This must be addressed (lobbied) in each jurisdiction when the laws are being considered so that lawmakers understand the difficulties they are creating and that the interests of the individual animals are taken into account.
I thought the panel went well, overall.
Bonnie and husband Richard Keller are the founders of VA Reptile Rescue, Inc.
, a nonprofit organization based in Virginia since 1999.
Bonnie been a consultant for and provided assistance to local, state, and federal authorities in cases of abuse, neglect, and confiscation.
Bonnie graduated from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA in 1993 with a BS in Geology and is a science teacher at Lanier Middle School, Fairfax County Schools, in Virginia.
Bonnie has been teaching science since 1993.
Bonnie Keller of VA Reptile Rescue, Inc. will be a panelist at the free National Reptile and Amphibian Law Symposium in Washington, D.C., March 7-8.