NARBC – Tinley Park, Illinois – March 18th & 19th, 2017

Mar 17, 2017
On the Web
by Editor in Chief

On the Web - The next North American Reptile Breeders Conference is being held March 18th and 19th in Tinley Park, Illinois.

The NARBC shows are one of the best places for the general public and breeders alike to come out and meet many of the world’s top reptile breeders face to face. Every year the breeders bring out their top projects and showcase them at the NARBC shows.


Tinley Park Convention Center
18451 Convention Center Drive
Tinley Park, IL 60477

Saturday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Adults: $15
Kids (ages 6-12): $8
Kids under 5: free



Saturday, March 18, 2017

1:00 pm – Scott Miller: “Keeping and Breeding Sand Boas”
Join Scott Miller, one of the top breeders of sand boas in the world, as he presents a look at their captive care and the amazing results of captive breeding.

2:00 pm – Taron Langhover: “Captive Care and Propagation of Dendrobates species”
Taron Langhover (Dart Frog Connection), one of the most successful breeders of dart frogs in the USA, will present his ideas on enclosure design, husbandry, and breeding of these amazing amphibians.

3:00 pm – Rob and Amy Zerkle: “The Beauty of Beauty Snakes”
Top snake breeders Rob and Amy Zerkle will present the fascinating Beauty Snakes, Orthriophis taeniurus, along with their husbandry and breeding.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

1:00 pm – Ben Quintana: “Keeping and Breeding Tarantulas”
Join Ben Quintana from Captive Inverts for a look at setting up tarantulas, feeding and conditioning them, and his tips on successfully breeding them in captivity.

2:00 pm – Michael Price: “Herpetological Diversity of the Sierra Madre Oriental”

The NARBC shows are consistently terrific shows. Come out to Tinley Park and have a great time!

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