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Thief steals rare reptiles: 2 lizards and 4-foot python - WNEM Saginaw

Thief steals rare reptiles: 2 lizards and 4-foot python - WNEM Saginaw | Reptiles | Scoop.it
Thief steals rare reptiles: 2 lizards and 4-foot python
WNEM Saginaw
The victim told police an unknown suspect cut the lock on his garage and stole three exotic reptiles.
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Anaconda

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The anaconda eats its prey by wrapping around it to strangle it to death.  

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Adder

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The adder is the only venomous snake in Britain. Its venom is not as poisonous as a bee's sting. 

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The gecko

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If two male geckos come together, they will fight each other.

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The yellow anaconda

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The yellow anaconda grows up to 2 to 3 m in length and eats birds, other reptiles and mammals. It is non-venomous. It is not large enough to kill humans.  

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The green anaconda

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The green anaconda is the fastest reptile in the reptile world. Female anacondas are about 4m long. They are bigger than male anacondas. 

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Leatherback turtle

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A leatherback turtle is the fastest turtle in the world. Its shell is not as hard as a normal turtle. It eats jelly fish. One thousand leatherback turtles die in a year. It's nothing to do with turtle soup. Leatherback turtles mistake plastic bags for jelly fish. The plastic bags are stuck in the leatherback turtles' throats. They do not die. However, when they eat the jelly fish, the jelly fish are stuck in the plastic bag as they swallow the jelly fish.  They end up dying of hunger. They also die because of poaching.  Sometimes, the nets drop into the water. When the leatherback turtles swim past the nets, the nets trap the leatherback turtles and stop them from hunting for food, such as the jelly fish. They end up dying of hunger again ...

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Facts about the chameleon

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 The chameleon is a slow reptile but its tongue is as long as half of its body. The chameleon can shoot its tongue out in half a second. 

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