Who runs BHB Reptiles?

Reptiles

What kind of animals are in the reptarium?

The Reptarium is a zoo that Barczyk created to house all his reptiles and educate the public on how to care for them, protect them, and get to know them safely in their own environments. There’s a lot to look at—pythons, Boas, a two-headed snake, a blue-tongued Skink, monitor lizards, chameleons, alligators, tortoises, turtles, and more.

What is the name of the Reptile Zoo in Michigan?

Barczyk owns a reptile zoo in Michigan called The Reptarium. He’s currently in the process of doubling the facility to house 350 to 400 animals when it’s completed.

What can you do at the reptarium?

Purchase your tickets and visit the The Reptarium! The zoo houses a plethora of reptiles and other animal ambassadors in naturalistic enclosures and offers opportunities for the public to learn about these creatures hands-on. Meet some of the world’s rarest reptiles and our Two-headed snake!

What is the state reptile of Michigan?

List of reptiles of Michigan. Most reptiles in Michigan are protected by state law, but many are still at risk due to human encroachment on their habitats, the draining of wetlands and, in the case of snakes, indiscriminate killing by fearful humans. In 1995, the painted turtle was named as Michigan’s state reptile.

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Can you touch snakes at Michigan’s New Reptile Zoo?

You can touch and actually hold snakes, lizards and other reptiles at Michigan’s new Reptarium reptile zoo. From giant pythons to tiny geckos, we’re taking you inside. Location: The Reptarium is located at 45559 Van Dyke Ave. in Utica.

Is there a reptile zoo in Michigan?

SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN’S NEWEST REPTILE DESTINATION. Purchase your tickets and visit the The Reptarium! The zoo houses a plethora of reptiles and other animal ambassadors in naturalistic enclosures and offers opportunities for the public to learn about these creatures hands-on.

Is the reptarium a zoo?

The Reptarium brands itself as a reptile zoo and offers visitors the chance to make lasting memories. When you choose to spend time here, you’ll find yourself face-to-face with amazing creatures.

What is the habitat of a reptile in Michigan?

Reptile habitats in Michigan are generally split into four regions: the northern and southern Lower Peninsula and the eastern and western Upper Peninsula, with differentiations based on climate, soils, underlying bedrock and glacially-derived landforms.

Can I bring water into the reptarium?

The Reptarium is warm to keep our animal ambassadors healthy, and you may wish to leave your jacket in your car. Feel free to bring in water or purchase water at Marathon gas station (be sure to say a big hello to Bill and Sally). Please come to the front of our building a couple of minutes before your time-slot starts.

What kind of reptiles are at the reptarium?

We can’t wait to see you at The Reptarium! Bring family and friends to see our amazing collection of Reptiles including snakes, alligator, tortoises, lizards, geckos and more! For more about some of our AMAZING reptiles click here: MEET OUR REPTILES

How much does it cost to go to the reptarium?

We can’t wait to see you at The Reptarium! Bring family and friends to see our amazing collection of Reptiles including snakes, alligator, tortoises, lizards, geckos and more! For more about some of our AMAZING reptiles click here: MEET OUR REPTILES General Admission : $10 per person $12 Souvenir Print – Photo With Reptile

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What days is the reptarium open?

When is The Reptarium open? The zoo is open for General Admission ($10 per person) Fridays (4-8 pm), Saturdays (4-9 pm), and Sundays (3-8 pm). We are also open during the week and morning and early afternoon on weekends for private tours, private parties, private animal encounters, Zoo To You, and virtual tours.

Is there a reptile park in Michigan?

SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN’S NEWEST REPTILE DESTINATION. The Reptarium houses hundred of reptiles in naturalistic enclosures and offers opportunities for the public to learn about these creatures up close. From GIANT pythons to tiny geckos, The Reptarium has a perfect variety to see.

Are there lizards in Michigan?

The state of Michigan, and its location in the United States. Michigan, one of the fifty United States, is home to two types of lizards, nineteen types of snakes and eleven types of turtles, all members of the class Reptilia.

Is there a reptile zoo in Utica?

A brand new sort of reptile zoo has just opened its doors on Van Dyke Avenue in Utica and slithered through a soft opening over the weekend. The Reptarium is the brainchild and longtime passion project of Brian Barczyk of Warren.

How do I get tickets to a reptile show near me?

As one of the world’s largest reptile shows and sales, we’re sure to have something everyone in the family can enjoy. Call (619) 281-PETS for more information on our next big events near you, or simply contact us online today to get tickets. We look forward to seeing you there!

Can you touch snakes at Michigan’s New reptarium?

You can touch and actually hold snakes, lizards and other reptiles at Michigan’s new Reptarium reptile zoo. From giant pythons to tiny geckos, we’re taking you inside. Location: The Reptarium is located at 45559 Van Dyke Ave. in Utica. Hours: It’s open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Admission: $10.

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Where can I see reptiles in Michigan?

SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN’S NEWEST REPTILE DESTINATION. Purchase your tickets and visit the The Reptarium! The zoo houses a plethora of reptiles and other animal ambassadors in naturalistic enclosures and offers opportunities for the public to learn about these creatures hands-on. Meet some of the world’s rarest reptiles and our Two-headed snake!

Where is the reptarium located?

The Reptarium is located in Utica in Southeast Michigan. The Reptarium is a zoo that Barczyk created to house all his reptiles and educate the public on how to care for them, protect them, and get to know them safely in their own environments.

What is the state reptile of Massachusetts?

Massachusetts State (Secretary of the Commonwealth). Retrieved January 21, 2011. The Garter Snake became the official reptile of the Commonwealth on January 3, 2007. ^ a b c “Thamnophis siralis”.

Are there reptiles in Michigan?

Reptiles are found throughout Michigan, although the only venomous species, the eastern massasauga rattlesnake, is seen only in the Lower Peninsula.

What kind of snakes are in Michigan?

List of reptiles of Michigan. Michigan, one of the fifty United States, is home to two types of lizards, nineteen types of snakes and eleven types of turtles, all members of the class Reptilia. Reptiles are found throughout Michigan, although the only venomous species, the eastern massasauga rattlesnake, is seen only in the Lower Peninsula.

Did a snake attack a zookeeper?

A snake attacked a zookeeper at the Reptile Zoo in California. It goes without saying that handling snakes is a risky business. Even the most experienced of snake handlers sometimes have close calls – as illustrated in this video by Jay Brewer. Mr Brewer, founder of the Reptile Zoo in California, has years of experience in dealing with snakes.