Rescued 7-foot snake finds home at Moody Gardens

Columbian red tail boa will become animal ambassador at park

(Galveston Police Department)

GALVESTON, Texas – A 7-foot boa constrictor rescued from a neglect situation is finding a new home at Moody Gardens, according to Galveston police.

PHOTOS: 7-foot snake rescued in Galveston

The 10-pound female Colombian red tail boa will become an animal ambassador in the nature park’s educational program.

The Galveston Police Department Animal Services Unit told KPRC that the boa will need medical care for a few more weeks, but is expected to fully recover.

The Animal Services guys have had a busy week rescuing exotic animals! This is a Colombian Red tail Boa that was saved...

Posted by Galveston Island Humane Society on Thursday, March 9, 2017

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