The Saturday night benefit auction was another success. NARBC raised nearly $22,000 for USARK and PIJAC thanks to the donations of generous vendors and attendees. Brian Potter once again entertained the crowd and kept the bids coming. Thanks to all bidders, auction contributors, Bob, Brian, Sheri, Tina and the NARBC crew!
Get all the details for upcoming NARBC shows at www.narbc.com.
$1,000+: Freedom Breeder, Burke Reptiles, Renick Reptiles, JSA Reptiles, NoCo Reptiles, Rodent Pro, Zoo Med
$500+: JMG Reptiles, Eco Wear, Goss Reptiles, NARBC, ARS Caging, Brad Boa Reptiles, C Serpents, Ernesto Guitierrez, RepTillis Herps, Psychotic Exotics, East Coast Serpents, BHB Reptiles, Tetra, Roussis Reptiles
$250+: Rico Walder, Brad Boa, Solar Raptor, RJS Reptiles, Brad's CBB, Reptiles by Mack, Magnum Geckos, Pangea Reptile, Ton Jones, Carl Vail, YellowBellyBall.com, Rep Room
100+: Bug Brothers, PM Herp, Chicago Reptile House, Universal Rocks, International Herp Symposium (IHS), Theresa Moran, Prima Reptilia, Reptiles Magazine, Bob Futo, Twin Cities Reptiles, Herpers: The Movie, Jeremy Wrede, Rain Forest Junkies
Additional Donations: GLK Herps, Great Lake Constrictors, DJ Constriction, John Ditkof, Rep Cal, Chameleon Addict, Black Magic Reptiles
Volunteers: Josh, Michelle, Donnie, Chad, Jason, Russ, Abby, Adeline, Nanette, Kristi, David, Cindy, Dan, Mike
Thank you to everyone involved for another successful auction and for your USARK support! Our fight is not possible without you.
Please let us know if we missed any contributors (info@USARK.org).
David Northcott Health Battle: Dave is a remarkable person, award-winning photographer and cherished member of the herp community. He is battling a heart condition and has been informed he will need a transplant. You can support him at www.gofundme.com/6g1rak. We wish you well, Dave.
Indiana Reptile Breeders' Expo: March 23rd in Richmond, IN. More details at www.irbexpo.com.
Pacific NW Reptile and Exotic Animal Show: March 29-30 in Hillsboro, OR. The PACNWRS is a public trade show exhibiting over 100 vendor booths offering exotic animals and their related merchandise. In addition to animals and products for sale, there are educational reptile and exotic mammal displays for the whole family. Get all the details at www.pacnwrs.com and www.facebook.com/pages/Pacific-Northwest-Reptile-and-Exotic-Animal-Show/.
OKC Elite Reptile Show: After a great first show, the second OKC Elite show hits Oklahoma City on May 3-4. More information will be posted at https://www.facebook.com/events/254930164657115/?fref=ts.
All Ohio Reptile Show: April 5 in Columbus, OH. More details at www.allohioreptileshows.webs.com.
Snake Days: May 30, 31 & June 1 in Sanderson, Texas. Great educational lectures, field herping, photo contest, clean highways project and more. Get the details at www.facebook.com/events/690350000995984/ and www.snakedays.com.
Biology of The Pitvipers Symposium: June 4-7 in Tulsa, OK. Learn more at www.biologyofthepitvipers.com and www.facebook.com/BiologyOfThePitvipersSymposium.