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TALMEI ELAZAR, ISRAEL - SEPTEMBER 11: (ISRAEL OUT) Meirav Stardinner receives a snake massage from Ada Barak at Barak's snake spa on September 11, 2008 in Talmei Elazar, Israel. Barack's income comes mostly from exhibiting her plants which eat everything from insects to... Uriel Sinai, Getty Images


 
TALMEI ELAZAR, ISRAEL - SEPTEMBER 11: (ISRAEL OUT) Meirav Stardinner receives a snake massage from Ada Barak at Barak's snake spa on September 11, 2008 in Talmei Elazar, Israel. Barack's income comes mostly from exhibiting her plants which eat everything from insects to small mammals. She discovered snakes' therapeutic value after letting people hold them after her act 'Some people said that holding the snakes made them feel better, relaxed,' she says. 'One old lady said it was soothing, like a cold compress.' Now she uses a combination of big snakes for deep massage and little ones for light massage, though all are non-venemous. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)
 
JAKARTA, INDONESIA - OCTOBER 27:  A python lays on the bed at Bali Heritage Reflexology and Spa rooms on October 27, 2013 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The snake spa offers a unique massage treatment which involves having several pythons placed on the customers body. The movement of the snakes and the adrenaline triggered by fear is said to have a positive impact on the customers metabolism.  (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
 
DAVIE, FL - JANUARY 12: A Burmese python is seen on display at the registration event and press conference for the start of the 2013 Python Challenge on January 12, 2013 in Davie, Florida.The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and its partners launched the month long 2013 Python Challenge to harvest Burmese pythons in the Florida Everglades, a species that is not native to Florida.The contest features prizes of $1,000 for catching the longest snake and $1,500 for catching the most.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
 
CIREBON, INDONESIA - MARCH 02:  Different types of snakes are placed in a pool before being pelted on March 2, 2014 in the village of Kertasura, Cirebon, Indonesia. At slaughter house snake skins measuring in the hundreds of metres, are sold to bag factories in the West and Central Java provinces on a monthly basis. From snake skin was manufactured into bags, shoes, wallets and belts. The price of a bag made from snake skin costs between 150,000 rupiah ($15 USD) and 300,000 rupiah ($30 USD), depending on its size. When snake skins reach Western fashion houses their price can increase dramatically and sell for up to $4,000 USD.  (Photo by Nurcholis Anhari Lubis/Getty Images)
 
A US Marine drinks cobra blood during a jungle survival program as part of the annual combined military exercises, Cobra Gold 2013, at a navy base in Sattahip on February 20, 2013. Cobra Gold is a joint, multi-national military training exercise that focuses on maintaining and improving military-to-military relationships among nations sharing common goals and security commitments in the Asia-Pacific region, including the US, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea and Malaysia.  GRAPHIC CONTENT      AFP PHOTO / PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL        (Photo credit should read PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL/AFP/Getty Images)
 
Segovia. Spain The Alicante. The snake has been always feared and respected by the people. Many religions think of she like a sacred creaturea and like a fertility symbol. For the Catholic religion is the sin's symbol and the devil embodiment.  (Photo by Fernando Camino/Cover/Getty Images)
 
SINGAPORE - CIRCA 1930s:  Snake charmer handling snake basket, Singapore.  (Photo by Charles Phelps Cushing/Retrofile/Getty Images)
 
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 21:  A venomous southern Pacific rattlesnake tastes the air in Santa Ynez Canyon in Topanga State Park on May 21, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. California's entire state park system, the largest park system in the US, was included in the National Trust for Historic Preservation '11 Most Endangered Historic Places' of 2008. Although California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger recently backed off from his threat to close 48 state parks - almost 20 percent - to save money for the $10 billion-plus state budget deficit. The wilderness park is considered the world's largest wildland within the boundaries of a major city. Other American locations on the Endangered list include Manhattan's Lower East Side, the historic Art Deco icon Charity Hospital in New Orleans and the adjacent neighborhood, a modernist hotel in Dallas, and an Art Deco movie theater in Philadelphia. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
 
CIREBON, INDONESIA - MARCH 21: A snake writhes among a pile of snakes in a workshop for skinning snakes on March 21, 2014 outside Cirebon, Indonesia.  Small workshops scattered around West and Central Java, Indonesia process hundreds of snakes per day for the garment industry, which are then made into handbags shoes and other fashion accessories. Although the workshops exist primarily to process the skins, nothing goes to waste and the meat and other parts of the snake are exported for use in traditional medicines.(Photo by Ed Wray/Getty Images)
 
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 04:  Jars of assorted snakes are displayed at The Grant Museum of Zoology on September 4, 2012 in London, England. Containing 67,000 specimens, the Grant Museum of Zoology is the only one of it's kind in London. Started as a teaching collection in 1828 the collection displays only about 5% of all the specimens it holds.  (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
 
