Python seems to be obsessed by the man running shoes
Raw video: Man in Queensland says reptile spent nearly an hour around his shoes.
A python’s obsession with a pair of running shoes is stunned Cairns a man who is in touch with the wild reptile “attacks” his shoes in his garden.
When Caravonica resident Sipke Check found a 2.5 m long python wrapped his great roles, his shoes in his front yard on Tuesday, he initially thought the animal was trying to eat them.
However, the odd display that continued for more than an hour had to ask him, or the snake – believed to be an olive python had other ambitions in mind.
“He was stuck in my shoe for about 50 minutes, and I’ve tried to get him out, but he refused to let it go,” Mr Vink said.
“Perhaps it had a good smell.”
Originally published as Python refuses to part from the man shoe.
This story was previously published in the news.com.au.