Do you admire snakes but feel that gerbils and mice are better suited as pets than meals? Fortunately, there are scores of small, gentle snakes that “agree” with you! The appetites of some, such as the Brown or DeKay’s Snake, are easily-satisfied with earthworms, waxworms and slugs, while the Cloudy Snail-Eater and other specialists are “picky” enough to tempt well-experienced pros.