Browsing: Reptiles

Reptiles Box turtle looking at camera

Most of us call any turtle a “turtle.” Environmentalists and researchers, however, make a distinction between “turtle,” “tortoise” and “terrapin.’

Reptiles Red-sided Garter snake, Thamnophis sirtalis

When we can set aside our fears, we find that snakes are fascinating animals who deserve respect as beneficial predators of rodents, other pests.