The Pennsylvania Casino have denied claims that there may be snakes inside the building following posts on social media of a snake bite
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Saturday 24 December 2011
Police have discovered 11 Nile crocodiles – five of them squeezed into a small shower – and an alligator at a house.
Monday 05 September 2011
A man is in custody after being accused of biting a python in what police in California said was apparently an unprovoked attack on a friend's pet snake. The suspect, David Senk, 54, was arrested on suspicion of unlawfully maiming a reptile, Sacramento police said. The snake was badly injured and needed stitches after surgery to its wounds.
Thursday 01 September 2011
An alligator has attacked and severely injured a 90-year-old woman in south-west Florida.
Thursday 30 June 2011
A snake breeder has been killed by one of his king cobras only days after speaking about how he was trying to save the "dangerous but misunderstood" species from extinction.
Friday 25 March 2011
Monday 28 February 2011
Turtles and tortoises are now the most endangered group of vertebrate animals, with more than half of their 328 species threatened with extinction, according to a new report.
Thursday 26 August 2010
A mystery caller knocked on a woman's door - and left a four-foot snake on her doorstep.
Tuesday 18 May 2010
A fire in Brazil has destroyed what may have been the world's largest scientific collection of dead snakes, spiders and scorpions, which served as the main source for research on many species.
Friday 14 May 2010
They have been around since the time of the dinosaurs and have in the past survived several global mass extinctions of species, but now lizards are at serious risk of disappearing from the face of the earth as a result of climate change, scientists said yesterday.
Wednesday 14 April 2010
Two brothers have been arrested after allegedly releasing poisonous snakes near the home of a local leader they were feuding with in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, police said today.
Wednesday 07 April 2010
A new giant species of monitor lizard was discovered in the forests of the Northern Philippines, scientists said today.
Monday 22 March 2010
A five-year-old girl has survived an encounter with a crocodile in northern Australia just as a coroner began an inquest into a crocodile attack that killed an 11-year-old girl last year.
Saturday 29 August 2009
You almost had to feel sorry for Gordon Brown this week, frozen into silence by the question whether he approved of the decision to release the man convicted of the Lockerbie bombing.
Friday 21 August 2009
Former London mayor Ken Livingstone has chosen London Zoo as the exotic location for his wedding to his long term partner next month, it was reported today.
Monday 10 August 2009
A gang attacked a 14-year-old black boy with a 4ft python, forcing the reptile to bite the teenager's hand, in what is believed to be a racist attack, police said yesterday
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