We had a very busy week last week, as a conference at our church brought us some out-of-town guests, and we also have an exchange student from Spain that arrived last Thursday and is staying with us. Meet Mercedes!
Here is Joshua with his pet garter snake, Shooter. I decided to let him go today, and that is when Joshua finally got brave enough to hold him! He has been carrying him around ever since!
Here is a nice cuddly video of some professional snake handling!