boa constrictor


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very large boa of tropical America and West Indies

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WELCOME HOME: Becky Winder reunited with pet boa constrictor Bilbo Baggins, who was stolen and then returned to the family home in Powys
The boa constrictor shares the shed with a tarantula called Legs who lives in a glass case.
CHATSWORTH - Firefighters extinguished a blaze in a one-story computer repair shop in a Chatsworth business park Sunday, saving a boa constrictor in the process, a Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman said.
TWO terrified anglers have captured a six-foot long boa constrictor found slithering close to a lake in Birmingham while they were on a fishing trip.
Less than a year after the 7-1/2-foot boa constrictor escaped from her West Hills home during a heat wave and ate a 2-pound Chihuahua, the snake has disappeared again.
The brave handlers tamed 12-foot boa constrictor Sorchan at the launch of a special CD to mark the national holiday at the GPO in Dublin.
Angus Johnson, the owner of the Chihuahua-eating boa constrictor, says he's fed up waiting for Los Angeles animal officials to issue a permit for Alissss, so he's having a yard sale today and moving out of town.
Nearly a year after a West Hills resident's boa constrictor swallowed a neighbor's Chihuahua, the Los Angeles City Council voted Wednesday to require people with permitted exotic and dangerous snakes and reptiles to notify their neighbors of the animal's presence.
Most people confronted with a thrashing 10ft-long boa constrictor would run a mile.
The snakes, including a 6ft long boa constrictor, are worth hundreds of pounds but are in danger of dying of malnutrition and the cold if their dietary needs are not met.
THREE dangerous boa constrictor snakes - one of them 10 feet long - have been handed in to the RSPCA by a man who said he found them in a park at Coundon, Coventry.
A SEVEN-foot boa constrictor has joined biology pupils at a Wirral school.
1 -- 2) A boa constrictor, above, held by Thomas Castiglione, is touched by students on the set of ``Animal Planet Live
Simon Gould found the three-foot boa constrictor after he removed the front of the music system at his Comet electrical store.
POLICE last night warned families to be on the lookout for a dangerous 6ft pet boa constrictor after it escaped from its owner's house.