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by M.J.FRANETOVICH
July 9th, 2013, 10:59 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Monsoon herping meet?
Replies: 12
Views: 3343

Re: Monsoon herping meet?

I'm not sure when you Fellers are going to me but I'll be in AZ August 1st through the 10th Looking for Crotalus willardi obscurus, Sistrurus catenatus edwardsii, And the other usual suspects I Would love to meet a few of you guys for the first time I think I'm going to meet up with Norman D if he's...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
July 9th, 2013, 10:52 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: POLL: 2013 Monsoon Outing
Replies: 27
Views: 6275

Re: POLL: 2013 Monsoon Outing

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by M.J.FRANETOVICH
July 9th, 2013, 10:51 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: POLL: 2013 Monsoon Outing
Replies: 27
Views: 6275

Re: POLL: 2013 Monsoon Outing

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by M.J.FRANETOVICH
December 14th, 2012, 9:27 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: My EOY for 2012 - Same as Main Forum (DUW)
Replies: 33
Views: 10612

Re: My EOY for 2012 - Same as Main Forum (DUW)

haha! Thanks a lot MJ! Well, I hope next year I can find one or a dozen :thumb: Ill be spending a lot of time in Arizona next year I have trips planed for every month of the year in 2013 starting in march.. Ill meet up with you if you like and take you to my most productive saggy spot! If you would...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
December 14th, 2012, 12:38 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: My EOY for 2012 - Same as Main Forum (DUW)
Replies: 33
Views: 10612

Re: My EOY for 2012 - Same as Main Forum (DUW)

Nice post! Really enjoyed the non-Herp stuff at the end that vulture shot was cool... Agreed! Not hard at all http://i682.photobucket.com/albums/vv181/Melvin1_bucket/d5f4c53a.jpg http://i682.photobucket.com/albums/vv181/Melvin1_bucket/CSC_0460.jpg http://i682.photobucket.com/albums/vv181/Melvin1_buc...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
October 30th, 2012, 8:51 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some 2012 Cochise County highlights..Part I
Replies: 24
Views: 6809

Re: Some 2012 Cochise County highlights..Part I

Very nice Terry!!!! love the little Hogz :beer: :beer: :beer:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
October 12th, 2012, 9:23 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Snake poacher busted!!!
Replies: 51
Views: 11290

Snake poacher busted!!!

Good job Arizona Game and Fish!!!! http://www.azfamily.com/news/local/Snake-smuggler-busted-and-slapped-with-probation-173828241.html Snake smuggler busted and slapped with probation print Email this article |  MORE by Christine LaCroix Bio | Email | Follow: @CLaCroix3TV azfamily.com Posted on Octob...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
September 5th, 2012, 11:23 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: A Successful First Field Trip
Replies: 11
Views: 3114

Re: A Successful First Field Trip

:thumb: :beer: :thumb: Kudos" my wife is 7.5 months along and her herping has shut down :( not even a road cruse :cry: :cry: Thats flippen awesome :lol: :lol:











Mel
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
August 5th, 2012, 9:24 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Rattlesnake Bite Satistics
Replies: 9
Views: 2640

Re: Rattlesnake Bite Satistics

Biker Dave wrote:I'm sure this info is available on line. I would try Loma Linda Hospital or Sean Bush's website to start.

Dave
agreed that is where i would start looking for factual data!!
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
August 5th, 2012, 9:14 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Rise Against Rattlesnake Roundups
Replies: 43
Views: 15681

Re: Rise Against Rattlesnake Roundups

I am extremely impressed with R.A.R.R. I would be happy to contribute in any way I can i'm located in SoCal if there is a place or person that can receive donations of cash or materials I would be happy to make a contribution contact info is all thats needed ....... thank you to the founders.... MJ ...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
July 16th, 2012, 12:16 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: So far in SoCal - 2012
Replies: 26
Views: 3244

Re: So far in SoCal - 2012

Great stuff Kent :thumb: I really enjoyed this post!!! What a great year you've had so fare!!!





Mel :beer:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
July 3rd, 2012, 9:49 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: I've seen things man
Replies: 10
Views: 2428

Re: I've seen things man

Nice Lyre Snake ( Trimorphodon lyrophanes)
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
June 10th, 2012, 3:39 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Nick's first zonata
Replies: 47
Views: 7117

Re: Nick's first zonata

That awesome :thumb:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
June 7th, 2012, 10:57 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Tiger and Blacktail Advice?
Replies: 22
Views: 4088

Re: Tiger and Blacktail Advice?

