updated 09/21/2011 AT 2:00 PM ET
•originally published 09/21/2011 AT 4:30 PM ET
Lady Gaga has her little monsters. Her younger sister, Natali, has a little lizard.
The youngest Germanotta, who is a fashion student at New York’s Parsons The New School for Design, brought her scaly pet to a photo shoot with Teen Vogue. She kissed it on the lips as cameras flashed – which made the crew “cringe,” according to author Amanda FitzSimmons.