Shipping

SHIPPING COSTS
2024 Shipping Rates
Fedex's Largest Shipping Rate Increase Ever! Fedex has increased costs an average of $14 per shipment for home deliveries on Overnight Priority Service. We are only passing on a $3 increase but please note we go beyond what most reptile companies offer using the highest end insulated boxes, heat packing (winter) or cool packing (summer) and even expensive tech cryo-paks when necessary and available. IMPORTANT: If you live in a rural area Fedex tacks on rural delivery fees and we reserve the right to contact you and give you options for shipping to your nearest Fedex Center or paying the additional rural delivery costs.
Live animal orders - $47.95 Fedex Overnight Priority Delivery + $12 Box & Packaging Fees (2024 $3 Total Increase
Frozen Feeders - $39.95 Flat Rate (up to 100% fill of the box)
Live Insects - $15.95 for First Live Feeder Quantity and $7.95 For Additional Live Feeder Quantities

    SHIPPING LIVE ANIMALS
    Orders placed Monday through Thursday by 1 PM EST ship the same day via Fedex Priority Overnight Delivery.
    Live Animal orders placed from Thursday after 1 PM EST though Sunday will be shipped on the following Monday.

    TRACKING NUMBERS
    Depending on the notification you selected tracking numbers are emailed or sent via text (SMS) after 5PM EST on the day your order ships.

    Click HERE to view our complete Live Animal Shipping Policy.

    Please Note! 

    • Some states and about 1% of our animals for sale require a health certificate before we can ship your pet.
      If this is the case for your order we will contact you for the $21.00 fee and schedule the vet appointment.
      Currently, these states are; GA, ID, OH, VA, WA, WI, WV, MT, UT & MO (MI & IL require a special $30 electronic vet certificate) but again most live animals won't need this.
    • Most of our live animals ship from our breeding facility in the Florida via NEXT DAY AIR.
    • Live animal orders & feeders always have separate shipping charges.
    • Live animal orders cannot be canceled once processed.
    • Buyer is responsible for following all Local, State or Federal Laws.
    • Live animals cannot be shipped to Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico or outside the US.

    SHIPPING LIVE FEEDERS
    Live Feeder orders placed Monday through Thursday by 2 PM EST ship the same day ordered via USPS Priority Mail.
    Live Feeder orders placed from Thursday after 2 PM EST through Sunday will be shipped on the following Monday.

    Please Note! 

    • Live feeders ship from our live feeder facility in the mid-east United States via USPS Priority Mail.
    • Live animals and live feeders always have separate shipping charges.
    • Live feeder orders cannot be canceled once processed.

    SHIPPING FROZEN FEEDERS 
    Frozen feeder orders placed Monday through Thursday will ship the following Monday.
    Frozen feeder orders placed Friday through Sunday will ship Monday of the week after the next.

    Please Note! 

    • Frozen feeders ship from our feeder facility in the mid-east United States via FedEx.
    • Flat rate shipping price includes special box, 15-20 lbs of dry ice, insulator blankets and FedEx freight.
    • Live feeders and frozen feeders always have separate shipping charges.
    • Frozen feeders orders cannot be cancelled once processed.