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J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue stands at the forefront of Wisconsin's exotic pet rescue efforts, serving as the state's largest sanctuary for these unique creatures. One of the standout features of J&R's initiative is its robust educational programming, providing visitors with hands-on learning experiences about various animals, such as lizards and snakes. These programs not only showcase the fascinating world of exotic pets but also emphasize the importance of responsible pet ownership. A key message conveyed is the potential environmental impact of releasing pets into the wild, underlining the organization's commitment to ecological responsibility. Moreover, J&R offers engaging photo opportunities, allowing visitors to hold and interact with rescued pets, fostering a deeper connection between humans and these remarkable animals while promoting awareness about the challenges they face. As J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue celebrates its one-year milestone, its educational programs continue to play a vital role in fostering compassion, understanding, and a sense of stewardship for the diverse species under its care.

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J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue presents hour-long events tailored for intimate groups of up to 30 children, providing an exclusive opportunity to meet a fascinating array of creatures including lizards, snakes, spiders, insects, birds, hedgehogs, and more. This hands-on experience encourages active engagement, allowing participants to hold and pet various animals under the guidance of knowledgeable staff. Priced at $250 plus gratuity, this unique event promises an unforgettable and educational adventure, fostering a deeper appreciation for the diverse wonders of the animal kingdom. J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue is dedicated to creating meaningful connections between children and wildlife while emphasizing the importance of responsible interaction and respect for all living beings.



J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue's basic program package is tailor-made for an array of gatherings, making it an ideal choice for Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, Brownies, Girl Scouts, club meetings, and birthday parties alike. With a comfortable seating capacity for up to 12 people, participants can immerse themselves in an educational adventure featuring hands-on encounters with captivating animals, including lizards and snakes. The package offers flexibility with two options: the full experience, including an Animal Meet and Greet, is priced at $100 for the first hour and $25 for each additional hour. For those seeking an engaging program without the Animal Meet and Greet, the cost is $50 for the first hour, with a $25 fee for each additional hour. J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue ensures a memorable and educational experience for groups of all ages and interests.



J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue offers an engaging hour-long presentation featuring live animals, including an intriguing assortment of snakes, lizards, insects, spiders, hedgehogs, birds, and more. The session includes a dynamic Q&A session, allowing participants to delve deeper into the world of these fascinating creatures. If time permits, attendees have the unique opportunity to get up close and personal with the animals, enhancing their interactive experience. The comprehensive package is priced at $250 per hour. For those seeking an extended encounter, an additional "Meet and Greet" session with the animals can be added for $50 per half an hour, providing a more intimate and immersive exploration of the diverse species showcased during the presentation. J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue ensures a captivating and educational experience for audiences of all ages, fostering a connection between humans and the wonders of the animal kingdom.



J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue offers the perfect solution for company picnics, gatherings, and drop-in events with our multi-hour interactive animal experiences. Our team brings a diverse array of animals, including snakes, lizards, insects, spiders, hedgehogs, birds, and more, creating an engaging and memorable atmosphere. We seamlessly set up a table, allowing attendees to meet and interact with these fascinating creatures. For a personalized experience tailored to your specific event, please contact us to discuss a customized package that suits your needs. Whether you're looking to add an educational twist to your company event or create a unique experience for your gathering, J&R Aquatic Animal Rescue ensures a one-of-a-kind, hands-on encounter that will leave a lasting impression.

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John Moyles is a seasoned professional with 29 years of invaluable experience in the pet industry. His journey has been marked by a passion for animals and a commitment to responsible pet care. As a naturalist, John has delved into the intricacies of the animal kingdom, bringing a unique perspective to his work. His expertise extends beyond the pet industry, as evidenced by his notable appearance in Fox2-O: A Water Quality Documentary, where he shared insights on environmental responsibility. Throughout his career, John has championed ethical pet ownership and environmental stewardship, becoming a respected figure in both the pet and conservation communities. With a wealth of knowledge and a dedication to fostering a harmonious relationship between humans and animals, John continues to inspire others to make informed and compassionate choices in their interactions with the natural world.

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