An amazingly large scrub python was found in Australia and a video of it has gone viral on the internet.
On February 15, Lea-Ann Kennedy received a shocking surprise when she found the 5.5-meter-long snake at her home at 4:30 am, Cairns Post reported. The snake reportedly weighed about 40 kilograms.
Wildlife rescuers removed the snake from the premises. A video posted on Facebook raked in almost 4 million views and has been shared over 52,000 times.
A local snake catcher said the scrub python had immense strength and was difficult to remove.
The video got a mixed reception from viewers, with some criticizing the way the snake was handled. The snake catcher insisted the snake was not hurt.
The snake was released into the wild.