Snake Photo Session Setup

I have been working on some website revision and wanted to get some fresh photos of my snake collection. The rock background looks good for kingsnake and milksnake photos so I picked up to flat sandstone slabs from the paver section of Home Depot for around 6 dollars. Great background.…

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4th of July Weekend 2016

Last year, my 4th of July trip to Tensas National Wildlife Refuge and Big Lake Wildlife Management Area was probably one of my most epic trips. I was hoping for the same this year, but the hot dry weather this year didn’t make for many snake sightings. I had went…

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2016 Knoblochi Breeding

Well, my large 2009 female Tarahumara Mountain King Snake shed for the first time after the end of brumation yesterday. I decided to give my largest 2014 Tarahumara male(approx. 34″) a shot since he was producing sperm and seemed eager. Here is a little video of some courting action: Knoblochi Courting…

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2016 Breeding Season Has Started

Most of the snakes are starting to have their first sheds after finishing brumation….that means….Breeding season has started at Hill Herp. While we do not have high expectations for the year in terms of numbers there are a few projects that we hope to get started. This year we have…

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Honeymoon Herping…

“I was having a good time because you don’t get to see a black racer and zebra at the same time very often.” My wife and I had our 10 year wedding anniversary on August 27th, so we decided to relive our honeymoon and made a trip to Disney World in Orlando,…

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