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The aim of this site is to provide easily understood but scientific information on this fascinating group of animals, and to promote conservation and scientific research of this group. This page also encourages public education about this often-misunderstood group of animals, and hopes to promote sensible conservation efforts through thoughtful captive breeding practices and responsible care.

For information on tarantulas as a whole please see our general information section, which includes notes on the biology, taxonomy and basic care of this group alongside an image gallery and references for further, more in depth information. For more specific care information please see our species list, which will be continually updated with new species as quickly as possible.

If you would like to have more information about the site please refer to the about author page, or if you would like to see our privacy policy and other legal information about the site please refer to the link provided at the side of the page. I hope that you find the information provided useful, and for any further enquiries please don’t hesitate to contact me using the details provided on the about author page.