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Tips for planning a birthday party they will never forget!

All parents want to give their kids the best party ever, one that they will talk about and remember for years to come, and one that their friends will brag about as well, but how and where should you start? Planning for a birthday can be an overwhelming and daunting task, so we have put together some tips that will [...]

Today is Reptile Awareness Day!

3 Things You Can Do to Spread the Love for Your Reptile Friends Did you know that October 21st is Reptile Awareness Day? No one knows for sure how it got started, but there’s no better time to try to educate others about these often misunderstood creatures. Here are just a few things you can do in honor of this [...]

Bizarre Reptile Fun Facts!

We love the fun facts that we add into our shows, like how an Iguana has more than just two eyes, or how a garter snake and a skunk share a self defense tactic, but there are so many other bizarre things about reptiles that we couldn't possibly fit all of the fun facts that we know into just one [...]

October 9th, 2017|Chameleons, Legless lizards, Turtle|

What it takes to be a reptile owner

In short, research, care and lots of time is what it really takes to be a successful reptile owner. For those of us who have pet cats or dogs, there is no question about it, we read, we learn and we go out of our way to pamper their cute little furry faces. The same truth should be for reptile [...]

Meet The Snakes of New England

New England is home to only two venomous snake species out of 14 different species of snakes living in New England, most of which live in back yards and basements. The two species of venomous snakes that live here in New England are the timber rattlesnake and northern copperhead, which prefer to live in rocky and deep forested areas. [...]

Snake Locomotion

We all know that snakes have no legs, but how can they possibly move without them? We will reveal the secret of what moves snakes as we dive into the secret world of snake locomotion! Did you know that it took a team of mathematicians to figure out that the secret to how a snake moves is actually in it's [...]