Reptile Politics

USARK
Dec 20, 2014

Arizona Herpers Step Up

USARK - This USARK update primarily features the proposed rule changes by Arizona Fish and Game Department that could negatively impact Arizona reptile keepers. However, the reptile community spoke up,...

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The Reptile Report
Dec 16, 2014

TRR’s Best of 2014 Awards: Conservation Groups!

The Reptile Report - Here’s one of the new categories for our end of the year awards.  Nominate your favorite conservation group or “like” those that have already been nominated!  And check...

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The Reptile Report
Dec 16, 2014

Boycott the Drama — Brian’s Corner

The Reptile Report - Although I normally ignore drama and personal attacks because it gives the “haters” attention and can make them feel validated, I occasionally feel compelled to speak out. Let...

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TortoiseForum.org
Dec 15, 2014

Conflict with Environmental Laws

TortoiseForum.org - A link to an article about homeowners in Florida being forced to tolerate destructive tortoise behavior on their property leads to a lively discussion about the fine balance...

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USARK
Dec 12, 2014

USARK: Proposed Salamander Import Moratorium

USARK - The United States Association of Reptile Keepers gives an important overview of the dangers of a chytrid fungus threatening caudate populations around the world and the proposals being...

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Nov 30, 2014

SnakeHuntersTV: Killing Rattlesnakes

YouTube - In this week’s episode, Jamie and Krista speak out about killing rattlesnakes, dispel some myths about rattlers, and share how many ways these misunderstood snakes are beneficial to...

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On the Web
Nov 29, 2014

UJR Presents: Conveniently Losing a Voice

On the Web - Listen in as Urban Jungle Radio talks about the curious case of West Virginia and the missing public comments speaking out against potential legislation that could adversely affect...

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Nov 6, 2014

The USARK Report

USARK - After an erroneous and sensational report on the Today Show called “Deadly Snakes for Sale”, Phil Goss of the United States Association of Reptile Keepers asked Dan Krull...

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On the Web
Nov 2, 2014

Protecting Snapping Turtles?

On the Web - The US Fish & Wildlife Service is considering adding common snapping turtles to an international list of endangered animals, along with a number of other freshwater turtle species.

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Oct 29, 2014

SBTV: 4 Year Old Girl Snake Expert!

AnimalBytesTV - Brian heads to the NARBC show in Arlington, Texas and gets to play with some awesome animals, including one or two you may never have heard of.  Along...

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Facebook
Oct 28, 2014

Don’t Miss Out! Win Big!

Facebook - Just a few days left to buy your raffle tickets to win one of the coolest prizes ever offered—an all-expense paid trip for two to Costa Rica, and...

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Facebook
Oct 28, 2014

USARK Quilt Auction

Facebook - If you missed out on your chance to win this quilt in the original raffle, now is your chance to win it again, as it is up for...

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On the Web
Sep 23, 2014

New RAACA.net Raffle!

On the Web - Don’t miss out on your chance to win an all-expense-paid trip for two to Costa Rica? The Reptile and Amphibian Charity Auctions is selling raffle tickets for this...

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Facebook
Sep 10, 2014

The Sticky Situation Project

Facebook - Raise money for USARK, get some awesome stickers, and get a chance to win this amazing hand-made reptile quilt.  It’s a win/win/win situation you don’t want to miss...

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On the Web
Sep 7, 2014

HTR: Turtles in Trouble in Indiana

On the Web - Host Justin Guyer talks about his trip to West Terre Haute, Indiana with the Wabashiki Turtle Research and Rescue group in which he saw firsthand the tragic losses...

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On the Web
Sep 7, 2014

Reptile Apartement: Gila Monster Killed

On the Web - This is a very interesting article about how community outrage can bring abusive criminals to justice, from two teenagers torturing and killing a tortoise to this man who...

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USARK
Aug 31, 2014

Daytona Recap

USARK - The United States Association of Reptile Keepers gives an excellent recap on all the events that took place at the National Reptile Breeder’s Expo in Daytona, Florida.  Continue...

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Herp Nation Radio
Aug 23, 2014

HNR: Reptile Rights Taken Away in Texas

Herp Nation Radio - This week on Herp Nation Radio, Tank Time host Jeff Adams talks with Raymond Shook, a reptile keeper who resides in Snyder, Texas who has learned that the...

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