The British Herpetological Society

The Captive Breeding Committee (CBC) was founded in the 1970s and is chaired by Dr Simon Townson. The Committee was formed to help develop and publish on techniques and scientific advances in captive breeding and husbandry, and to generally promote responsible animal keeping. The work of the CBC has expanded…

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The role of the Education Committee is to promote awareness, disseminate information and develop an understanding in the fields of Herpetology and Herpetoculture. 

The Education Committee members often work with Schools, Colleges, Universities and other organizations. They attend shows and put on displays with live reptiles to promote awareness…

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The BHS Research Committee is a group of members with academic backgrounds. It is chaired by Dr Chris Gleed-Owen, and currently comprises Professor Trevor Beebee, Professor Richard Griffiths, Dr Robert Jehle, Dr Wolfgang Wüster, and Dr Todd Lewis.…

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