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Every year we get hundreds of requests to share our reptiles with schools, churches, libraries, scouts, television and radio, and many other events. It is our pleasure to fill as many of these requests as possible, and revenue from our programs helps fund our entire rescue operation. We want our passion for reptiles to be contagious, inspiring others to give reptiles a chance. Please visit our “Events” link to join us at an event or visit our “Book a Show” link to invite us to an event of your own.

After more than 2,000 shows, sharing our passion for reptiles is second nature. Come laugh and learn with us!

Our classic in-person show has been popular through the years!
Our VIRTUAL Zoom Show has been a popular solution to the Covid health crisis. This show is available nationwide, with grant funds currently available to help pay for YOUR show!
Visit www.forgottenfriend.org/scholarship for more info.

Our reptile rescue van, the SUPER GREEN TURTLE MACHINE, is customized to rescue and transport exotic animals. It’s also equipped with special parade lights, an external sound system, and a power inverter, to make your next event extra special. Here we are spreading reptile cheer at the Manheim Parade!

Great science enrichment for any classroom!
Popular for school assemblies or after-school programs.
Jesse loves to share an encouraging message with church groups.
We love creating a custom show every year for the Summer Reading Program!
Actually we love visiting libraries any time of year.
Professional family programming for corporate and community events.
Cub scouts learn the possibilities of team work as they stretch out a giant python.
We love to invade the Kids Cookie Break radio show on WJTL 90.3.
We love to talk reptiles on lots of radio programs.
Our reptiles love the warm studio lights of ABC27, for Good Day PA.
We love to make any special event even more special!

Sulcata Tortoises on Good Day PA On our January 2016 visit to Good Day PA, we talked about which tortoises make the best pets. We also shared a behavior tortoises do in the wild that saves the lives of hundreds of other animal species.

Posted by Forgotten Friend Reptile Sanctuary on Saturday, 9 January 2016.