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A possible record-setting python was killed in Miami-Dade County on Tuesday, February 4. (Source: CBS4 Viewer)

Second-Largest Python Killed In Miami-Dade

A giant python found and killed Tuesday is now the second largest python ever caught in the State of Florida.

02/05/2014

Everglades National Park officials posted this picture on their Facebook page after an alligator was found eating a giant Burmese python. (Source: Everglades National Park)

Burmese Python Becomes Gator Bait In Everglades

The Florida Everglades is known for its famous river of grass, unique wildlife and of course, those annoying and invasive Burmese pythons.

CBS Miami–12/24/2013

Despite last year's cold snaps, the Everglades Burmese python population appears to be prospering.

USDA To Test New Trap To Catch Invasive Pythons In Everglades

From a public hunt to snake-sniffing dogs, wildlife officials have tried several methods of capturing Burmese pythons, the invasive species living and breeding in the Everglades. Now officials hope to capture more snakes with a specially designed trap.

09/26/2013

This 10-foot long African Python killed a 60-pound husky in SW Miami-Dade County on August 30. (Source: Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission)

9-1-1 Call Released After Husky Killed By Python

Miami-Dade police have released a 9-1-1 call after a family found their dog had been killed by a North African python in the backyard of their home.

CBS4–09/12/2013

This 10-foot long African Python killed a 60-pound husky in SW Miami-Dade County on August 30. (Source: Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission)

Python Attacks And Kills 60-Lb Husky

A North African python, also known as a rock python, in a rare attack killed a family’s husky in Southwest Miami-Dade County on August 30.

CBS Miami–09/10/2013

(Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

20-Foot Python Visits Rays Clubhouse

The Tampa Bay Rays’ manager, in attempt to motivate his team, found his muse in a 20-foot python, and brought him into the team’s clubhouse before Thursday night’s game.

08/16/2013

Source: CBS4

Man Finds Massive Python Behind Hialeah Home

A man working at a Hialeah home made a big discovery, Sunday.

CBS4–08/04/2013

Jason Leon (left) captured and killed record-setting Burmese python in Miami-Dade.
it measured 18-feet, 8-inches and weighed 128 pounds. (Source: FWC)

Record-Setting Burmese Python Captured In Miami-Dade County

What would you do if you came across the longest Burmese python ever recorded in the state of Florida? A Miami man had to answer that question recently and he decided to catch and kill it.

CBS Miami–05/20/2013

Tommy Owen, a tour guide for Everglades Adventure Tours, wrangled a massive python he spotted swimming through the swamp while on a tour. Burmese Pythons are an invasive species in the Everglades.  (Source: Paul Tarantino)

Tour Boat Guide Wrestles, Kills 10-Foot Python

People on a tour boat ride in the Everglades had a front row seat as their tour guide jumped out of the boat and started wrestling a 10-foot python. And all of it was caught on camera.

CBS4–04/11/2013

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New Winner Declared In Python Challenge

It took an extra day, but there’s a new winning snake in the state’s 2013 “Python Challenge.”

CBS Miami–02/18/2013

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