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 52 Pygmy Blue-Tongue Lizards Moved To South Australia To Determine Adaptability

 52 Pygmy Blue-Tongue Lizards Moved To South Australia To Determine Adaptability

The pygmy blue-tongue lizard (Tiliqua adelaidensis), thought to have gone extinct until a specimen was discovered in the belly of a dead brown snake i [...]
Brown Tree Snake’s Lasso Locomotion Helps It Climb Trees To Eat Birds On Guam

Brown Tree Snake’s Lasso Locomotion Helps It Climb Trees To Eat Birds On Guam

The brown tree snake (Boiga irregularis) on Guam uses a newly described mode of snake locomotion, or movement, that enables it to climb up smooth, cyl [...]
Desert Tortoise Survives Not One, But Two Utah Wildfires

Desert Tortoise Survives Not One, But Two Utah Wildfires

A Mojave desert tortoise (Gopherus agassizii) was observed during a Utah Division of Wildlife Resources fire destruction survey in southern Utah with [...]
Washington State Sheriff’s Office Gets “Punny” With Ball Python Call

Washington State Sheriff’s Office Gets “Punny” With Ball Python Call

The King County Sheriff's Office in Washington state got a little "punny" after it's latest interactions after a concerned citizen called the police r [...]
New Alligator Lizard Species Discovered And Described

New Alligator Lizard Species Discovered And Described

Researchers with the University of Georgia, Secretaría de Medio Ambiente e Historia Natural, and Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, have discove [...]
Oldest Known Snake In A Zoo Lays Eggs Without Aid Of Male Snake

Oldest Known Snake In A Zoo Lays Eggs Without Aid Of Male Snake

A 50-year-old ball python (Python regius) living in the Saint Louis Zoo has laid eggs, but hasn’t been with a male ball python in more than 15 years, [...]
Snail-Eating Snake Uses Jaw To Remove Undigestible Part Of Snail Prey

Snail-Eating Snake Uses Jaw To Remove Undigestible Part Of Snail Prey

Researchers From Japan and Malaysia have discovered a unique feeding behavior with the blunt-headed snail-eating snake, (Aplopeltura boa) whereby it u [...]
Green Iguanas Found In The Wild In Singapore And Thailand

Green Iguanas Found In The Wild In Singapore And Thailand

The common green iguana (Iguana iguana), once the most popular lizard with reptile keepers and native to Mexico, southern Brazil and Paraguay, has bee [...]
Illinois State Rep. Brad Stephens To Host Virtual Reptile Show

Illinois State Rep. Brad Stephens To Host Virtual Reptile Show

Illinois state Rep. Brad Stephens, who is also the mayor of Rosemont, IL will participate in a virtual reptile show that will be posted to YouTube and [...]
Photographer’s 2021 Calendar To Benefit Global Snakebite Initiative, RFDS

Photographer’s 2021 Calendar To Benefit Global Snakebite Initiative, RFDS

Australian herp photographer Ross McGibbon announced that his 2021 reptile calendar will benefit the Global Snakebite Initiative and Royal Flying Doct [...]
Water Beetle Can Be Eaten By A Frog And Come Out Alive

Water Beetle Can Be Eaten By A Frog And Come Out Alive

An aquatic water beetle has been documented being eaten by a frog and then surviving through the amphibian’s digestive system before getting expelled [...]
Snake-like Amphibian <em>Siphonops annulatus</em> Have Venom Glands, New Study Says

Snake-like Amphibian Siphonops annulatus Have Venom Glands, New Study Says

Caecilians, amphibians with a snake-like body that often look like earthworms are interesting animals. Cryptic yet interesting at the same time. And t [...]
Dunes Sagebrush Lizard Under Review For Federal Endangered Species Act Protections.

Dunes Sagebrush Lizard Under Review For Federal Endangered Species Act Protections.

After years of legal wrangling, a failed initiative by oil and gas companies to voluntarily monitor the heath of the dunes sagebrush lizard, and other [...]
If You Can’t Care For Your Pet Snake, Don’t Release It Into The Wild

If You Can’t Care For Your Pet Snake, Don’t Release It Into The Wild

A would be snake keeper in Amhurst Co., VA released a six-and-a-half foot Colombian red tail boa after claiming the owner could no longer care for the [...]
Australia Rock Skink, Named Just A Year Ago May Be Headed to Extinction

Australia Rock Skink, Named Just A Year Ago May Be Headed to Extinction

The Kaputar rock skink (Egernia roomi), informally known for decades but recently given a scientific name in August 2019 may be on the verge of collap [...]
Let SnakeSnap Help You ID A Snake While Out Herping

Let SnakeSnap Help You ID A Snake While Out Herping

See a Snake and want to know what it is?  SnakeSnap It! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2BmDLukMjbY&feature=youtu.be For more information, v [...]
15 Española Island Tortoises Sent Home After 55 Year Successful Breeding Program

15 Española Island Tortoises Sent Home After 55 Year Successful Breeding Program

A Galapagos tortoise breeding program that launched at the end of John F. Kennedy's presidency has ended, and all 15 of the Galapagos tortoises (Chelo [...]
Building A Positive Relationship Between Your Tegu And Its Food

Building A Positive Relationship Between Your Tegu And Its Food

It goes without saying that you need to feed your pets regularly, regardless of their size, age, or species. However, the relationship between reptile [...]

Spotted Salamander Care Sheet Archived Comments

"Hello, I just got in, and saw a salamander in my drive. I live in E. TN, and today it was in the high teens, so i brought him in. Made it a make s [...]

Spotted Pond Turtle Care Sheet Archived Comments

If they are being captive bred on US soil then why are they illegal to transfer across state lines? Seems kind of ridiculous to me.Posted by Anonymous [...]
Spiny Tailed Iguana Care Sheet Archived Comments

Spiny Tailed Iguana Care Sheet Archived Comments

"Are spiny tailed iguanas (Ctenosaura spp.) poisonous, and if so how poisonous? ThanksPosted by Anonymous, Nov 5, 2019 01:34 PM" "Are spiny tailed i [...]

Sailfin Dragon Care Sheet Archived Comments

Can you have two male sailfin dragons in the same cage?Posted by Anonymous, Jun 22, 2019 08:50 PM by visual barrier they mean like wrap you would put [...]

Russian Tortoise Care Sheet Archived Comments

Hi, how do i have to know its a girl or a boy?Posted by Aida B., Dec 19, 2019 04:38 AM I have a female Russian tortoise called Eleven that i purchase [...]
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