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Close Call

Kaden Alexander

Well-Known Member
I didn’t actually get bit, but I nearly did. I was cleaning out my Skeleton tarantulas water dish, and stupidly didn’t use tongs to remove it. Instead I put fairly thin gloves on, and reached my hand in. And bam! She threat posed and struck the glove just a centimeter from my bare wrist. I used tongs to put the water dish back in.
 

ilovebrachys

Well-Known Member
I didn’t actually get bit, but I nearly did. I was cleaning out my Skeleton tarantulas water dish, and stupidly didn’t use tongs to remove it. Instead I put fairly thin gloves on, and reached my hand in. And bam! She threat posed and struck the glove just a centimeter from my bare wrist. I used tongs to put the water dish back in.
you were lucky!:eek: but I'm sure you wont be trying that again anytime soon:D
 
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