I road crused 13 blacktails and 9 tigers in two trips to ZONA last year ,I'll say one thing Santa Rita!!!! The rest is up to you :thumb: ya" it's not cool to dismantle anything in nature! Let's not pick on the Ritas, M. J. Blacktails are in all the ranges. Heck, we even found one in the Harquahala'...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
June 5th, 2012, 9:25 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Holiday Hognose
Replies: 32
Views: 6565

Re: Holiday Hognose

:roll:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
June 5th, 2012, 9:08 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: check out this strange rattler
Replies: 9
Views: 2385

Re: check out this strange rattler

Very nice :thumb:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
June 4th, 2012, 10:19 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Why do some feel the need to post localities??
Replies: 69
Views: 7677

Re: Why do some feel the need to post localities??

:lol: :lol: :lol: This is going to be Good :lol: :lol: :lol:

I have to agree with Owen, pictures can be just as reviling!!
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
June 3rd, 2012, 2:43 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: hey rosy guys
Replies: 10
Views: 2351

Re: hey rosy guys

That is one pretty Boa' I know where that plant is at, :thumb:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
June 2nd, 2012, 12:46 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Spring! (Crote heavy as per usual).
Replies: 33
Views: 10540

Re: Spring! (Crote heavy as per usual).

Awesome post my friend!! I can't help my self I like Boa's but I love the Crote's :thumb: great photography to, what's up with the skunk? Thst was a cool photo! Funny story when I was 14 I brought a baby skunk home I found it's mother and siblings hit on the highway!! It never tryed to spray!! So I ...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 31st, 2012, 6:38 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Holiday Hognose
Replies: 32
Views: 6565

Re: Holiday Hognose

:roll:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 31st, 2012, 1:20 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: I found a Hognoser
Replies: 20
Views: 4784

Re: I found a Hognoser

There are ways to learn this behavior with out torment!! Read a book servay the animal and keep your hands off watch it for a wile, that's how people learn, but to deliberately cause that leval of stress and try and justify it is ignorant... I guess there are those of us who have a deep loving pass...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 31st, 2012, 1:04 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Holiday Hognose
Replies: 32
Views: 6565

Re: Holiday Hognose

:roll:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 30th, 2012, 5:20 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Holiday Hognose
Replies: 32
Views: 6565

Re: Holiday Hognose

:roll:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 30th, 2012, 5:14 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: R.I.P. Young Cage
Replies: 41
Views: 8265

Re: R.I.P. Young Cage

I have spoken to Mr. Cage on several occasions I have also conversased with Cheryl (Youngs wife) on Facebook I'm am truly saddened by this... I have enjoyed Mr.Cage's photography and several of his articles, one in-particular was titled 'Sonoran Herpetologist' written for the Tucson Herp society'......
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 30th, 2012, 2:02 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Holiday Hognose
Replies: 32
Views: 6565

Re: Holiday Hognose

:roll:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 30th, 2012, 1:55 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: I found a Hognoser
Replies: 20
Views: 4784

Re: I found a Hognoser

There are ways to learn this behavior with out torment!! Read a book servay the animal and keep your hands off watch it for a wile, that's how people learn, but to deliberately cause that leval of stress and try and justify it is ignorant... I guess there are those of us who have a deep loving passi...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 29th, 2012, 6:59 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: And now for something completely different
Replies: 20
Views: 4191

Re: And now for something completely different

Super post Bro :thumb: I too am a fan of the Az.Black :mrgreen:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 27th, 2012, 12:29 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: I found a Hognoser
Replies: 20
Views: 4784

Re: I found a Hognoser

Ya' that's BS.. To pick on a animal like that. Yes that is a natural behavior as defiance against predators.... Your not a predator are you? How would you like it if I detained you scared the $hit out of you and then placed the video on YouTube?? There was no science involved in this there was nothi...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 26th, 2012, 3:08 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: long sought lampropeltis lifer
Replies: 16
Views: 5878

Re: long sought lampropeltis lifer

Nice milk :thumb:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 26th, 2012, 1:52 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2012 - Shades of oreganus
Replies: 31
Views: 6368

Re: 2012 - Shades of oreganus

Az. Black
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 22nd, 2012, 5:49 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Birthday boy
Replies: 5
Views: 1702

