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  1. Oredhel

    G Pulchripes question

    Hello everyone! My G Pulchripes recently passed due to a bad molt. She borrowed herself (she was a big sling, almost juvenile) and when nothing happened after a month i decided to open the borrow to see if everything was ok and i found her with all her legs stuck in the molt. I tried to release...
  2. Z

    Worried about my shaky trembling G. Pulchripes

    My beautiful Grammostola Pulchripes is trembling and shaky for the last few month. She refuses to eat for quite a while now and feels like she's getting weaker, so I'm getting worried. I kept her in the "ICU" containter with high humidity for a few days now cause I was hoping she might just be...
  3. Sorafromkh2

    Dubai roaches left in with T for a while?

    I’m very worried and lean to be more on the safe side when it comes to stuff like this but trying to get her to eat, six roaches ending up burrowing under the substrate two are pretty close to her and on the surface of the substrate but It’s hard to get them out since they are stuck to the web...
  4. remington

    Feeding a new sling

    Hello all, After months of deliberation, I have finally acquired my first tarantula. It’s a B hamorii that’s about a half inch, I would say. Its abdomen is bigger than I expected it would be, and now I’m squarely conflicted on whether to feed it or wait a week or two. I need some more seasoned...
  5. remington

    Fear Not Tarantulas Full Package

    I just made an account on this site so I apologize if this is not the correct decorum. I do not have any Ts of my own yet, but I have done a ton of research and am looking to get a G. pulchripes as my first one. I was checking out the "full package" from Fear Not Ts and I thought it looked very...
  6. Mugsy

    Advice on keeping P. Regalis communal

    I just bought 2x p.regalis slings and I need advice on how to care for them and how often do I feed them.
  7. Cavity

    Is this okay??

    Hey guys, I just got a new pink toe a couple days ago. I just noticed the T to be curling up one leg like a death curl but no other legs do this. When I lift the lid the T goes back into a normal stance. Is it just chilling like that or should I be worried? It hasn’t eaten yet but im guessing...
  8. Brachypelma albopilosum

    Gbb enclosure

    So I'm planning on buying a gbb, and I'm already making a enclosure. So I'm looking for some information about the gbb and especially the enclosure. I want to know exactly everything it needs, think of depth of substrate, does it need a burrow. I've read it needs bone dry substrate, but still 60...
  9. Brachypelma albopilosum

    Good webber

    I'm planning on buying another tarantula and I'd like it to be a good webber. I want to see gorgeous web structures. What type of tarantula do you guys think that will fit in my "needs".
  10. mrsoul1974

    Hello! New to the message board...

    Hello everyone! I'm new to the board. I have a GBB tarantula. I got it from Fear Not Tarantulas.com a little over a month ago, and it just molted last week! It's about 1.5" now. This if my first T in quite some time. I had a Pink-Toed about 20+ years ago, and I had a Carolina Wolf spider...
  11. T

    Rehousing tips?

    Hey guys, after a gravid cricket decided to lay her eggs everywhere my dear old Ts substrate is full wih tiny pinhead crickets. There is a lot... I've tried the water dish to drown, all sorts but I bought a new terrarium last night as dear old thing is not happy at all. So after decideding that...
  12. Cavity

    My first pink toe and I have a few questions

    I got my first tarantula, a pink toe, last month and wanted to know if I was doing okay and if theres anything I could improve on. Q:She/he is around 2in in size right now. Can anyone guess how old it would be? Q: How many crickets should I give it and should it be weekly? Currently im giving...