The anaconda has the ability to consume a child or an adult with a thin-frame, but these occurrences are rare and there is little evidence to support them. The anaconda is able to swallow large prey due to its elastic ja... More » Pets & Animals Reptiles Snakes

The anaconda and other large constrictors are more than large and aggressive enough to kill and eat an adult human by strangulation or constriction, crushing the life from their prey and then swallowing it whole. Anacond... More »

An anaconda eats birds, reptiles and mammals. Its diet consists of capybara, deer and turtles, as well as other types of prey. More »

The green anaconda is considered to be one of the largest species of snakes in the world, with some specimens reaching 29 feet in length and weighing as much as 550 pounds. Although reticulated pythons can grow longer, e... More »

The diet of a baby rattlesnake includes small lizards and small rodents and is similar to that of an adult rattlesnake, only differing in the size of the prey. Like adult rattlesnakes, juveniles only eat live prey. More » Pets & Animals Reptiles Snakes

Although it is rare, there have been documented cases of pythons eating humans. The victims are typically children or otherwise small in stature, as the broad shoulders of adults are too large for most pythons to swallow... More »

Although the green anaconda is native to the tropics of South America, it's also found in the wild in Florida. This is probably due to the escape or release of pet anacondas, the United States Geological Survey states. Y... More » Pets & Animals Reptiles Snakes