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FALL/WINTER HOURS 2017

August 30th, 2017 | Comments Off on FALL/WINTER HOURS 2017 | Posted in Scales And Tails

School is back in session!  That means we are going to start opening up a little later on our week days.  The following hours apply as of August 28, 2017

Mondays: 4 pm – 8 pm

Tuesdays: 12pm – 4pm

Wednesdays: 4 pm – 8 pm

Saturdays: 10 am – 4 pm

These hours will continue until school lets out again.  We will however, be open 12 – 8pm on holidays that fall on Mondays, Tuesdays or Wednesdays except Thanksgiving and Christmas.

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New Public Hours for the Winter 2015-2016

November 15th, 2015 | Comments Off on New Public Hours for the Winter 2015-2016 | Posted in Scales And Tails

Attention Scales & Tails Patrons:

As of November 16th, we will be reducing our Monday and Wednesday hours. They will now be 4pm – 8pm until Spring. (With exception, we’ll be open the following Holiday dates for normal hours 12pm – 8pm on: 12/2, 12/21, 12/23, 12/28, 12/30, 1/6, 1/18, 2/3 and 2/15)

Due to a decline in business during school hours we have decided to make this change. If this inconveniences you in any way, please call (801) 577-7182 and we will try to make it right to the best of our abilities.

WINTER HOURS:

Mondays 4pm – 8pm

Wednesdays 4pm – 8pm

Saturdays 10am -4pm

 

Thank You,

-Scales and Tails Management

 

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December Workshop – “Reptiles for Gifts”

December 6th, 2013 | Comments Off on December Workshop – “Reptiles for Gifts” | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

Thinking about getting a pet lizard or snake for your child as a gift this holiday season?  Come to this workshop before you do!!  We’ll give you great ideas on what could make a great pet and what will not.

We’ll also go over:
– What is a good age for kids to get a pet reptile?
– What type of pet reptile fits each age group?
– What type of caging will you need before you bring home your pet?
– What kind of food will I need and how much?
and many more questions.  This will be a great workshop to get you prepped before you make that big decision. We’ll also hold a variety of pet reptiles so you can get an idea of what you would be getting into.  Space is limited, please RSVP.

WHEN: Wednesday, December 18th @ 6:30pm
WHERE: Scales & Tails Showroom – 3594 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
COST: $5/adults, $3/child (3-12 yrs)
REPTILE ROOKIES & FAMILY MEMBERSHIPS: FREE W/ RSVP

RSVP to rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com or 801-577-7182 or on Facebook

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July Workshop – “Turtles & Tortoises”

July 8th, 2013 | Comments Off on July Workshop – “Turtles & Tortoises” | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

This month we are focusing on Turtles and Tortoises! Did you know that neither turtles nor tortoises can crawl out of their shells? Come down to our shop on July 17th to learn a many cool facts about these incredibly cute reptiles! This will also be the fourth annual Tortoise and the Hare race at Scales & Tails! You won’t want to miss this one!!

Date: Wednesday, July 17th
Time: 6:30pm
Place: 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
Cost: $5/child (parents free with paid child admission)
Reptile Rookies: FREE
Family Pass Membership holders: FREE

Please RSVP to rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com as space is limited.

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***Summer Camps at Scales & Tails Utah***

March 29th, 2013 | Comments Off on ***Summer Camps at Scales & Tails Utah*** | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

Summer Camp 2013

Dates: June 10th – August 15th

Location: Scales & Tails Showroom – 3588 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119

Registration open now!!

Come out to a Summer Camp with Scales & Tails Utah!

Come out to a Summer Camp with Scales & Tails Utah!

Camp Theme: “Reptile Wrangling”

Your child will help our Scales & Tails guide learn how to properly handle snakes, lizards, and tortoises. Child will learn about proper handling techniques, correct habitats, and safe feeding procedures for each species of reptile. A simple snack of crackers, fruit and a juice box will be provided each day. Camp T-Shirt will also be included.

Youth Two Day Camps – Monday & Tuesday

9am – 12pm – Kindergarten – Third Grade – $100/child
1pm – 4pm – Fourth Grade – Sixth Grade – $100/child

Teen Two Day Camps – Wednesday & Thursday

9am – 12pm  – For 12 -15 years old – $100/teen

Schedule of Camps:

Week 1: Youth 6/10– 6/11  – No Teen Camp this week
Week 2: Youth 6/17 – 6/18 and Teen 6/19 – 6/20
Week 3: Youth 6/24 – 6/25 and Teen 6/26 – 6/27
Week 4: 7/1 – 7/4 – No classes due to Independence Celebrations
Week 5: Youth 7/8 – 7/9 and Teen 7/10 – 7/11
Week 6: Youth 7/15 – 7/16 and Teen 7/17 – 7/18
Week 7:  7/22 – 7/25 – No classes due to State Holiday
Week 8: Youth 7/29 – 7/30 and Teen 7/31 – 8/1
Week 9: Youth 8/5 – 8/6 – No Teen Camp this week
Week 10: Youth 8/12 – 8/13 and Teen 8/14 – 8/15
 

Details:

* Minimum of 4 participants needed to make the camp run.
* Maximum of 15 participants per camp session.
* $25 deposit required with application (refund available if camp does not run).
* Remainder of payment is due one week prior to camp start date. Check or Credit Card accepted.
* $20/hr child care fee for children not picked up with in 15 minutes of conclusion of camp each day.

 

To Register:

Please e-mail rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com to apply for session dates. Please notate how many children you wish to register, which camp dates you desire and which session: AM or PM. Once you are approved for a session, you will be sent a link to the registration paperwork.

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July Workshop – “Chelonians”

July 11th, 2012 | Comments Off on July Workshop – “Chelonians” | Posted in Events
Turtles, Tortoises and Terrapins!! They are probably the cutest of the reptiles! Come out to this public workshop to learn all about the lifestyles of these amazing creatures with the mobile homes!PLACE: 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT
DATE: TIME:  Wednesday, July 25th @ 6:30PM
COST: $5/CHILD (parents are free w/ a paid child admission)
REPTILE ROOKIES: FREE

WHAT IS OUR REPTILE ROOKIE PROGRAM?
It is our Kids Club!

Rookie benefits include:
– $25 off any party you book with Scales & Tails for one year
– Reptile Rookie T-Shirt
– A personalized ID card
– FREE entrance to all of our monthly public Reptile Workshops
– Discounts on merchandise as it becomes available

Costs:
1st Child: $60/yr
Add a 2nd Child: $50/yr
Add a 3rd Child: $40/yr
Add a 4th Child: $30/yr
etc.

Memberships are sold at each of our monthly workshops and are good for one year.

Workshops will be held at our shop located at 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, West Valley City, UT 84119.Contact rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com for more information.
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Danny Conner at the State Fair!

September 3rd, 2008 | Comments Off on Danny Conner at the State Fair! | Posted in Events
Danny Conner’s Reptile Adventures is coming to the State Fair this year (which starts Thursday, Sept. 4th and runs through Sunday, Sept. 14th) . 
Danny Conner
 

Danny is a great friend of ours from Texas.  He is the one that got Shane into doing reptile shows.  Danny will have crocodillians and alligator snapping turtles. These are animals that we are not allowed to own here in Utah without special permits.

Danny and Sparticus
Danny & Sparticus

 
 Danny & a croc  
This is a show and exhibit you don’t want to miss!!
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