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Close Call

Discussion in 'Tarantula Bite Reports' started by Kaden Alexander, Aug 15, 2019.

  1. Kaden Alexander

    Kaden Alexander Well-Known Member

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    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.
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    ilovebrachys Well-Known Member

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    you were lucky!:eek: but I'm sure you wont be trying that again anytime soon:D
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    Kaden Alexander Well-Known Member

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    I will definitely be more careful in the future!
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    :D...I bet you use them all the time now...LOL
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    mrsoul1974 Well-Known Member

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    Yikes! It's always the one time you don't... Right? Glad you're ok. Keep them tongs handy!
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