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May Workshop – Local Lizards

May 15th, 2010 | Comments Off on May Workshop – Local Lizards | Posted in Scales And Tails

This month we are going loco on Local Lizards!!!  Scales and Tails’ Jeremy Westerman is an expert on lizards found locally here in Utah.  He has collected quite a few local lizards over the past couple months and is excited to teach us all about these cool lizards!  We are even going to practice catching real live lizards!!

You won’t want to miss this workshop!  Bring your friends and neighbors! Come out to the Scales and Tails showroom and get ready for adventure!!

DATE: Wednesday, May 19th

TIME: 6:30pm

PLACE: 152 W Burton Ave, Ste. F, SLC, UT

COST: $5/child (adults free with child admission)

REPTILE ROOKIES: FREE


Venom Night Recap

May 15th, 2010 | Comments Off on Venom Night Recap | Posted in Scales And Tails

Venom night was a great night!  We started out the night with some great information from serpentologist, Shane Provostgaard, about what venomous animals we have right here in Utah and how to avoid them.  After Shane’s presentation, we took a break to check out the cool displays brought by both Living Safari pet store and the Reptile Rescue.  The displays included many venomous animals including a Gila Monster, Rattlesnakes, a Vine snake, and a couple poisonous spiders and scorpions.  After the break we learned about what to do if we are bitten or stung by a venomous animal by Dr. Scott Martial of the Utah Poison Control.  Check out the pictures below: