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A snake was used during a reptile handling (Credit: Ed Betz)

A snake was used during a reptile handling event in Bayport as Suffolk County SPCA officers practiced moving it into a garbage pail. (Nov. 8, 2013)

Dangerous reptiles class

The Suffolk County SPCA hosted a dangerous reptile handling class at the Bayport Fire Department.

An alligator was used during a reptile handling
(Credit: Ed Betz)

An alligator was used during a reptile handling event in Bayport, as Suffolk County SPCA officers practiced moving it into a garbage pail. (Nov. 8, 2013)

Michael K. Ralbovsky, of Rainforest Reptile Shows, reaches
(Credit: Ed Betz)

Michael K. Ralbovsky, of Rainforest Reptile Shows, reaches for a poisonous lizard during a reptile handling event in Bayport. (Nov. 8, 2013)

A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officer practices
(Credit: Ed Betz)

A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officer practices moving a snake into a trash can during a reptile handling event in Bayport. (Nov. 8, 2013)

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A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officer practices
(Credit: Ed Betz)

A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officer practices moving a snake into a trash can during a reptile handling event in Bayport. (Nov. 8, 2013)

Michael K. Ralbovsky, of Rainforest Reptile Shows, left,
(Credit: Ed Betz)

Michael K. Ralbovsky, of Rainforest Reptile Shows, left, shows SPCA Chief Roy Gross how to move a snake into a garbage pail during a reptile handling event in Bayport. (Nov. 8, 2013)

Michael K. Ralbovsky, of Rainforest Reptile Shows, left,
(Credit: Ed Betz)

Michael K. Ralbovsky, of Rainforest Reptile Shows, left, shows off a pair of snakes during a reptile handling event in Bayport. (Nov. 8, 2013)

Michael K. Ralbovsky, of Rainforest Reptile Shows, shows
(Credit: Ed Betz)

Michael K. Ralbovsky, of Rainforest Reptile Shows, shows police and wildlife officers a venomous toad during a reptile handling class in Bayport. (Nov. 8, 2013)

A snake was used during a reptile handling
(Credit: Ed Betz)

A snake was used during a reptile handling event in Bayport as Suffolk County SPCA officers practiced moving it into a garbage pail. (Nov. 8, 2013)

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