If you had to choose what would young rather have the king baboon spider or burgundy Goliath?
I visited a pet store while out of town today and came across a P. scrofa tarantula. I read that these are dwarfs, not positive on this so wanted to ask
I didn't search this at all...I am sure there is plenty of venting on related issues so please excuse my rant.
I went to my local corporate
It is well accepted tarantula keeping practice to remove uneaten food from enclosures to avoid several problems.
Most serious - crickets,
Anyone else working with these guys?
I am trying again with these after poor success the last time I tried.
I find that heat lamps and invertebrates don't mix well since invertebrates can't thermoregulate in the same manner as the reptiles those bulbs are intended
it gets to about 18 degrees at night, and hits around 20 during the day, i think id only use the mat for night use to keep the temps up if it got way
You keep saying that the pics you posted weren't great, so why haven't you posted any better ones yet? Not that it would help you much. Even if you post
According to Rick West there has not been any DNA testing on baumgarteni. So therefore technically as Rick puts it we don't know if it is in fact a true
Very cool little spiders, I like fast arboreal and big bold ts but I received one of these as a freebee and it has secured a place in my collection forever..
If you could get the temp up to about 24 for a few hours during the day I don't think 20 at night will harm it and you could lose the heat mat