Bites at Animal Planet

21 May

WATCH: Longest Burmese Python Gives Us Reason to Never Leave Our House Again

 

Just in time for Monster Week, a Florida man wrestled with and eventually killed the longest Burmese python ever captured in Florida, measuring in at a whopping almost-19 feet long.

According to an article on NBCNews.com, Burmese pythons are an invasive species in the area that tends to destroy the state's natural ecosystem.

Watch more of the story below:

Need more monster snakes? Tune in Wednesday, May 22 at 9PM E/P for our special Devoured: Man-Eating Super Snake! It's guaranteed live action.

Not convinced? Check out the gruesome clip below!

Check out all of our Monster week video now!


Jodi Westrick is a Digital Media Producer for AnimalPlanet.com. Follow her on Twitter @jodilyn and/or Instagram @jodilynw for photos of and posts about her ridiculously cute cats, Otis and Etta.

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