The bite of an eastern brown snake injects venom that is powerful enough to kill a human.
A video posted on Facebook shows the highly venomous snake in the water at the family's home in Marino, a coastal suburb of Adelaide, Australia.
Burmese pythons are native to Southeast Asia but have become an invasive species in Florida.
"You're kidding me, that's incredible," a snake catcher said, remarking on the serpent's hiding abilities.
Eyewitnesses said the bear was wandering around and eating from birdfeeders. It has now been taken to a rehabilitation center.
"It was absolutely amazing to see something so dramatic and intense in person," said 27-year-old Haydn Thomason.
The bear, known as Jambolina, was forced to perform in a circus for 11 years.
Researchers say this is first known case of the phenomenon in the animals.
Brown snakes are considered to be among the most dangerous in the world.
A group of eight giraffes in Kenya were cut off from their normal range by rising floodwaters.
You're all heroes," said one social media user, after watching the rescue operation that occurred at Phillip Island Nature Parks, Australia.
Investigators have appealed for help after the discovery of 16 severed raptor feet in Woodbury, with the culprits suspected of removing the talons to make jewelry.
Until now cameras only allowed a glimpse into the secret nocturnal life of animals, but with next-generation cameras, this new Apple TV+ docuseries, for which Newsweek had a first look video, reveals wildlife at night clear as day for the first time ever.
Wildlife officials are warning people in mountain lion country to stay "vigilant" and keep a close eye on their pets.
£165 million worth of funding cuts has meant Natural England is unable to protect the country's most valuable habitats according to a report by the Prospect trade union.
Wildlife officials later found the female bear and euthanized the animal, taking her two cubs into their possesion.
At one point, the driving comes face-to-face with a bear looking through his windshield.
"If that bear would have gotten in the house, it probably would have been all over for us," Sid Lebarron said.
The crocodile bit onto the fisherman's lure and refused to let go.
The winning entry of a tigress hugging an ancient tree was described by judges as a scene like no other.
Officers arrested the man on multiple counts of possessing an exotic animal without a permit.
The record-breaking snake was captured around 35 miles west of Miami.
"Once she grabbed me it was like a car wreck it happened so quick," the hunter Ronnie Dalton said.
Within the first two hours of the gila monster venom taking effect on my arm, I was in a state of delusion where I actually started considering that removing my arm would be less painful.
Witnesses told local media that the elk was also charging at other golf carts on the Evergreen Golf Course.
The report found that the U.S. imported nearly 23 million whole animals and animal body parts in this period.
The five parrots, which had quarantined together, had apparently taught each other curse words which they then directed at the park's guests.
Eastern diamondbacks grow to an average of 3 to 6 feet in length and can weigh up to 10 pounds, making them the longest and heaviest venomous snakes in North America.