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    Curlyhair not looking good

    Good day guys ive discovered my curlyhair (7-8cm) in a death curl. its very unresponsive, and just moves slightly when i open the hide or try to move her. The temperature is correct and humidity is good. it dug a hole in the corner of the tank, but now just sits in a curled up position. last...
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    my GBB sling uncertainty

    WOWWW!!! speechless!!!! looks absolutely amazing!!!!!! i can only dream!
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    my GBB sling uncertainty

    Thanks Phil! glad you like it! cant wait to show you guys the end result! ill maybe do a video on the rehousing part with some pictures! its going to look fab!!!
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    my GBB sling uncertainty

    Thanks for the replies guys!!! i really appreciate it. im going to give him some height, and more webbing space. look at what i have bought for him on the picture below. some face plants, and a glass cage. going to rehouse him tonight. wish me luck. ill call him Misty.
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    my GBB sling uncertainty

    Thanks for the advice. will give him a larger enclosure and insert a fake plant. he molted 17 days ago.
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    GBB sling

    Green Bottle Blue
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    my GBB sling uncertainty

    Here is my GBB sling. about 2 cm now (legspan) VERY dry substrate. Feed it about 2 times a week. not so sure about the moisture and humidity. there are holes in the lid, so i let water drip down into the cage about once a week. this was my birthday present (what i wanted) so you guys need to...
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    GBB SLING CARE

    i gosh, sorry to hear mate! dont worry, everthing happens for a reason. that GBB sling that got sold by mistake was probably not meant for you! so hang on! im so chuffed about my GBB.... all other species i have is all mexican... so theres a lot of red leg and red knee, and flames in the names...
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    GBB SLING CARE

    Good day I have got a GBB Sling, and its 1cm. Extremely small! i got it yesterday as my birthday present. i always wanted a GBB! its in 'n plastic container, with some substrate the petshop had given. its got a lot of air holes. the substrate is quite dry with some humidity droplets on the...
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    Sling water dish

    i thought a water dish is not wise for a sling.... shouldn't you just mist the soil slightly? and against the wall of the cage?
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    If you fail, stand up and Try again. Never give up on Tarantulas!

    If you fail, stand up and Try again. Never give up on Tarantulas!
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    My second T is on its way! With pictures!

    I really cant wait!!!! should be about a week or so!!! i will keep it in his plastic container for a while to calm down after the trip from Pretoria. i dont want to rehouse it too soon... it must calm down, and get used to all the new faces looking at it! hahaha... don't want to stress it out...
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    My second T is on its way! With pictures!

    Hi guys After the death of my very first T, have i decided to get another T. Im not giving up on them. Yes, i failed my first Tarantula, but that doesnt mean i should give up! The Curlyhair died during molt, and there was nothing i could do to save it. I spoke to a friend of mine (also a hard...
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    Update on my first Tarantula Molting. its bad!

    thanks for all the messages guys! im not giving up on T's!
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    Update on my first Tarantula Molting. its bad!

    ill have its funeral tonight under the big tree at my house.... the same day Jonah Lomu passed away. weird... anyway... thanks for all the messages guys! i appreciate it!
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