Scales and tails Utah will be hosting a Venom Day on Saturday May 2nd from 10-4pm with scheduled short presentations at specific times by local experts.
Topic will be:
– Venomous and poisonous animals,
– Utah laws and regulations,
– Venom protocols,
– Bite/sting first aid, safety, etc.
Short presentations will be given by:
Rob Clark of Venitox Laboratories 10:00AM
Brad Dahl of Utah Poison Control 11:00AM
Dave Jensen of Wasatch Reptile Removal on Rattlesnake removal
Jeremy Westerman of Scales & Tails Utah on scorpions, spiders, hymenopterans, and Gila monsters
BTG on Antivenin production
Bryan Hamilton Wildlife Biologist great Basin National Park, rattlesnakes
This will be held for the general public and will be a FAMILY FRIENDLY event!
$3/child (3-12 years), 2 and under free
Includes regular admission to our Saturday Safari the same day to see the rest of our animals.
Educational Displays Provided by:
Division of Wildlife
Scales and tails Utah
Amplified Amphibians (Poison dart frogs)
Location 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, West Valley City, UT 84119 (Salt lake city)
*Info subject to change*
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