updated 04/29/2010 AT 4:01 PM ET
•originally published 04/29/2010 AT 2:00 PM ET
Since MTV’s Jersey Shore stars landed in Miami earlier this month, we’ve seen them drinking, tanning … and drinking some more. But recently, a few castmates took a break from their fist-pumping fun to hang out with some exotic animals on a Miami street.
Breakout star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi proved to be the bravest girl in the group, letting handlers place a giant yellow-and-white snake around her neck. Though she looked pretty frightened – the slithering snake was bigger than her! – you’ve got to give her credit for stepping out of her comfort zone.
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