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Corn Island Boas

We are very pleased to welcome a 2013 pair of Corn Island Boas to our collection.
These are the result of a US/European breeding. They have a fabulous pink belly and flushing to the sides. 12 more words

Anthony Kingsley

The Red-Tail Boa: To Own or Not to Own

If you are in the market for an exotic pet… more specifically a larger snake that happens to constrict its meals, then the red-tail boa constrictor is the snake for you. 553 more words


Invasive Boa Constrictor

Last friday my collaborator, Dr. Alberto Puente at Universidad Interamericana de Arecibo, let me and my assistants help out with some Boa constrictor dissections. Boa constrictor… 704 more words

Field Work

Look who came to visit — Dominica, 2005

Boa Constrictor – about eight feet long. I didn’t hang around to measure it when it came down from the tree! 11 more words


Another snake seized from man arrested with python

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A second snake — this one a sickly boa constrictor — has been seized from a San Diego man who had a python around his neck when he was arrested a week ago on suspicion of driving his pedicab while drunk. 87 more words


Wanted: Experienced Pet Owners To Adopt Exotic Species

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – It’s one thing to care for a dog or cat, but owning an exotic pet, like a sugar glider or a boa constrictor, is a whole other task. 479 more words


Boa constrictor captured after escaping Idaho cage

NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — A 9-foot Columbian boa constrictor named Trinity that escaped its southwest Idaho cage has been found after two days on the loose. 91 more words