boa constrictor

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A large constrictor snake, native to tropical America, which measures up to 3 metres

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Within six seconds of looping around an anesthetized lab rat, a boa constrictor squeezes enough to halve blood pressure in a rear-leg artery.
THE hunt was on for a 5ft boa constrictor after it disappeared from its home on Merseyside.
A Merseyside Police spokesman said: "The snake is a four-year-old boa constrictor.
boa constrictor A large boa (Boa constrictor) of tropical America that has brown markings and kills its prey by constriction.
A SNAKE sponsored by a brewery has given its owners a hangover after giving birth to an amazing 43 baby boa constrictors.
After spending a week at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, with a team of researchers from the San Diego Zoo's Center for the Reproduction of Endangered Species, I was amazed at how docile boa constrictors are.
FIREMEN had a fright when two boa constrictors they had given up for dead in a blaze suddenly reared up from the ashes.
There were plenty of handson activities for pupils to try, ranging from fingerprint testing to handling boa constrictors.
Boa constrictors can grow up to 12ft long, but do become docile when brought up in captivity.
Potentially dangerous snakes including pythons and boa constrictors were among nearly 100 exotic animals stolen from a Birmingham pet shop.
You could have blown me down with a feather when I read that a brown puma had been spotted in Co Durham and two boa constrictors had been found in Washington.
A TEACHER has been stopped from feeding three unwanted puppies to boa constrictors during a high school biology class after complaints from parents and tears from students.