Snakes, Lizards and Tortoises, Oh My!

By Barbara Wood Photos via Phoenix Herpetological Society Don’t let our name fool you, we at Phoenix Dog Magazine love all sorts of critters, from fur to feathers, skin to scales! We met up with T…



By Barbara Wood

Photos via Phoenix Herpetological Society


Don’t let our name fool you, we at Phoenix Dog Magazine love all sorts of critters, from fur to feathers, skin to scales! We met up with The Phoenix Herpetological Society (PHS) in Scottsdale, home to all sorts of snakes, lizards, toads, tortoises…even alligators! In fact, herpetology is actually from Greek “herpein” meaning “to creep” and covers all things amphibian and reptilian.