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As a member of The Southwestern Herpetologists Society, the oldest herp society west of the Rockies, you can enjoy our excellent meeting programs at the Chapter meetings, fun monthly newsletters, active Herper hikes and field studies, the busy Education Outreach Program, our wonderful animal adoption program, and social media on Facebook and Instagram, as well as our summer and holiday potlucks. All waiting for you to join us!


Education Outreach

Herper Hikes

Nature Studies

Types of Memberships

Regular members receive all benefits of membership upon payment of $30.00 annual dues. Due to insurance coverage, only current members may bring animals to meetings or events.

Family membership gives all people in one household the equivalent of Regular membership and voting for 2 adults over 18. Membership dues for Families is $35.00 annually.

Contributing membership confers all benefits of membership plus gives an extra donation that will allow the Society to expand its workshops, adoptions and other services. Contributing membership is $45.00 or more per year.

There are three ways to become a member:

  • Online by completing the application online (Scroll down for online application)
  • By mail by downloading and completing the paper application (Email us for a paper app [email protected])
  • PayPal to [email protected] using the gift feature

Once you’ve printed and signed the application, mail it with your dues to:

SWHS – Membership
P.O. Box 7469
Van Nuys, California 91409
  • Monthly Newsletter
  • Free Admission to all Meetings
  • Advertising Space in Newsletter
  • Publish in Society Publications
  • Access to Adoptions Program
  • Show Space at Exhibits
  • Free Tickets for Door Prizes
  • Membership for Household
  • Extra Donation for Expansion
  • Annual Cost
  • $30 per year
  • $35 per year
  • $45 per year
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This charge will recur every year. For additional support please contact the Board of Directors Teasurer.

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