Eastern Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta). Jebediah–pictured here–is a wild turtle that I caught at a lake and took care of for a while, then released back to the same lake. Farmington, Pennsylvania. Jan, 2006.
Red Eft, Red Spotted Newt (Notophthalmus viridescens)
Common Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina). I cared for this young snapping turtle which was caught at a lake and then released back into the same lake later. Farmington, Pennsylvania. Oct, 2004.
Northern Water Snake (Nerodia sipedon) South Park, Pennsylvania
Corn Snake (Elaphe guttata). A snake commonly sold as a pet in shops. This young snake here is basking in the sun. Florida Keys, Florida. Januray, 2011.