© Toronto Wildlife Centre This snake made a long journey from the U.S. to Canada, and now it’s heading home, the Toronto Wildlife Centre says.
“A young western rat snake that snuck into a shipment of transport truck tires for a long ride to Canada is being flown back home.”
Read all about this snake’s wild ride here.
Scientists are trying to figure out how green-blooded lizards might benefit from the unusual pigment. The answer could provide new insights into human illnesses like jaundice and malaria.(Image credit: Courtesy of Christopher C. Austin/LSU)
via Why Do Some Lizards Have Green Blood? — News : NPR
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An 11-foot-long alligator went for a night-time swim in a family’s pool in Sarasota County, Fla. The Sarasota County Sheriff’s office responded to a late night call Friday from a family in Nokomis, Fla. who needed help getting the animal safely out of their pool. “The 11-foot intruder didn’t gracefully make his way through an…
via An Alligator Went for a Swim in a Florida Family’s Pool — TIME
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