POINT AND SHOOT JCM
by KATE ROUNDS
Apr 05, 2013 | 1579 views | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Josh Welker and Jennifer Sneddon at Liberty Humane Society with “Stretch” PHOTO BY KATE ROUNDS
Josh Welker and Jennifer Sneddon at Liberty Humane Society with “Stretch” PHOTO BY KATE ROUNDS
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The couple on Pine Street was terrified. They walked out of their house at about 9:30 on a November evening, only to find this 10-foot python lounging on their front porch. They ran back inside and called the cops, who dispatched Animal Control. Jersey City Animal Control Officer Jevon Anderson answered the call. “The couple gave me a pillow case to put him in to keep him warm and secluded so his skin wouldn’t peel,” Anderson said. “Then I took him to the humane society.” Anderson acknowledged that this was his first snake call. “But I went to school for this,” he said. “I’m very hands on and compassionate when it comes to animals—dogs, cats, wildlife, birds, squirrels, raccoons, possums. It’s interesting. I love my job.”—JCM

IN THIS DEPARTMENT WE WILL BE LOOKING FOR PHOTOS SHOT IN JERSEY CITY. SEND YOURS TO JCMAG@HUDSONREPORTER.COM.

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