Reptile Politics

On the Web
Mar 29, 2015

HNR: Local Laws and Lacey Act Updates

On the Web - On this episode of Herp Nation Radio host Josh Baity visits with Chad Owsley of Slinger, Wisconsin for an update on his situation with the township and condo...

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USARK
Mar 28, 2015

USARK Lawsuit Update

USARK - The United States Association of Reptile Keepers gives a quick update on the state of the lawsuit against the US Fish & Wildlife Service and their constrictor rulings.

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On the Web
Mar 24, 2015

Ball Sh!t: Phil Goss USARK

On the Web - Phil Goss, president of the United States Association of Reptile Keepers, joins Sean to discuss the latest issues facing the herping community, the Lacey Act, and the awesome...

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Ball-Pythons.net
Mar 23, 2015

Junk Science at its Finest

Ball-Pythons.net - A news article has recently been making the rounds showing what appears to be scientific evidence that Burmese pythons are responsible for a dangerous decline in mammal populations...

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On the Web
Mar 22, 2015

MPR: Tinley Park Review and More

On the Web - On this episode of Morelia Python Radio, Owen gives us the inside scoop from last weekend’s NARBC in Tinley Park. We will also get some updates from USARK...

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On the Web
Mar 22, 2015

Victory for a Salamander

On the Web - A 14 year old girl’s attempt to make the Idaho giant salamander the state amphibian for Idaho was met with refusal in January, but the state legislature has...

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Facebook
Mar 20, 2015

RAACA Auctions to Benefit USARK

Facebook - How would you like a chance to own a pair of het sunset ball pythons that will eventually produce stunning ball pythons just like these?  Brian Barczyk has...

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Facebook
Mar 18, 2015

USARK Victory!

Facebook - Herp lovers in West Virginia can breathe a sigh of relief and celebrate.  Through the efforts of the United States Association of Reptile Keepers, all reptiles were successfully...

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Facebook
Mar 17, 2015

RAACA Auctions to Benefit USARK

Facebook - Tons of awesome animals and other cool stuff are up for auction on the RAACA Facebook page.  100% of the proceeds will go directly to USARK.  The auctions...

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On the Web
Mar 17, 2015

Reptile Radio: USARK Update with Rick Stanley

On the Web - Reptile Radio welcomes Rick Stanley, the in-house counsel for USARK and a keeper of reptiles and amphibians for over 50 years. Join CK as he catches up with...

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On the Web
Mar 15, 2015

Exotic Pet Adoptions in Florida

On the Web - The state of Florida will be hosting an “exotic pets amnesty day” on April 11th in Melbourne, Florida.  Surrendered animals will be adopted out for free, but adoptees...

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On the Web
Mar 15, 2015

MPR: The Constrictor Ban

On the Web - Listen in to this episode of Morelia Python Radio as Eric and Owen discuss the addition of the reticulated python and three species of anacondas to the Lacey...

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On the Web
Mar 14, 2015

Stop the Killing!

On the Web - The Dallas Zoo takes a stand against the cruel and vicious practice of rattlesnake roundups by becoming a part of the annual Texas Rattlesnake Festival, a celebration of...

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On the Web
Mar 14, 2015

Herp Nation Radio: Interview with Phil Goss

On the Web - Following the addition of the reticulated python and three species of anacondas to the Lacey Act, Nick Mutton talks with USARK president Phil Goss about the ruling, what...

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On the Web
Mar 14, 2015

UJR Presents: The Constrictor Ban Constructed

On the Web - Danny and Andy talk about the addition of the reticulated python to the Lacey Act, including the repercussions of putting the species on the injurious wildlife list.

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Mar 14, 2015

Snake Charmer: Time to Fight for Reptile Community

YouTube - Snake Charmer talks about the inclusion of the reticulated python onto the Lacey Act and explains how the international reptile community can to come together to fight these...

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On the Web
Mar 14, 2015

Snake Owners Speak Out

On the Web - Non-reptile news sources are taking note of the outcry against the newest additions to the Lacey Act ban, as seen in this article from the International Business Times.

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On the Web
Mar 12, 2015

Ball Sh!t: Kevin McCurley—Truth About Gov

On the Web - Kevin McCurley of NERD (aka EvilMorphGod) joins Sean Bradley to talk about the latest blow to reptile keepers, how it happened, what can be done about it, and...

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