Toddler Hospitalised After Adder Bite In The UK

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 03.06.2016 | UK Parents

A three-year-old was rushed to hospital after being bitted by an adder while walking his dogs. Mason Jenkins, from north Wales, was with his dad Mefyn...

Man In Surprsingly Chipper Mood After Python Bites Him On The Penis

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 27.05.2016 | UK

Warning: This story contains graphic images A Thai man is smiling and recovering well after he was bitten on the penis by a python whilst on the toile...

Singer Bitten By Cobra On Stage Carries On For 45 Minutes Before Dying (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 07.04.2016 | UK

A 29-year-old Indonesian pop star has died after being bitten by a king cobra she was handling as part of her performance. Irma Bule was singing at a ...

Watch Angry Snake Attack Chef After Being Skinned And Gutted

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 05.03.2016 | UK

A headless snake gave chefs a fright when it seemingly came back to life and appeared very "pissed off" minutes after it had been skinned and gutted. ...

Fearless Boy Touches 'Deadly' King Cobras On Head

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 01.03.2016 | UK Parents

A fearless 12-year-old boy was filmed as he touched two king cobra snakes, which are reported to be "deadly". Miller Wilson, from Australia, who fr...

Incredible Images Capture Python Swallowing A Parrot In Just One Bite

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK

An ultimate show of nature has been caught on camera, outside the home of an unsuspecting onlooker in Agnes Waters, Queensland. The incredible ima...

20ft Python Attacks Pet Shop Owner, Police Respond Admirably

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 07.10.2015 | UK

A pet shop owner has been viciously attacked by a 20-ft python whilst a horrified customer looked on. Terry Wilkins, the owner of Captive Born Rept...

There's An Eight Foot Boa Constrictor On The Loose In Cumbria

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 19.09.2015 | UK

In today's terrifying news, there is an eight-foot-long boa constrictor on the loose in Cumbria. The snake, which is a family pet, escaped when its...

This Is Why You Always Check Under The Toilet Seat In Australia

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK Comedy

In today's most bum-clenching news, two pythons measuring a combined length of five and a half metres have been rescued from a toilet bowl in Queensla...

Popular Antidote For Snakebites Will Run Out By 2016

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A snakebite antidote which has saved countless lives could run out by 2016. The specialist serum Fav-Afrique, which can neutralise bites from 10 di...

Epic Reptile Battle As Python And King Cobra Brawl In The Street

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK

An ultimate battle between predators has been caught on camera at a university campus in Singapore. A python and a king cobra came head to head in ...

Man Attempts Rattlesnake Selfie... Ends Up With £96k Medical Bill

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK

A man injured whilst attempting to take a selfie with a rattlesnake has released images of his $150,000 (£96,200) hospital bill. Todd Fassier, wh...

X-Ray Clearly Reveals Why This Python Wasn't Feeling Too Great

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK

A peckish python is recovering in hospital after swallowing a pair of BBQ tongs his owner was using to feed him a rat. Australian owner Aaron Rouse...

Teen Bitten On The Lip By Deadly Viper He Was Trying To 'Kiss'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.04.2015 | UK

A teenager is lucky to be alive after being bitten on the face by a deadly snake he was attempting to “kiss”. Austin Hatfield had captured the...

Pet Cat Gets Revenge On Hungry Snake From Beyond The Grave

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK

An 11-foot snake has died due to complications from digesting an Australian man's cat. Francis Bakvis, of Clifton Beach, Queensland, was shocked wh...

16ft Python In A Lancashire Canal Proves Our Snake Overlords Are Finally Here

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK

A 16ft reticulated python capable of attacking a human has been found floating in a canal in Rishton, Lancashire. The dead reptile was found near ...

This Is Why Australians Always Check Their Shoes Before Putting Them On

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We couldn't think of anything worse than finding a deadly-looking spider (or snake, for that matter) in your shoe. A thread on Reddit entitled "Thi...

The Hidden Cost of Wildlife Crime: Four Out of Five Animals Die in Transit

Mike Baker | Posted 07.02.2015 | UK
Mike Baker

With an estimated worth of between 10 and 20 billion dollars each year, the "zero tolerance approach to wildlife trafficking" announced by HRH Prince William in Washington this week is so very welcome.

This Man Wants You To Watch Him Being Swallowed Alive By An Anaconda On TV

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK

If you thought you’d seen it all – then you’re wrong. The Discovery Channel has announced an upcoming episode in which a naturalist and filmm...

The Kashmir Healthcare Crisis - 'Patients Have Been Dying' Says Doctor

Rita Pal | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK
Rita Pal

With time racing forward to a severe winter of discontent, the doctors of Kashmir have requested international assistance from the World Health Organisation and the United Nations.

This Slithering Robot Is Fascinatingly Gross

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Tech

MIT has been cooking up some of the world's most innovative machines for a long time - and their latest project is no different. Developed by docto...

Who Brings the Zoo to You?

Dr Daniel Allen | Posted 20.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Daniel Allen

What I dislike is the lack of regulation, and the rise of start-up companies with neither the knowledge nor experience to share such specialist animals with the public. The problem with animal encounter companies can be split broadly into two main areas: animal welfare, and, public safety.

Snakes On A Campus

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Warnings have been issued to students to take extreme caution after several poisonous adders were spotted on Cambridge University grounds. Students...

Aesculapian Snakes Do Live In London's Camden Lock, But They Aren't Going To Murder Your Children & Pets

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK

Killer exotic snakes are NOT rampaging through London hoping to eat your children. We repeat: There is nothing to fear. We can confirm a colon...

No This Isn't A Bad Dream – That Really Is A 12ft Python On The Toilet (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK

In terms of things you don’t want to ever see in your bathroom, this 12ft python is probably high up there. The mammoth reptile was discovered a...