Reptile Fest

Reptile Fest, the country’s largest educational reptile and amphibian show takes place at UIC this weekend. Herpetologists Steve Sullivan and Deb Krohn introduce us to a Macklot Python, Trans-Pecos Rat Snake, Giant Monkey Tree Frog, Savannah Monitor and a Desert Tortoise on Chicago Tonight at 7:00 pm. View a slideshow of the fascinating creatures.

Did you know snakes could be domesticated? We look at Corn Snakes and how selective breeding has been used to make these reptiles house pets in this web exclusive video: