A Burmese python at Zoo Miami. Authorities are trying to cut down the number of such snakes in the state.
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February 19, 2013 Authorities hope the big guy, and two other males, will lead them to breeding females. They put transmitters into the snakes and will now track their movements.
Bill Booth stretches out a dead Burmese python caught during Florida's "Python Challenge" on Jan. 19.
February 16, 2013 The month-long hunt ends with just 68 pythons caught, while humorist Dave Barry, in an 'unmasculine' snake encounter, defends himself with barbeque tongs.
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