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Upper West Side »

PHOTOS: Dead Python Spotted Frozen in Dirty Upper West Side Snowbank

An Upper West Side resident spotted a large dead snake on her way to the gym on Saturday.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner: Escaped Snake Pops Up in Brooklyn Kitchen

A non-venomous corn snake escaped from its cage and slithered into a neighbor's apartment.

Greenwich Village »

Snake Found Slithering in Washington Square Park Finds New Home

The king snake was adopted by a couple who fell in love with the reptile at Lil Monsters animal shelter.

East Village »

Sprinkles the Firehouse Snake Charms East Village Neighbors

Known as "Sprinkles" or simply "Snake," the boa constrictor lives at the Engine 28/Ladder 11 firehouse.

Corona »

Queens Zoo Celebrates the Year of the Snake With Slithery Friends

The Queens Zoo is offering kids a chance to meet live snakes to celebrate the Year of the Snake.

Bushwick »

'Venom' the 15-Foot Albino Python Turns Heads in Bushwick

Venom is a common sight, hanging out on her owner's stoop with his pit bulls.

St. George & Port Richmond »

Staten Island Man Tangles With 4-Foot Snake in Toilet

No one was harmed in the brief brush with nature, including the 4-foot-long California King snake.

Manhattan »

Infamous Bronx Zoo Cobra Captured, Tweeting Halts

The infamous Egyptian cobra that escaped from its habitat in the Bronx Zoo last Friday was found Thursday.

Manhattan »

Missing Bronx Zoo Cobra Now on Twitter

The deadly cobra that's been missing from the Bronx Zoo is checking out Manhattan, a spoof Twitter feed says.

Harlem »

Six-Foot Snake Found in Harlem Park

A Parks Department employee discovered the six-foot Burmese python Wednesday afternoon.