Custom Live Animal Shows

Great for:

  • Adult Education Workshops
  • Seminars
  • Corporate Promotions
  • Video/Photography Animal Rentals
  • and Much More!

Educational Workshops and Seminars

Perfect for: animal shelter staff, animal control officers, nature center staff, wildlife rehabilitators, pest control staff, law enforcement officers, and other other people who are interested in learning more about reptiles. We’ve taught classes for: The Wildlife Center of Virginia, The Wildife Rescue League, The Alexandria Animal Welfare League, pet stores, and many other groups. We offer programs lasting from one hour to multi-day events. Prices for our workshops and seminars vary. Please contact us for details.

We can customize a program to fit the needs of your group, or, you can choose from one of our past programs:

      • Reptile Rescue & Rehabilitation
        Wildlife rehabilitators, animal shelter staff, and other people who work with animals will learn the basics about rescuing reptiles. Reptile identification, husbandry, handling techniques and more may be covered in this class. Live animals, hands-on opportunities, and a slide show may all be included in the program. We can customize the length and content of the class to match your organization’s needs.
      • Urban & Nuisance Reptiles (Reptile removal and exclusion techniques)
        Animal control officers, pest control technicians, wildlife rehabilitators and anyone who works with animals and the public will learn techniques on how to better deal with people who are having reptile “problems.” Snake exclusion techniques, identification, natural history, and safe handling will all be discussed. Topics may also include the problems with unwanted pet reptiles and taking reptile related phone calls from the public. Live animals, hands-on opportunities and a slide show may all be included in the program.
      • Natural History and Identification  Wildlife rehabilitators, animal control and shelter staff, or anyone who is interested personally or professionally in the natural history of reptiles and amphibians will enjoy this educational and entertaining program. Live snakes, turtles, frogs and more may be featured along with a slide show in the program.
      • Reptile Husbandry & Care
        Wildlife rehabilitators, pet store staff, reptile pet owners, and anyone interested in reptile husbandry will learn how to keep reptiles healthy in captivity during this class. Proper enclosures, temperatures, feeding techniques and more will all be covered. Live animals and a slide show may be included.
      • Corporate Promotions
        Are you looking to draw huge attendance numbers to your movie opening, store grand opening or other corporate event? Bring Reptiles Alive LLC to your promotional event and watch how excited your customers become when they meet our exotic live animals along with our friendly and professional animal handlers. Call or email us today with details of your event so we can customize a special appearance perfect for your occasion.
      • Live Animal Rentals for Videos & Photography
        Do you need some amazing and beautiful animals for your video or photography project? Reptiles Alive LLC can provide you with a variety of awesome animals and our experienced animal handlers will help you get the shot or video action you need. Call or email us today with details of your project and we can give you a price quote.

Do you have a need for live reptiles that you don’t see here?
Just call or email us today and we will work to customize an appearance to fit your needs.

“Reptiles Alive did an outstanding job.” – Caroline Aderholt, Mom, Arlington, VA

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  1. Alexandria Library Burke Branch Reptiles Alive Rocks! Show

    June 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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    June 26 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
We had a great experience with Reptiles Alive for my daughter’s 6th birthday party. Rachel arrived exactly on time, set up quickly, and immediately engaged the group of curious children. We had an impromptu dance party while waiting for last minute guests and Rachel was very accommodating. The children LOVED the show!! And my soon-to-be 11 year old wants them to come for his birthday! I highly recommend Reptiles Alive for your next event!read more

Kelly Maguire

Kelly Maguire

22:57 12 Mar 18

We just had Reptiles Alive come to our preschool and the kids loved it!! We had 4 shows over 2 days to accommodate all our children and everything went great! Caroline was very easy to work with and quick to respond to all my emails. She was our presenter too and was early each day and ready to go when the kids arrived. She really geared her show towards our audience (2-5yr olds) and had them laughing and answering her questions and touching the animals. It was perfect… we would definitely book them again!!read more

