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Boa Constrictors of Costa Rica

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Boa Constrictors of Costa Rica

Boa Constrictor in Costa Rica

The Boa That Swallowed My Cat

Boas start out small and just keep growing until they are so big they can eat nearly anything in the jungle, including people.

They are relentless and incredibly patient predators. Once they get the scent of an animal, they will wait for weeks in hiding until the animal passes. They have almost no smell, so most creatures have no idea they are about to be attacked until they feel the grip of death as the coils of the boa wrap around them.

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