Photos: Snakes, owls and bearded dragons

KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTO | Joslyn Lawrence, 5, of Mastic, meets Krypto, a Bearded Dragon.

Group for the East End and Quogue Wildlife Refuge teamed up at Downs Farm Preserve in Cutchogue Saturday morning to introduce some of the refuge’s animals to local children.

Quogue Wildlife Refuge Environmental Educator Brendan Dickson introduced several animals including a tarantula, a screech owl and a tortoise and spoke to the children about both the preserve and the animals that live there.

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