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US Fish and Wildlife abuse of power

This past Friday the Boa Constrictor was at risk of being classified as an “injurious” species and restricted from further interstate commerce. Four large constrictors were added to the list (Reticulated Python, and a few varieties of Anacondas), but luckily … Continue reading

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Stop the Python Ban!

Do your part to voice your opposition to the Python ban. Please take the time to defend your rights! There is no scientific basis for the legislation. Large constricting snakes have caused fewer human injuries than other companion animals such … Continue reading

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Snake in the grass and a surprise

I went out on a local hike today with my best bud. I am still trying to find reptiles emerging from winter dormancy. Reptiles can often be found basking, foraging, and mating this time of year here in the Phoenix … Continue reading

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Mohave Rattlesnake video

Here is another short video clip of a Mohave Rattlesnake that we found this past spring of 2010. I am really looking forward to this year! I may spend a little time this spring looking for Rosy Boas and some … Continue reading

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Sidewinder Youtube Video

I am considering adding some youtube videos for Desert Canyon Reptiles. I am experimenting to see if it is worth the trouble. Here is my first youtube video of a short clip of a sidewinder that we recorded in the … Continue reading

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Kill S373

The efforts to ban 9 species of constrictors is now well underway. The Senate Bill number is 373. This bill is unacceptable and founded upon faulty information pushed forward by Animal Rights Activist organizations. This legislation must be stopped. Please … Continue reading

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Animal Rights groups and Reptile keepers

Wow. It has been a long time since my last post. I had no idea it was this long. In any case, I found a very good article that illustrates what animal rights groups are trying to do to the … Continue reading

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Steve Irwin – Rest in Peace

The Crocodile Hunter was killed by a Sting-Ray this morning.  Irwin was a great entertainer and a great teacher.  He took the camera into the animals habitat and gave his viewers a perspective of the animals not often shown.  To … Continue reading

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