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    The great power of maternal love

    There is a maternal instinct for any creature on earth, this feeling is not alien to snakes. Female mesh python during the forest fire chose not to crawl to a safe place, and continue to the last breath to guard their masonry. As a result, she died, and her future offspring ((
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    My name is Irina. Sorry my mistakes in English.

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    That poor snake. It is an amazing thing to see but I wish the outcome was better for her.
    Saving the world, one reptile at a time. They make me want to be a better person. My name is Ann.

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    Poor thing It is so touching to see how a snake can be a better mother than many human mothers.
    Hello all my name is Mariana, mother to the green iguana Johnny

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    I, too, was shocked.
    My name is Irina. Sorry my mistakes in English.

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    Very sad and touching photograph.
    My name is Stephen, and I have a male green iguana named Darwin (since March 17th, 2016).

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    Aww that is sad. It's amazing what this snake tried to do to protect her eggs. I can only imagine what she went through during the last few minutes of her life.
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    My name is Irina. Sorry my mistakes in English.

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    this is so sad

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    so sad but also proves her bravery
    Don't lose today by stressing about tomorrow!!

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