Things That Creep


Herpetology: branch of zoology dealing with reptiles and amphibians.

The word Herpetology comes the Greek work herpetó, meaning a creeping thing.

Founded in 2018, Things That Creep is is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in Richmond, California.

Our misson…

To inspire conservation of the natural world through creating empathy for creatures that are often misunderstood such as snakes, lizards and salamanders.

Each of these critters plays an important part of their ecosystem and many of those ecosystems can be found right in our backyards. A healthy planet has healthy ecosystems. We can work together to create habitat and support our backyard neighbors.