Lauren Dolinski

Lauren Dolinski

20:47 01 Mar 18

We booked Reptiles Alive for our son’s 7th birthday party. Miss Rachel put on an amazing show for the 20 kids we had over. The highlight was when my son and I had the chance to hold a long and surprisingly heavy boa constrictor named Sunflower. The show was both educational and fun for the kids, and it kept them captivated for a full hour – priceless!!read more

Rick Jandrain

Rick Jandrain

01:53 06 Feb 18

Rachel is an awesome instructor and very good with many kids. The reptiles were fascinating. This was a great birthday party for my daughter and her second grade class.read more

Robert McKeon

Robert McKeon

23:26 26 Feb 18

We invited Reptiles Alive for our birthday party. Ms. Rachel did a wonderful job to educate the kids about the fun facts of Reptiles and also kept them entertained and focused. It’s not a easy job facing a bunch of 7-year-old boys and 3-year-old preschoolers. We highly recommend Reptiles Alive show. It’s fun and full of knowledge!read more

Tianchan Niu

Tianchan Niu

22:09 17 Dec 17

We had Reptiles Alive join us for a country club event and they did an outstanding job! Ashley was amazing and so professional. She was very interactive with the children and played the role perfectly. We couldn’t have asked for a better experience!read more

Chelsea Barb

Chelsea Barb

20:20 28 Mar 18

We’ve been working with Reptiles Alive for the past 4 years now and they show up and show out every time. Everything from booking to the day of is efficient and friendly. At our past event, presenter Liz did 6 shows back to back for our campers, which is truly impressive and phenomenal. We will continue to work with Reptiles Alive for years to come and really appreciate the work and educating that they do!read more

Lydia Vanderbilt

Lydia Vanderbilt

21:09 05 Apr 18

Reptiles Alive gave an awesome show at our elementary school! The presenter was so much fun and really engaged the children. Very cool reptiles and a great interactive meet and greet at the end. The kids loved it!read more

Jonathan Grau

Jonathan Grau

14:52 07 Apr 18

I am in charge of grade level assemblies at our school and our 3rd grade has RA in for their Rain Forest show every year to reinforce the things they have learned about in class. This is my second year working with them and I have been absolutely thrilled with the interaction to book the event and with the presenters. They engage the kids and help make them a part of the show. I can’t say enough about this wonderful program and the amazing people that work there.read more

Kim Painter

Kim Painter

23:32 07 Apr 18

We love this show at our preschool!! The kids have so much fun and learn a lot! They are very organized and always start on time. We have always had a wonderful experience with Reptiles Alive and can’t wait to have them back again!read more

Melissa Jones

Melissa Jones

15:06 20 Apr 18

Reptiles Alive LLC visited our 1st grade friends and did the “Reptiles Alive!” show. They exceeded all of our expectations and were excellent at keeping the students engaged. The students have talked about it for days after, even repeating some of the facts they have heard! I would highly recommend Reptiles Alive!read more

Brittney Gjorgjievski

Brittney Gjorgjievski

16:12 14 May 18

Reptiles Alive was a MAJOR hit at the Mattie Miracle Walk & Family Festival. Rachel was incredibly professional, engaging, and clearly loves what she does. She made the show and meet & greet fun for both kids and adults. Can’t wait to have Reptiles Alive back next year to our event. We received a lot of positive feedback from our guests and we were thrilled to see how well attended the show was at our event. Thank you Reptiles Alive!!!read more

Peter Brown

Peter Brown

01:58 22 May 18

Caroline did an awesome job for our kindergarten Reptiles Alive performance. She held their attention and told fun stories. The reptiles are so cool! Every time she introduced a new reptile, the kids were amazed. I recommend the “meet and greet” time as well. My students will never forget touching a boa constrictor! Thanks Reptiles Alive!read more

Michelle Baldwin

Michelle Baldwin

03:00 09 Jun 18