Welcome to Southwestern Herpetologists Society

Enhance Education

One of our primary objectives is to enhance the education of members and the general public concerning the roles of amphibians and reptiles in the natural world.

Promote Conservation

To promote the conservation of reptiles and amphibians in particular, as well as all wildlife in general.

Provide Information

To provide information for the closer cooperation between amateur and professional herpetologists, that they may work together for the promotion of the science of herpetology.

LA Chapter Meeting on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Posted on Sep. 22 2016 Enjoy a presentation by Maria Akopyan of the Jeanne Robertson CSUN Lab! Read more

Vintage Magnet School Nasa Night - Friday, October 7th

Posted on Sep. 15 2016 SWHS members! We need your herps for the Vintage Magnet School Nasa Night - Friday, October 7 from 6 to 8 pm. Set up is between 5-6 pm. Light dinner for vendors will be provided. 15848 Stare StMission Hills, California 91343 Please let us know... Read more

Wiggle Waggle Walk - September 25, 2016

Posted on Sep. 15 2016 From Lillian DeGroof: Join me to help animals! I am excited to participate in the 18th Annual Wiggle Waggle Walk! I hope you will consider supporting me in my efforts to help homeless animals at the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA by joining... Read more
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