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Old 03-11-2010, 07:44 PM
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Unhappy Fluffy the world's Longest Zoo Snake Dies


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Fluffy, a gigantic and gentle reticulated python at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, She died due to an apparent tumor,

"The eighteen-year-old snake was 24 feet (7.3 meters) long and 300 pounds (136 kilograms) and held the title of longest snake by Guinness World Records,"

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Old 03-11-2010, 07:54 PM
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thats a shame. was she not owned by carrot at some point, or am i thinking of another one.
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Columbus Zoo And Aquarium bought Fluffy from Bob Clark for $35000.
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Old 03-11-2010, 08:07 PM
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Columbus Zoo And Aquarium bought Fluffy from Bob Clark for $35000.

i thought that!! thanks steve.
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Old 03-11-2010, 08:41 PM
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Thats a real shame, she was such an impressive snake.
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Very sad. Beautiful snake as well.
Australia Zoo also has a retic thats aropound five or six meters named Lily.
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Very sad. Beautiful snake as well.
Australia Zoo also has a retic thats aropound five or six meters named Lily.

Yep, they do, and she eats frozent thawed goats.....
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she was a beauty, though...... RIP Fluffy!
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