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  1. A

    A FEW QUESTIONS FROM A NEW T. OWNER

    Good Morning, So I was walking through one of the local pet stores the other day not looking for anything and left with a Red Knee. My wife hates me right now!! This is the first T. I have owned and I have been searching for T. info so I have a few questions that I know one of the many experts...
  2. Tarantulex

    C. Versicolor sling feeding

    Hi everyone about a month ago I got a c versicolor sling. It is probably 1/4-1/2 an inch. My issue is it won't eat anything besides flightless fruit flies which I've come to learn have very poor nutritional value. I've tried dubia legs, dubia nymphs, pieces of mealworm, a small live mealworm...
  3. A girl needs to eat

    A girl needs to eat

    My female OBT enjoying her meal.
  4. Jacqueline King

    Help! I fed my avic. metallica directly after her molt!

    I was just feeding my avic metallica a small roach and accidentally dropped it in her web & when I looked in I realized there was a fresh molt in there! I panicked because I know if she attempts to eat before her fangs harden, that could be potentially fatal. Her web is shaped kind of like a...
  5. AL the chalcodes

    AL the chalcodes

    Smooching a cricket. Or is he giving it mouth to mouth?
  6. Avic's first mealworm

    Avic's first mealworm

    Love the gooey guts beading out of the worm lol
  7. P irminia feeding

    P irminia feeding

    First feeding after molt, suspect male Sorry for red light
  8. P irminia's first roach

    P irminia's first roach

    Her previous owner fed her mealworms and crickets. Here is her first meal in my care. A nice juicy B lat
  9. Avic Feeding.mov

    Avic Feeding.mov

    Video of our A. avicularia feeding on a female cricket handing from her ovipositor (egg tube)
  10. Feeding compilation with awesome music

    Feeding compilation with awesome music

    I made an amazing video of feeding some of my slings, and an extra attack from my c. Cyaneopubescens. Hopr you like it, cause I did!
  11. Tapi double clutching, aka holding a pair

    Tapi double clutching, aka holding a pair

  12. Mugsy

    Advice on keeping P. Regalis communal

    I just bought 2x p.regalis slings and I need advice on how to care for them and how often do I feed them.
  13. D

    Old-world not eating

    On either the 15th or the 16th of December, I got a few more Ts to add to my collection, and one of them happened to be my first old-world, a female Cameroon Rust Baboon (Hysterocrates gigas). Evidently I'm aware of how aggressive and stubborn they are, as well as how reclusive their nature is...
  14. Superworm time!

    Superworm time!

    She loves them! And me too because they stay alive long and they eat dogfood
  15. Feeding my acanthoscurria geniculata

    Feeding my acanthoscurria geniculata

    I finally succeeded to post a video. I gave my acanthoscurria a superworm.
  16. Luna

    Unsure when to feed my A. Chalcodes.

    Hi! So, going from my beautiful Cobalt to this species, I've noticed I can't tell when she wants to eat! I've only found her in the 'murder time' pose once, otherwise I'm unable to really tell when she's hungry. Anyone have any definitive signs they use? I just toss some dubias in there, but...
  17. Mvtt70

    Tarantula Feeding Video (Some pretty awesome species)

    First tarantula feeding video, featuring I think 13-14 Ts which isn't even a third of the ones I have. Let me know what you guys think and any interaction with the channel is appreciated, thank you.
  18. martiannova

    Wild feeding?

    I had a question about varying tarantula diets. Ive heard some people will catch wild insects to feed to their t's as a means of increasing diet variety. Is this a good idea? My T's live off a staple of dubias, with crickets and mealworms sprinkled in now and then. Should I be doing more to vary...
  19. D

    Difficulty with Mealworms

    i have been trying to feed my T using mealworms, but the moment i drop my mealworm into the enclosure it just digs down under the substrate and dissapears. Is there anything i could do to stop this?
  20. Laurebai

    G. Pulchra Pre-molt or just living her best life?

    Hello all, relatively new to the hobby, got my first T about 18 months ago, but first time sling owner. I've got an adult striped-knee, and previously had a pink-toe who, unfortunately was lost to a molting accident, so I tend to get nervous around molts, especially any of my babies first one...
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