Richard (Rich) Crowley has been a dedicated supporter of the broader national herp community through his support of United States Association of Reptile Keepers (USARK), Chicago Zoological Society, Chicago Academy of Sciences, and Lincoln Park Zoo. Rich is a long-time member of the Chicago Herpetological Society serving in a number of roles from Adoptions Chairperson to President. Rich values the right to keep reptiles and amphibians (herps) responsibly and is an advocate for ethical behaviors of all enthusiasts from pet keeper to breeder to researcher. He is focused on encouraging and strengthening the positive image and physical bonds between society and all herp species.
Rich grew up observing native fauna and for the last twenty-five years has focused on keeping and breeding a number of non-native species. Throughout this period, Rich continued to engage the public in hands-on education around conservation and captive-care, working with the public to permanently rehome a wide range of herp species ranging from the smallest to the largest animals and providing expertise to local, state and federal authorities when needed. Rich is the author of "A Passionate Journey with Short-Tailed Pythons" selling copies world-wide and achieving #10 Amazon Best Sellers in Reptile & Amphibian Care.
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Payment plans: We accept payment plans on a case-by-case basis, with a 20% non-refundable deposit (minimum $50) and the balance paid 30-60-90 days as agreed.
Heath Guarantee: All animals are 100% guaranteed for safe and healthy arrival.
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1. If R&D Exotics / Rich Crowley Reptiles backs out of a deal that Buyer has paid money into, R&D Exotics / Rich Crowley Reptiles will refund 100% of the money paid, including any portion labeled as non-refundable. 2. If R&D Exotics / Rich Crowley Reptiles goes 14 days or more without a response to Buyer that has given them money and not yet received the animal, then R&D Exotics / Rich Crowley Reptiles may forfeit all rights to any non-refundable portions and owes the Buyer a 100% refund if/when they ask for it, subject to MorphMarket’s discretion. 3. Animals are guaranteed to arrive to Buyer alive and in good health condition. 4. R&D Exotics / Rich Crowley Reptiles guarantees that the animal being delivered is exactly the one represented in the ad, unless otherwise stipulated in the ad with the use of an official Representative Photo. 5. R&D Exotics / Rich Crowley Reptiles guarantees the sex of the animal being delivered. Claim period is 7 days, please double check the sex of your purchase upon arrival. 6. R&D Exotics / Rich Crowley Reptiles guarantees that the animal shipped will not be LESS than 20% margin of error in weight if the weight is advertised 7. R&D Exotics / Rich Crowley Reptiles guarantees the animal was shipped out in a healthy state and shipped according to all FedEx rules and regulations. Buyer is responsible for animal injury or loss if buyer fails to obtain animal immediately after home delivery or pickup within 8 hours of hub delivery. 8. If the animal is shown to be sick or injured within 24 hours of delivery as proven by the Buyer (with photos and videos, as needed), R&D Exotics / Rich Crowley Reptiles will provide refund or replacement. 9. R&D Exotics / Rich Crowley Reptiles is not responsible for animal temperament.
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