Python Bites OwnerThe owner of a large golden python has been bitten by it after putting his hand into its cage.
PATTAYA – December 11th 2015 [Pattaya Daily News]; at 10.00 a.m. Sawang Boriboon Tharmma Satharn Rescue Foundation, Pattaya city were notified that a man had been bitten by a large python. The incident occurred at the Suthee guest house, no. 257/3 near the Made in Thailand market.
At the scene the rescuers found Mr. Surin Jan-in, aged 59 who had been bitten on the left hand by a golden python which was approximately 3 meters long.
Mr. Surin said that he has had the python for 3 years and he let it eat chicken every 15 days but today when he put his hand into its cage it quickly bit him and wrapped its self around his arm so he called the rescue services.
The rescue team then performed first aid on him before sending him to Banglamung hospital for further treatment.