Neither, when I was young I would go out into the woods and catch and play with them both. And any other thing I could find. I got in trouble many times for catching snakes and the such. My mother did not have the same curiosity as me.
But, as I grew up and became a mother myself, I learned why my mother was so angry. My children also would catch anything. There have been many different types of animals and such that have made its way through our house.