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Welcome to the

Kentucky Herpetological Society

A non-profit organization dedicated to
Herpetological education and conservation

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About Us

The Kentucky Herpetological Society is a non-profit reptile and amphibian hobbyist group (I.D. 61-1364880) dedicated to:

  • Enhancing the education of members and the general public in Herpetology and Herpetoculture through the facilities of the Society.

  • Promoting conservation and quality care of all wildlife, herpetofauna in particular, whenever and wherever possible.

  • Providing information for the advancement of Herpetology.

  • Achieving a closer cooperation and understanding between amateur and professional herpetologists so that they may work together towards common goals.

Join Us!

On July 31st we're going herping at The Parklands of Floyds Fork Beckley Creek Park at noon.

Come celebrate with us on August 21st for our annual End-of-Sumer Cookout at Joe Creason Park at 6 p.m.

meet the team

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Jordan jones

President

Certified Master Herpetologist

Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator

A.S. Biology

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KARI THOMAS

Vice President

10 years experience
in the Veterinary field

Avid Reptile Keeper

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Devereaux Lemmones

Secretary

Veterinary Technician

Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator

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KATHY HICKS

Treasurer

KHS member since 1988

Former Louisville Zoo Docent

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PARKER THOMAS

Sergeant at Arms

9 years experience
in the Herpetological field

Reptile/Amphibian/Entomology Enthusiast

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BRITTANY ALFORD

Education Lead

Certified in Forestry and Wildlife Conservation

7 years experience in Reptile Caretaking