Pulling a Britney? Bindi Irwin Rehearses for Dancing with the Stars with a Python

’s first performance on Dancing with the Stars is sure to be a wild ride.

In photos released Wednesday, the teen conservationist meets and rehearses with her professional partner Derek Hough at the Wildlife Learning Center in Sylmar, California, wearing a sparkly pink ballroom dress – and a snake wrapped around her shoulders.

Derek Hough on Dancing with the Stars Partner Bindi Irwin: 'She's a Breath of Fresh Air'

Bindi Irwin is going from Jungle Girl to dancing queen.

“We are gonna bust out with a kind of on-the-nose song the first week,” her partner Derek Hough told PEOPLE of their Dancing with the Stars debut at the Television Academy Cocktail Reception for Outstanding Choreography at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, on Sunday.

Paula Deen! Tamar Braxton! Kim Zolciak! Meet the Dancing With the Stars Cast

Break out your dancing shoes – Dancing with the Stars has unveiled the full roster of season 21 competitors on Wednesday’s Good Morning America.

Julianne Hough and Fiancé Brooks Laich Make Red Carpet Debut After Engagement

Derek Hough Hints About Sister Julianne's Wedding Plans: 'Something Outdoors, in Nature'

Julianne Hough’s fiancé Brooks Laich can rest easy – he officially has her big brother’s stamp of approval.

Derek Hough: If I Weren't a Dancer, I'd Be Indiana Jones

If dancing ever fails for Derek and Julianne Hough, the siblings already have their backup plans in place.

Instead of making a living as a professional dancer, “I’d be Indiana Jones,” Derek quipped to PEOPLE at a dance class sponsored by Proactiv+ that the duo led in New York City. “That’s not even a joke answer. That’s a real answer. I would be traveling the world finding relics.”

Lip Sync Battle: The Ceiling Can't Hold Derek Hough (VIDEO)

It’s going to be a sibling showdown!

In a preview of this week’s Lip Sync Battle against sister Julianne, Derek Hough does his best Macklemore impression as he lip syncs along to “Can’t Hold Us.”

Derek Hough and Nastia Liukin Weren't Surprised by Their DWTS Elimination

Dancing with the Stars contestant Nastia Liukin and partner Derek Hough no longer have a chance at the Mirrorball, but both of them agree it didn’t come as too much of a surprise after Monday’s episode.

Dancing with the Stars Recap: Judges' Choice Results

After Monday night’s impressive and emotional semifinal performances, would it be such a terrible idea to just hand out four Mirrorballs and call everyone a winner? I don’t think so. But unlike kindergarten soccer, someone has to win, and someone has to lose in this glittery game.

Julianne Hough Embarrasses Her Brother with Sexy Lip Sync Battle (VIDEO)

We know Julianne Hough can dance, but how well can she embarrass her brother, Derek?

Turns out she’s a pro at that, too, as this clip from the upcoming Lip Sync Battle proves.