiday Recipes For Your Reptiles

Here are some simple recipes that will show your reptiles they’re part of the family. [...]
Special Holiday Offer of REPTILES magazine

Special Holiday Offer of REPTILES magazine

Subscribe to REPTILES magazine for just $12 during the holiday season! [...]
Detroit Zoo Builds New Japanese Giant Salamander Exhibit

Detroit Zoo Builds New Japanese Giant Salamander Exhibit

The Japanese giant salamander is listed as near-threatened by the IUCN due to pollution and habitat loss. [...]
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