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  1. What breed is this

    What breed is this

    I found this one online and i want to know what breed it is
  2. J

    I suspect my GBB has been infested with mold. PLEASE HELP

    My year and a half or so old Chromatopelma cyaneopubescens has been doing quite fine for awhile but 3 or 4 days ago I found mold in it's enclosure. I made a stupid decision by putting small wooden statues in the new home I gave it 2 months ago. The mold appeared on both small statues. I...
  3. fido the spido

    How old is my tarantula?

    I recently got my first tarantula in April this year at an expo and completely forgot to ask the vendor how old it was. My t is a Curly hair, Brachypelma Albopilosum (Idk if it’s Nicaragua or Honduran if that matters) and it’s about 2 inches from end to end. It hasn’t molted either and I think...
  4. 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...
  5. D

    Havent moved

    my brachypelma hamorri hasnt moved the whole day and looks like its not in a good condition(im not sure tho). It molted last friday and i havent given it anything to eat till now. Should i give it something to eat today( its only been 5 days). Is it fine or should i do something??
  6. D

    Need help pleaae

    i just got this tarantula today. I dont know the age or sex of the tarantula. How do i know how old it must be and is it close to molting?. The whole day it has been in a corner where it made web structures. Thanks
  7. Sycohearted

    My worst nightmare: Tarantula Gifted to me

    Hi everyone, I am brand new to the T-Community but I have been researching on and off for about 5+ years, And today I was thrusted into the community and...I'm a bit frustrated and stressed by it. I am a person who spends years researching and collecting supplies for an animal before getting it...
  8. T

    Oh man... too many baby crickets!

    Hey guys, the new owner who got a cobalt blue a few months ago. Well everything's been going fine, abdomen has bulked out, nice burrow made and regurly drinks etc. However this is the new issue.... I obviously without realising it put a gravid cricket in her tank.... it hid. I thought she got...
  9. G

    Brachypelma Albopilosum Not Eating

    Hello everyone! I’m new to the forum so please leave any comments if I am doing anything wrong. I purchased a Curly hair Tarantula sling around the beginning of January, I have fed her twice since then with two Blatta Lateralis (Turk Roaches), she ate perfectly both times, after that she...
  10. DarthLray000

    Need help Identifying Avicularia’s!

    Hey everyone! New member here! Thought the fourums could give me some insight on questions I might have being a new tarantula keeper. My first tarantula I bought from a pet store () was a Avicularia avicularia, pink toe. So the tag said. That was 8 months ago. Today I was in the pet store again...
  11. S

    Help My Tarantulas acting wierd

    Hey guys im Spider.Mommy im still new to owning a T and I feel very anxious about my lil spidy! She is a Grammastola Rosea and ive had her since she was a lil 1cm big baby. She used to feed very well and she grew quickly! The molts were fine and after I brought one to the petshop where I bought...
  12. Cavity

    Molted but hasn't come out if webbing?

    Hi, im still fairly new with tarantulas and this is my first molting experience and im a little worried my t isnt okay. My pink toe started her webbing sept. 12 and completely shedded her old exoskeloton Nov. 3 but still hasnt come out of her cocoon... is this okay? She's been in her web...
  13. Quinn

    HELP?! I dropped her.

    So I literally just got a Tucson Blonde Tarantula yesterday. I was told she's about 10 years old, and I would say she's around 3-3'1/2 inches. I had her out on my hand when I was switching her to her new tank and she ran off my hand. She fell about 6-12inches I think. And she landed with her...
  14. Tara Hamrick

    Should I be worried?

    I have a 6 year old Chilean Rose Hair named Elise. I'm a textbook overthinker so I may be worried for nothing but I'd like another opinion. She has recently stopped eating, has spread a thick layer of web along the entire surface area of the substrate in her enclosure, and has been picking up...
  15. Terrariumerrific

    Heating help for Wisconsin owner?

    Hello all, last week I acquired my first tarantula, an avicularia avicularia, about an inch and a half long from the front to the back toes. I've read a few comments here today about how heating lamps and moist substrates are not best for the genus. My worry is that I essentially live in the...
  16. Zarshenyu

    Help! Weird Standing Position After Eating Cricket

    Hello Everyone. After one week my Tarantula didn't eat anything, this is the first time he ate cricket. 2 days ago, i gave him cricket. The cricket didn't move or walk inside the enclosure and my T didn't touch the cricket so yesterday morning i took out the cricket and put it back to his jar...
  17. Cavity

    Is my Avic in Premolt?

    Im fairly new to owning a T, approximately 2-3months since I first got her. Shes started to enclose herself in a web and im wondering if shes building a "cocoon" to molt in, there's no opening in her webbing from what I can see. What do you guys think?
  18. 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...
  19. N

    Pinktoe Tarantula Enclosure Advice Needed.

    So I just got a pinktoe tarantula, and I've heard that the fact sheets online can't be trusted. I know it's arboreal, and I've got a good cage, but I'm not quite sure how hot or humid it should be in there. I've just been spraying anyway. Any advice? Thanks!
  20. W

    Can I see some h. incei gold Enclosures?

    Hi there, Getting a couple h. incei golds soon and wanted to get some advice on enclosures and see what you guys have.. Please and Thanks
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