No doubt, you’ve heard all about how snakes are actually misunderstood, how they’re really important to the environment, how they fight lyme disease, yada, yada, yada. They probably still freak you out. We get it. It’s hard not to be freaked out by those slithery boys. Especially when there’s a pile of them in your driveway! As you may have noticed, snakes are more active than normal around this time of year. You might see them around your garden, your driveway, your yard, or even your home. Here’s what you should know about snakes in summertime. It might not help you get over your fear, but at least you’ll know what to do while you’re freaking out.