Reptile Politics

Facebook
Apr 22, 2014

Celebrate Snakes

Facebook - The United States Association of Reptile Keepers highlighted Earth Day with a great story about a mother determined to educate-away her own fear of snakes and not pass...

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On the Web
Apr 21, 2014

Kevin McCurley in the News

On the Web - A reporter from The Boston Globe interviewed NERD’s Kevin McCurley and wrote a great story about the positive side of reptile keeping.

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On the Web
Apr 12, 2014

HNR: Rattlesnakes and Burms

On the Web - This week on Herp Nation Radio Jeff covers the Texas Rattlesnake Festival– a no kill educational event. He interviews Don Hyatt (one of the event organizers), as well...

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On the Web
Apr 11, 2014

The Invisible Ark

On the Web - Don’t miss out on this newest book from David and Tracy Barker.  The Invisible Ark: In Defense of Captivity is a book that should be on the shelf...

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The Reptile Report
Apr 11, 2014

John Mack and PIJAC

The Reptile Report - John Mack is now on the Board of Directors for PIJAC representing the Reptile Industry! April 8, 2014 PIJAC Welcomes New Members to the Board of Directors Washington,...

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Facebook
Apr 7, 2014

Fighting the Good Fight

Facebook - This is a critical message for the folks in West Virginia, as well as everyone else fighting against irrational regulations on reptilian pets. From C.A.R.E.: With the devastating...

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On the Web
Apr 5, 2014

HTR: Reforming the Law in Illinois

On the Web - Herpin Time Radio welcomes Illinois state herpetologist Scott Ballard to the show to explain the details of Il SB 902, which is a herp friendly bill that is...

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On the Web
Apr 2, 2014

UJR: Why Animal Planet is Not Your Bro

On the Web - Join Danny & Andy of Urban Jungles Radio as they explore why you should not support current network television that seems to have a knack for attracting animal...

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On the Web
Mar 27, 2014

Is the Great Barrier Reef Dying?

On the Web - While not specifically reptile oriented, the Great Barrier Reef plays a critical role in the lives of many reptile species and the overall health of our planet.  This...

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The Reptile Report
Mar 26, 2014

USARK Legal Position Update

The Reptile Report - Once again some erroneous and misleading information regarding anti-reptile legislation has been brought forward by Herp Alliance. Here is a statement from USARK legal counsel clarifying a number...

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On the Web
Mar 24, 2014

Inside a Slaughter House

On the Web - This story is not for the squeamish or faint of heart.  This is a horrific inside look at the process of collecting, skinning, and killing (in that order)...

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USARK
Mar 19, 2014

USARK Lawsuit Update

USARK - Be sure to visit the United States Association of Reptile Keepers to learn the latest legal wrangling taking place in the federal lawsuit.  And don’t forget to support...

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Bush League Breeders Club
Mar 17, 2014

An Answer to the Haters

Bush League Breeders Club - When Krista Guarino of SnakeHuntersTV swept the internet with a UK media interview and an appearance on the Ellen Degeneres Good News blog, she and her father got...

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On the Web
Mar 17, 2014

The Burmese Python Scam

On the Web - This blog takes a look at the irrationality of the restrictions placed on owning Burmese pythons and other large snakes in the US.

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On the Web
Mar 15, 2014

Hunting Approved

On the Web - Officials have approved a plan to allow limited hunting of American alligators in the Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge.

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USARK
Mar 13, 2014

NRAAC Law Symposium

USARK - Many influential organizations, government agencies, businesses, scientists, veterinarians and herpers gathered last weekend in Washington, D.C. They all met at the National Reptile and Amphibian Advisory Council’s (NRAAC)...

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The Reptile Report
Mar 12, 2014

The Texas Rattlesnake Festival

The Reptile Report - How often are we aware of being part of an actual historical event? It’s my sincere belief that anyone who attended the first annual Texas Rattlesnake Festival was,...

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