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    Is my T dying?

    He/she molted like a week ago, and now its on its back again. I'm scared it might be dying. It might be because we changed up the enclosure earlier today cause a superworm decided to burrow in the T's enclosure. Im pretty new to tarantula keeping too so i'm really scared.
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    G.pulchra molt

    Hey everyone, I can't make out anything on this molt. I am thinking male but also still too small to tell. This is a 1.5 to 1.75 in pulchra. Tried looking under a microscope but still wasn't really sure if I could make out anything. Attached are bunch of different photos in different lighting to...
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    Stirmi sexing & age

    Hi everyone :) I would be grateful for some of your opinions on the sex of my stirmi and also approximate age. Im quite sure Lydia is a female but being a novice I’m just best guessing based on what others have posted here! I can provide more images if needed. Also if anyone is able to...
  4. glitchsixxle

    Strange Avicularia molting process...

    My A. purpurea has never been a webber in the slightest since i got it, I simply figured that it would start webbing once it finally needed to molt. (lol i was wrong) Anyway I found its shed skin clinging to the side of its leaning corkbark. Has anyone else ever heard of this? It appears ok I'm...
  5. Tarantulex

    T. albopilosum molt sexing

    Hi everyone, Today I get to sex my very first molt and I barely got it out intact! To be honest, I'm not quite sure if what I'm looking at is spermatheca or not. Any help would be greatly appreciated!
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    Almost Molted?

    Hey guys, so my 1in T is about to molt, showing all the signs. Today I went and took a look at him and I found him on his back in a classic molt position. However, when I went back to look again roughly 20 minutes later he was upright and walking around. Anyone have any clue what could have...
  7. GBB

    GBB

    Finally this one molted! Confirmed male showing off his new colors with those beautiful blues and greens!
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    Mexican Red Knee not feeding - did not shed fangs in recent molt

    My tarantula, Doris, shed her skin nearly a fortnight a go. After a week she normally eats many locusts for a few weeks to catch up on missed food. It has been unusual for her not to eat anything this last week and after reading a post about fangs I've just had close look and her old skin...
  9. 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...
  10. ItsJustDan

    Pre-molt? Or Currently Molting ( Help)

    Hello! I have a Pinktoe Avic and I'm really hoping nothing's wrong with her. Shes been spending alot of time on the ground lately even though shes always on top of the enclosure. She never webs just chills on top But these last few weeks shes been on the ground not eating/barely moving. At night...
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    Moly or dying? Please help

    I was wondering if anybody could give me some useful or just reassuring information on my tarantula. First one I e ever owned and I’m afraid she is dead. She been like this for anywhere from 5-12 hours maybe more just for sure tho.
  12. Brachypelma albopilosum

    My gbb won't come out of its burrow.

    I have this gbb for about 3 months now, and it won't come out of that dumbass skull i bought her. She looks like in premolt and she doesn't eat anymore, but it's been 3 months now. Shouldn't she have molted already?
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    Still kind of shy after the molt. Thinking of feeding on Wednesday (it's fangs look black, but i want to make sure they are hard enough).
  14. Her molts

    Her molts

    The molts of my acanthoscurria geniculata. I wanted to display them but when i tried to get one out the leg broke so im not touching them anymore. I like how big the difference is between them.
  15. Freshly molted acanthoscurria geniculata.

    Freshly molted acanthoscurria geniculata.

    My fresly molted acanthoscurria geniculata being a true hotty. As a reward i gave her a superworm. (the superworm is not in this photo as she ran into her burrow after giving her the worm.)
  16. NukaMedia Exotics

    Phormictopus auratus molt time-lapse

    Little time lapse video of my juvenile female P. auratus molting.
  17. mrsoul1974

    Hello! New to the message board...

    Hello everyone! I'm new to the board. I have a GBB tarantula. I got it from Fear Not Tarantulas.com a little over a month ago, and it just molted last week! It's about 1.5" now. This if my first T in quite some time. I had a Pink-Toed about 20+ years ago, and I had a Carolina Wolf spider...
  18. GBB Molt...

    GBB Molt...

    My GBB that I've had since 5/9/19 molted on 6/11/19. It's getting bigger!!
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    Brachypelma

    it molted yesterday and i opened up the molt and took a photo of it. Leg span is around 8cm and body length is 5cm. Is it a male of female? Please help Thanks
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    Brachypelma is upside down(please help)

    my tarantula was fine 3 hours ago and i came to check on it now and saw it upside down. I wanted to know if it was molting or if something else happened. The humidity inside was really high. Im worried could someone explain what’s happening. Its leg span is around 7.5 cm and its body length is...
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