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  1. Whitelightning777 attached a file to the thread Goliath Bird Eater Handling.

    Pics of the spider would be most helpful. The expo guys use a dirty trick to handle. They simply cool down the tarantula to 50 or 60...

    T stirmi bite 2.jpg Jun 24, 2019 at 1:59 AM
  2. spodermin replied to the thread Not a shampain video..

    There is more to come let me just put it that way, stay tuned Also cop gloves, the problem is that it can just walk across them and...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 1:58 AM
  3. Whitelightning777 attached a file to the thread Not a shampain video..

    You can use needle or razor blade resistant gloves like the ones that cops or mechanics use. [ATTACH] Here's a nice transfer of my...

    Won't get fooled again 3.jpg Jun 24, 2019 at 1:35 AM
  4. Whitelightning777 replied to the thread Not a shampain video..

    That is the video link that I posted. He didn't do that TWICE did he???

    Jun 24, 2019 at 1:32 AM
  5. Whitelightning777 liked spodermin's post in the thread Not a shampain video..

    I'm going to post my shampain video soon for everyones viewing pleasure And this made me LOL because of how much precaution you took...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 1:30 AM
  6. Tabitha liked Tortoise Tom's post in the thread Goliath Bird Eater Handling.

    I call BS. No one would ask this about this species. And no, you did not read anywhere that you should be handling this species. Sorry....

    Jun 24, 2019 at 1:07 AM
  7. Tabitha liked Arachnoclown's post in the thread Goliath Bird Eater Handling.

    If you like nasty rashes all over your body then sure. Not to mention the extreme pain of a fang over 1" . Go for it!!!!:D Seriously...

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  8. spodermin replied to the thread Goliath Bird Eater Handling.

    Welcome to the hobby! Don't hold that fucking spider! Expo guys are ridiculous. Show us pics of the setup. We will help you with...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:16 AM
  9. spodermin liked Whitelightning777's post in the thread Goliath Bird Eater Handling.

    Even if your T stirmi or T blondi was highly tolerant of handling, (They aren't!!) it would be a miserable experience for anyone who...

    Mindy moonlighting 1.jpg Jun 24, 2019 at 12:13 AM
  10. spodermin liked MassExodus's post in the thread Goliath Bird Eater Handling.

    You wont be killed, most likely wont even be injured. Or even bitten. I've watched field guys pick these up in the wild many times on...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:12 AM
  11. spodermin liked Arachnoclown's post in the thread Goliath Bird Eater Handling.

    Thing is for every video you see of someone actually handling one...theres 1000s of videos of failures that didnt post. ;)[ATTACH]

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  12. spodermin liked Taraspatula's post in the thread Goliath Bird Eater Handling.

    Like everyone else above me I wouldn't suggest you handle them but I have seen some being handled 90% with gloves. So if you must show...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:11 AM
  13. spodermin liked Kaden Alexander's post in the thread Goliath Bird Eater Handling.

    Why would you even ask about THIS species wtf!? Inch long fangs and horrible urticaring hairs yeah good luck buddy!

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:10 AM
  14. spodermin liked T-Baby's post in the thread Goliath Bird Eater Handling.

    Simple way to solve the ‘not wanting to mess it up part’ is to not handle any Tarantula. They get no benefit out of being handled, it...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:10 AM
  15. spodermin liked Tortoise Tom's post in the thread Goliath Bird Eater Handling.

    I call BS. No one would ask this about this species. And no, you did not read anywhere that you should be handling this species. Sorry....

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:10 AM
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