P.O. Box 35783

Tucson, AZ 85740

Webmaster Carole DeAngeli


Of snakes and lizards we have an abundance, sometimes a tortoise too! It is the desert, you know.  

Western Diamondback Rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox) by Mark Sauer

Western Diamondback by Jay DeAngeli

Gila Monster (Heloderma suspectum)

by Jay & Carole DeAngeli

A regular visitor to our yard on Agave Drive

Baby Kingsnake (Lampropeltis getula) who decided to go for a swim

By Jay DeAngeli

Western Diamondback at the Foreman’s on Agave Dr.

By Ron Foreman

A Snake’s Tale

Western Diamondback by Carole DeAngeli

Gila Monster

By Johnny Jensen

Gila Monster by Phil Williams

Desert Spiny Lizard (Sceloporus magister) by Carole DeAngeli

Desert Tortoise (Gopherus agassizii)

By Mary Stiner

Lizard, possibly Elegant Earless by Carole DeAngeli

Common Kingsnake by Carole DeAngeli

Mating Gopher Snakes by Johnny Jensen

Mating Coachwhip Snakes (Coluber flagellum) by Carole DeAngeli


Louie and Lena Lizard planning a date

By Carole DeAngeli

Western Diamondback having dinner by Mary Stiner


Gopher Snake (Pituophis melanoleucus) by Phil Williams


Desert Tortoise by Carole DeAngeli

Gila Monster by Jay DeAngeli

Kingsnake by Carole DeAngeli