Snakes

One of the pythons removed from a Vermont home. (Image credit WCAX)

Giant Pythons Removed From Vermont Home, Headed To Massachusetts Sanctuary

Game Warden Chad Barrett says the snakes are probably the biggest ever seen in Vermont.

08/25/2015

A Timber Rattlesnake (Photo credit Mass. Division of Fisheries and Wildlife)

Snake Fungus Identified In Massachusetts, 8 Other States

The fungus has been found in all five rattlesnake populations in Massachusetts.

08/09/2015

A Timber Rattlesnake (Photo credit Mass. Division of Fisheries and Wildlife)

5-Foot Rattlesnake Found Outside Office Building Near Blue Hills

Environmental police officers safely relocated the venomous endangered snake.

06/24/2015

(Photo from Coolen’s Aquarium & Pet Supply)

Best Pet Stores South Of Boston

The suburbs to the south of Boston can be a pet owner’s dream, with so many great places to walk, hike, swim and explore. But what about shopping? Check out these trendy pet shops south of Boston.

04/19/2013

File Image (Photo Courtesy:  Wikimedia Commons)

MBTA Declines PETA’s Request To Put Fake Snakes On Subway Cars

The MBTA says it won’t allow it to hang fake snakes from ceilings and handrails because that might interfere with rider safety.

04/02/2012

File Image of an MBTA Red Line train.

Snakes On A Train? PETA Hoping To Put Rubber Snakes On MBTA Trolleys

Remember the woman who lost a pet python on the MBTA’s Red Line last year? That gave PETA an idea.

04/01/2012

Quincy is looking to expand the Pine Hill Cemetery.

Quincy Looking To Expand Cemetery Into Designated Snake Habitat

Quincy is looking to drive snakes out of the city.

09/04/2011