Danny Mendez

Urban Jungles Radio


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Urban Jungles Radio is a cutting edge radio/podcast program that explores various topics in reptile, amphibian and vertebrate care. Join your host Danny Mendez, a Zoologist with a rich background in the professional zoological world as he explores various topics of interest and brings you the best interviews from all over the world. Urban Jungles Radio is LIVE every Friday night (More or less...) at 10pm. Be sure to join our facebook page for instant alerts on upcoming shows and guests as well as limited offers.

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Join us for the ultra-rare Saturday night show where we'll be joined by super special spider Guru Kelly Swift of Swift Invertebrates. Kelly is a master spider breeder and one of the best sources of real information on Tarantula... more

The beginning of this show starts out a bit rough as I had some technical difficulties but soon I get my crap together and entertain your ass off as usual! Listen as Andy takes 2 on calling out our listeners and we get a visit from our... more

We bring you a special Labor-Day weekend show helping to fan the flames of nationwide festivities! Join Danny & Andy as they bring you scaly, cold-blooded entertainment that will warm your heart. We'll update you on smugglers, FU's... more

This show is for those who couldn't trek down to the National reptile Breeder's Expo in Daytona Beach Fl. Join me and Andy as we mull over not going to the "Big show" and I will fill you in on some interesting news tidbits as well as... more

Join us as we speak to herpetologist Jeff Lemm on his most intimate thoughts on the herpetological world. Later we will test some UJRadio listeners to see if facebook really works. Join us live at 10 pm and call in with your questions or... more

Join us for a Blitzkrieg of Herp Goodness when we welcome back Donald Schultz & producer Devon Massyn who together join forces to create a white noise talent bringing us 'Speed of Life" airing on Discovery Channel Sunday August 8th. But... more

Join us as Andy checks in LIVE from IHS in Arizona and tells us all about his scaley herping adventures and attempts to stay awake at lectures from well known herpetologists during the day. Together we'll welcome Christopher... more

Join us as we speak to venom expert Dr. Bryan Grieg Fry about some of his recent trips around the world researching venom on land and in the sea, even if it's the Antarctic! Later in the show Myke Clarkson drops by in a sorry attempt... more

Dr. Bryan Grieg Fry was scheduled to come on as our guest but didn't make it so you can listen to me and Andy sing and dance while trying to save the show...!

Urban Jungles is thrilled to have Bryan Christy author of one of the best reptile related books in years, "The Lizard King: True Crimes and Passions of the Worlds Greatest Reptile Smugglers". We'll talk to Bryan about what it was like to jump... more
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