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Breeder Business #9 – DAYTONA to ARLINGTON… Whew!

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BALLSH!T PodCast presents BREEDER BUSINESS
What is Breeder Business?!? Join Sean for a SHORT episode of advice, Q&A… just basically the BASICS and the TRICKS of the TRADE!!

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Back for ANOTHER Breeder Business… DAYTONA! now feels like d-a-ytonaaahhhZZzzz…
Check out this video from our friend Raphael Martinez with ALL the highlights…

Sean is back from the “BIG SHOW” with some info to share!  Also in this episode, Sean calls Brian Potter of N.A.R.B.C. for an update on the upcoming SHOW…

North American Reptile Breeders Conference – Arlington
August 29-30, 2015 – Arlington, TX
Affiliate Link: http://narbc.com/Arlington/arlington.html

Scaleless Ball Python SEEN!!  Sean talks a bit about the Scaleless Ball Python that was displayed in Daytona. What about the FEMALE?!?

Finally Sean touches on the subject of INSURANCE for your collection.  What can YOU do at home/work to make sure you have a back-up!  We will see you in Arlington!!!

***BALLSH!T FAN PRIZE GIVEAWAY!!!***
In conjunction with our MAIN SPONSOR, C-Serpents Rack Systems/HotBox Incubators, we will be GIVING AWAY A 48” Hot Box Incubator!!

When our BallSh!t Podcast Facebook page receives 5000 likes OR we hit October 5th 2015 we will pick ONE GRAND PRIZE WINNER from our list of Facebook fans! You will receive the 48” Hot Box Incubator valued at $1000.00 (winner must cover/arrange the shipping or delivery)

EVERY 500 LIKES we will be giving away a T-Shirt AND (new bonus) we will feature YOUR REPTILE BUSINESS on TWO BALLSH!T full length episodes with a little about who you are and what you do!!!

FIRST WINNER for the 500th LIKE : Luis Diaz of Juggler BPs

www.JugglerBP.com or The Juggler BP Facebook Page

More details can be found at www.BALLSHT.com or The BallSh!t Podcast Facebook Page

Link to the HOT BOX INCUBATOR

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The BallSh!t Podcast Facebook Page

SHOW SPONSORS :

Exotics by Nature Company
www.exoticsbynature.com
The EbN Facebook Page

C-Serpents Reptile & Rack Systems and Hot Box Incubators – Great source for ALL of your assembled rack system needs!! Hot box incubators are INCREDIBLE and come complete, ready to use! We use these products at EbN and we proudly endorse them! – www.C Serpents.com

Perfect Prey – Top quality feeder rodents and insects! Great source for ALL of your prey animal needs!! Perfect Prey is owned and operated by a fellow Ball Python (ALL SPECIES really lol) professional Jim Galloway who also owns Loxahatchee Herp Hatchery. Jim knows not only what the discerning hobbyist/professional wants but is sure to EXCEED their expectations! New flat rate shipping makes supplying your collection with the proper food more cost effective! Check out the site and if you can tell them you found out on BALLSH!T!! – www.PerfectPrey.com

Donate to U.S.A.R.K. and keep fighting for YOUR RIGHTS!!!

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Ep. 7 – Phil Goss U.S.A.R.K.

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Join your host Sean Bradley he discusses many ASPECTS of BALL PYTHONS!

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This weeks guest – Phil Goss PRESIDENT of The United States Association of Reptile Keepers (U.S.A.R.K.) and Goss Reptiles

U.S.A.R.K. Website!!!
U.S.A.R.K. Facebook

Phil and Sean discuss the current issues facing us all with the new species additions of the Reticulated Python, Green Anaconda as well as two other rare Anaconda species.  Phil describes the lawsuit against The Dept.of the Interior (USFWS) and its strength in our favor regarding interstate commerce.

WHAT HAPPENED in TINLEY PARK?!?  We raised a SH!T TON of money for U.S.A.R.K.!!!  Thanks to everyone involved with all of the hard work, donations and MONEY SPENT… we raised $113,000.00 in a MATTER of HOURS having a GREAT TIME AS A FAMILY! Wow!!!!!!!!

What can we do to help?  How about bid in the RAACA Response Auction on Facebook!
RAACA Facebook Page… OVER 250 Auctions ending 3/22/15!!!

Listen to this episode for plenty of details from our COMMANDER on the FRONT LINE, PHIL GOSS!!

SUPPORT U.S.A.R.K.!!   http://www.usark.org

Sean answers a question from a friend and listener about SHIPPING!  What was that first shipment like 15 years ago?!?  What the hell does “KNOWN SHIPPER” mean?!? Sean talks about some of the different variables that come into play for shipping live reptiles!

Some great links for shipping products, shipping services & advice :

TSK Supply – Great source for ALL of your shipping and packaging needs.  Dan Sutherland and crew offer everything you’ll ever need (i.e. snake bags, deli cups with/without air holes pre-drilled and a wide variety of insulated shipping boxes!
www.TSKSupply.com

ShipYourReptiles.com – An online shipping service provider operated by Chad Brown & Robyn Markland (Former ProExotics duo)!  Your SYR account will allow you to ship using a variety of FedEx services to ship your animals and products to your clients.  They offer shipping supplies and shipping tips.  Check out their LIVE ARRIVAL INSURANCE products for certain shipments that experience problems!!
www.ShipYourReptiles.com

BALLSH!T Podcast T-Shirts AVAILABLE NOW!! White Print on Black or Black Print on Gravel Gray M-L-XL-2XL $25.00 each SHIPPED with a 2” BALLSH!T Podcast sticker attached to every one! For purchase info please visit our Facebook page!

The BallSh!t Podcast Facebook Page

SHOW SPONSORS :

Exotics by Nature Company
www.exoticsbynature.com
The EbN Facebook Page

C-Serpents Reptile & Rack Systems and Hot Box Incubators – Great source for ALL of your assembled rack system needs!! Hot box incubators are INCREDIBLE and come complete, ready to use! We use these products at EbN and we proudly endorse them! – www.C Serpents.com

JPM Reptilia – Need those awesome show displays to MARKET and SELL YOUR PRODUCTION?? Look no further! Jason at JPM Reptilia will offer you a newer version of the ORIGINAL 3 TIER SYSTEM that has been copied countless times but NEVER duplicated! JPM also offers a full line of assembled caging made from polystyrene, a bright white, lightweight but VERY strong plastic, these make excellent cages. – www.JPM Reptilia.com

ReptileTubs.com – CALLING ALL DIY GUYS!! This is your source for a great selection of plastic tubs! Replace some broken ones or buy a whole set to build a rack, Eric Erb has it all. Looking for rodent cage supplies like auto water nozzles? Reptile Tubs.com has what YOU need! – www.Reptile Tubs.com

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