ROME, ITALY - OCTOBER 12:  A Royal Pyton snake is seen during the opening of the event 'Getting in touch with nature' in the new educational area at the Bioparco on October 12, 2013 in Rome, Italy. The goal of the new exhibit is to introduce, through direct contact, the biology and the behavior of those animals which often children are afraid or feel disgusted by.  (Photo by Giorgio Cosulich/Getty Images)
 
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This photo taken on September 25, 2012 shows a deadly Australia eastern brown snake -- which has enough venom to kill 20 adults with a single bite -- in the Sydney suburb of Terrey Hills.  According to the Australia Venom Research Unit of the University of Melbourne, the country is home to 20 of the world's 25 most venomous snakes, including the entire top 10, from which a single scratch from a venom-coated tooth can be enough to paralyse the heart, diaphragm and lungs.     AFP PHOTO / William WEST        (Photo credit should read WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images)
 
BERLIN, GERMANY - DECEMBER 12:  Zookeeper Thomas Warkentin holds a woma python from Australia during the annual animal inventory at Zoo Berlin zoo on December 12, 2012 in Berlin, Germany. The zoo conducts the once-a-year inventory over a period of several months, depending on the species, to assess such factors as the state of animal colonies, the presence of foreign species and the true number of species and their members.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
 
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 25:  A Burmese Python is held at Heathrow Airport's Animal Reception Centre on January 25, 2011 in London, England. Many animals pass through the centre's doors ranging from exotic animals such as snow leopards and elephants, snakes and crocodiles, to the more common such as cats and dogs. In 2010 alone the centre processed approximately 10,500 cats and dogs, 1,300 birds, 105,000 day old chicks, 246,000 reptiles, 230 horses and 29 million fish. Most animals are part of zoo transfer schemes, the pet trade, or are pets in transit.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
 
OUIDAH, BENIN - JANUARY 07:  A man holds a Python in the 'Python Temple' on January 7, 2012 in Ouidah, Benin. Ouidah is Benin's Voodoo heartland, and thought to be the spiritual birthplace of Voodoo or Vodun as it is known in Benin. Shrouded in mystery and often misunderstood, Voodoo was acknowledged as an official religion in Benin in 1989, and is increasing in popularity with around 17 percent of the population following it. A week of activity centred around the worship of Voodoo culminates on the 10th of January when people from across Benin as well as Togo and Nigeria decend on the town for the annual Voodoo festival.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
 
HONG KONG - JUNE 20:  A woman holds a serpent ring in the Chinese year of the snake, which is by Hong Kong jeweller Lighttan, it is 18 kart gold with brown rhodium diamonds with a total wight of 1.88 ct, rubies 0.04 ct and green garnet 0.21 ct, at the Hong Kong Jewellery and Gem Fair on June 20, 2013 in Hong Kong. The June Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair runs from June 20 - 23. (Photo by Jessica Hromas/Getty Images)
 
A deadly Australia eastern brown snake -- which has enough venom to kill 20 adults with a single bite -- is photographed in the Sydney suburb of Terrey Hills on September 25, 2012., in the Sydney on October 3, 2012.  Australia is home to 20 of the world's 25 most venomous snakes, including the entire top 10, from which a single scratch from a venom-coated tooth can be enough to paralyse the heart, diaphragm and lungs.  Several species are found in urban areas along the populous east coast.  According to official estimates there are about 3,000 snake bites in Australia every year, 300-500 of which will receive anti-venom treatment. An average of two will prove fatal.  AFP PHOTO/William WEST        (Photo credit should read WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images)
 
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 20:  An employee of the British Museum holds a gold snake bracelet unearthed from the destroyed Roman city of Pompeii at an event to launch the British museum's Spring 2013 major exhibition on September 20, 2012 in London, England. The exhibition entitled 'Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum' will open on March 28, 2013 and run until September 29, 2013. The exhibition will featuring artifacts recovered from remains of the cities which were destroyed in just 24 hours by the volcanic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79.  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
 
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - JANUARY 22:  A ball python and red-footed tortoise are seen during a press conference by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to encourage people who own exotic pets these to turn them in during the Exotic Pet Amnesty Program on January 22, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.The program scheduled for Saturday is an effort to reduce the number of nonnative species being released into the wild by pet owners who can no longer care for their pets or no longer wish to keep them. Amnesty Day events are held around the state to provide the opportunity for people to surrender their nonnative pets free of charge with no penalties.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
 
MADRID, SPAIN - APRIL 09:  A resident holds a snake he found after a neighbors' hut was demolished at 'el Gallinero' shanty town on April 9, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. Madrid Council sent bulldozers escorted by police to demolish some makeshift structures in the Gallinero's shanty town on the outskirts of Madrid , a day after 'International Roma Day'. The Gallinero slum is home to a group of Romanian Gypsies who live in precarious conditions with no running water, and who were allowed to remove some of their belongings before their homes were destroyed.  (Photo by Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images)
 

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