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    Snake Rescue

    by Do you ever have a hard time letting go of an idea? Reptiles seem to have a place in our family. My son has had a Leopard Gecko since he was nine years old, and, since moving away, taking the gecko with him, has expanded his small personal menagerie to include a Blue Tongued Skink, which was a rescue, and a Peters’ Banded Skink, a species he became quickly attached to. In fact, long-term, he’s considering very seriously joining or starting a species recovery program for the species. It’s native, if I’m remembering right, to the grasslands just south of the Sahara and has had an awful lot of…