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The NCRW takes animal welfare seriously. Please follow links below for more information on legislation, welfare, research and reporting suspected cruelty. 

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Position Statement on Welfare

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NCRW Research on Welfare

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The NCRW supports the responsible ownership and keeping of reptiles and amphibians in captivity. 

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You can find more information about legislation here. 

Reporting suspected cruelty

If you suspect an animal may be at risk from mistreatment or cruelty please report it using this link. 

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