Our Mission Statement

The Tarantula Keepers Coalition was founded to on the principles of conservation, awareness, research and responsible husbandry to protect arachnids especially tarantulas and other inverts in the wild and in the hobby.

We want to provide knowledge and raise awareness for captive bred species along with our efforts to ensure that tarantulas and other arachnids are protected in the wild for the natural population. Our activities will include; holding lectures to educate the public about tarantulas, provide guidance on the keeping of tarantulas as pets and providing financial support through donations for conservation efforts of tarantulas in the wild and in the hobby.