Snakes Are The New Cats

"Reptiles are super chill, and when properly domesticated, are nothing to be afraid of." —Ernie Dambach

Streif Rahlves

**New column** According to Michelle Rahlves, there is still no perfect way to raise a husky. The independence, the pure love of the outdoors, along with the raw, savage, and unmanicured nature are all characteristics that draw her to this breed. A Tahoe animal tale...

Life Lessons from an Unlikely Animal

Rennie McMains’ five pet rats teach Truckee/Tahoe kids about everything from science to compassion.