Zen Reptile Relief

At Zen Habitats we are proud to promote the wellness of reptile pets and to support rescue organizations around the country. You can help support these great organizations by donating here or adding a donation to your order. Any donation truly will help these organizations dedicated to our reptile friends!  

Arrowhead Reptile Rescue is a nonprofit network of rehabilitation and foster homes located in the Greater Cincinnati area. They are dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of captive and displaced reptiles and to herpetological education.

Zen Habitats and Arrowhead Reptile Rescue partnered to provide this expert information:Common Turtle Injuries

BeWild Exotic Animal Education and Rescue, located in Durham, North Carolina, is a nonprofit that provides affordable animal education and acts as a rescue for displaced reptiles and other exotic pets. They provide the community with accessible and interactive animal education to encourage responsible pet ownership.

Zen Habitats and BeWild Exotic Animal Education and Rescue partnered to provide this expert information: Selecting an Exotics Vet and Metabolic Bone Disease

The mission of Forgotten Friend is simple, to give reptiles a chance. They rescue reptiles that need their help, by providing fun outreach programs to spread the love of reptiles. This nonprofit is in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

 Zen Habitats and BeWild Exotic Animal Education and Rescue partnered to provide this expert information: Reptiles and the Danger of Garden Netting and Where Do Reptiles Go in the Winter?

Fresh Start Rescue is a nonprofit group of volunteers that are passionate about saving the lives of homeless, unwanted, or injured reptiles. With locations in New Hampshire and North Carolina, they foster, rehabilitate, and rehome every type of reptile, from snakes to lizards and everything in between. 

Zen Habitats and Fresh Start Rescue partnered to provide this expert information: Helping Iguanas in Need from Far and Wide

Located in central Florida, the mission of nonprofit Hernando Reptile and Exotics is to promote the health and well-being of abused, neglected, unwanted, and abandoned native and non-native reptiles and exotic animals. They rescue, rehabilitate, and provide educational programs to promote reptile care.

Zen Habitats and Hernando Reptile and Exotics partnered to provide this article: Fairytale Story: Beardie Nursed Back to Health and Found Forever Home.

HerpHaven is a nonprofit dedicated to the welfare of pet reptiles in Maine and the northeast United States. They believe every reptile has a story. Their goal is to give them their happily ever after, through rescue, education, adoption, and sanctuary. 

Zen Habitats and HerpHaven partnered to provide this article: Buying a Beardie Leads to Passion for Reptile Rescue

Based in New Jersey, Lokai Rose provides immersive wildlife and nature experiences that inspire a respect for the natural world. They provide educational experiences and events that encourage outdoor exploration, community engagement, and interaction with reptile and other animal ambassadors.

Zen Habitats and Lokai Rose have partnered to provide this article: Passion for Reptiles and Exotics Leads to Founding of Lokai Rose

Medusa's Misfit rescue is a nonprofit reptile rescue based in Maryland. They provide a safe, fun, and loving environment for all pet reptiles before they find their loving family and home.

The Northern Colorado Herpetological Society is committed to helping their community respect our natural world and the amazing reptiles and amphibians that live within it. Through reptile and amphibian education, rescue, and conservation, they strive to make a change in the community. Their foster-based rescue program gives a resource to the often-overlooked exotic pet population throughout Northern Colorado by accepting surrendered animals, treating any medical conditions or health concerns, and then finding adoptive homes for the animals.

Zen Habitats and the Northern Colorado Herpetological Society partnered to provide this expert information: Impact of Urban Development on Wild Ornate Box Turtles in Colorado’s Front Range.

The Awesome Spirit of Wildlife (TASOW), headquartered in Pennsylvania, strives to be a voice for the misunderstood and underrepresented creatures of the world, including reptiles. Lack of knowledge about exotic animals has led to widespread irresponsible practices with breeding, pet dealing, and pet ownership. Because exotic animals cannot be released into the wild, TASOW gives them a home where they are cared for and treated with respect.