Re: Birthday boy

:D
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 10th, 2012, 10:05 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Nafha Success story
Replies: 64
Views: 7492

Re: Nafha Success story

Does anyone have any pictures of the zonata I really want to see what it looks like!!
Thanks :thumb:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 9th, 2012, 10:52 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Giant rattlesnake removed from Hendersonville home (TN)
Replies: 6
Views: 2215

Re: Giant rattlesnake removed from Hendersonville home (TN)

I love a happy ending when the snake does not die :thumb: cool story!!
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 9th, 2012, 12:06 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Trip up North
Replies: 8
Views: 2052

Re: Trip up North

Way to Go frotoeman!!!  That green tree frog is sweet!!! Tell you a funny story!! I set up a 75 gallon live tank with live plants a small stream with a little waterfall it was a nice show pice in my living room, well my son and I where out on a creek one day and cought 6 little tree frogs tiny littl...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 8th, 2012, 7:08 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Nafha Success story
Replies: 64
Views: 7492

Re: Nafha Success story

:thumb:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 8th, 2012, 3:15 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Nafha Success story
Replies: 64
Views: 7492

Re: Nafha Success story

How does a person get invited to such a outing? Or do you just show up?
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 8th, 2012, 12:10 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Too close for Comfort!! Important Reminder
Replies: 88
Views: 10504

Re: Too close for Comfort!! Important Reminder

http://i682.photobucket.com/albums/vv181/Melvin1_bucket/90aa87ed.jpg It's loads of fun to spend 17 days in the hospital, have $400,000 dollars in medical bills, Eat pain killers all day long, loose 50% of motion go to physical therapy and schedule numerous surgeries!!!!!! Be reckless go ahead :lol:...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 7th, 2012, 10:44 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Nafha Success story
Replies: 64
Views: 7492

Re: Nafha Success story

This is a awesome story!!! Great work by all :thumb: 22 inch Wow :shock: that is super cool....FUNDAD Congrats :beer:



Mel
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 7th, 2012, 12:40 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Herp Count . Org
Replies: 7
Views: 2775

Re: Herp Count . Org

I think that page is kinda pointless, but I wouldent worry to much just because some moron knows where to find sensitive species does not mean he/she has the brain capacity to understand how and when to find them...... I myself find comfort in knowing many people just don't know how to Herp!! Food f...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 6th, 2012, 1:32 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: SW Trip (Part I - California) Repost
Replies: 15
Views: 3610

Re: SW Trip (Part I - California) Repost

Nice post man :thumb: I enjoyed all of them,, that petrified sidewinder was cool I would of added that to my fire place :crazyeyes:



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by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 5th, 2012, 10:12 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Board line?????????
Replies: 32
Views: 4351

Re: Board line?????????

Awesome job!!! It is a good practice to leave boards as they lie... I know it's hard!! But it's respect!! I only flip AC that I know for absolute it's not a fellow Herpers... Or I have permission from the person responsible!!! That's a good way to make friends and build trust. Party on dude :thumb: ...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 3rd, 2012, 11:39 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: My weekend getaway to SLO.
Replies: 19
Views: 2631

Re: My weekend getaway to SLO.

:thumb:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 3rd, 2012, 12:53 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Reminder... People Check your PM's
Replies: 11
Views: 2376

Re: Reminder... People Check your PM's

Not disturbed!! Thanks for the clarifacation :thumb:
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 3rd, 2012, 11:11 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Reminder... People Check your PM's
Replies: 11
Views: 2376

Re: Reminder... People Check your PM's

I don't mind deleting old PM's any good info genarated is transferred to a file on my iPad pertaining to the species' or the nature of the PM, I was just asking because I truly didn't understand why! Please enlighten me. Has the moderators ask this of us? Is there a issue with available space/storag...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
May 3rd, 2012, 10:12 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Where to find Atrox??
Replies: 41
Views: 5497

Re: Where to find Atrox??

How did I miss this thread? :lol: :lol: :lol: Bakersfield is alright! I call it home :crazyeyes: And just to give you a little hope!!! California Atrox are supper supper easy to find!! Clue:: look at a range map :idea: drive there :idea: find habitat :idea: bingo crotalus atrox :idea: And make sure ...
by M.J.FRANETOVICH
April 28th, 2012, 10:14 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Crotalus oreganus oreganus.... For dessert?
Replies: 12
Views: 3525

Re: Crotalus oreganus oreganus.... For dessert?

That cake is awesome, where in the world did you get that done?