YouTube - Here is a short and concise look at the steps to prepare and package a live reptile shipment from ShipYourReptiles.com.
YouTube - Kenan Harkin shows us every step we need to know for safely shipping small tortoises, including insulation, airflow and protection on this episode of Kamp Kenan.
Facebook - Winter is coming! ShipYourReptiles needs YOU to help spread the message that hand warmers and the overuse of heat packs can be deadly to reptiles during shipping. To...
Ball-Pythons.net - A member is wondering if they should use a cold pack to ship a hatchling snake in the current weather.
TortoiseForum.org - A member is looking for advice on how to ship two adult leopard tortoises.
TortoiseForum.org - A new keeper is very worried about the safety of a young tortoise being shipped to them next month.
TortoiseForum.org - A member is having difficulty figuring out how to ship hatchling tortoises through FedEx.
TortoiseForum.org - A member is wondering which shipper they should use to ship their tortoise.
Ball-Pythons.net - A member needs to ship their snake due to an upcoming cross-country move. They can’t take the snake on the plane with them and are very nervous about...
TortoiseForum.org - A member has questions about a box used for shipping via SYR and receives lots of helpful advice from others.
TortoiseForum.org - A member wonders if it is safe to ship a young tortoise.
Morelia Viridis Forum - After a package is addressed incorrectly, a member is able to track it down and get the animal safely to the buyer with the help of FedEx.
Arachnoboards - The multiple shipping delays and issues experienced by a member prompts a discussion about appropriate shipping methods.
Bush League Breeders Club - A member wonders how some breeders can offer a relatively low flat-rate shipping cost that is half of what it would cost them to send a similar package...
Arachnoboards - A member wonders whether they could use “Great Stuff” to line boxes in lieu of Styrofoam for insulation when shipping tarantulas.
TortoiseForum.org - A member wonders if it is ok to use “hot hands” for power outage emergencies or transporting a tortoise for short distances (such as to the vet).
GeckoForums.net - A member wonders whether or not they should ship their lizards during a move rather than transporting them for several days across country in their own vehicle.
Geckos Unlimited - A member needs help with shipping an adult leopard gecko across the county.
Ball-Pythons.net - A member wants to know if it’s “insane” to consider shipping a snake to a buyer without a heat pack, and others bring up questions about how to...
GeckoForums.net - A member has questions about what size box to use when shipping four adult geckos.