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My tarantula Brachypelma Emilia hasn't eat for 6 weeks

Discussion in 'Tarantula Feeding and Feeder Insects' started by serbp, Dec 3, 2016.

  1. serbp

    serbp New Member

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    Hi!
    After my tarantula has molted and apear tibial spurs I have problem feeding him. After he molted he ate but now for more then 6 weeks from late october he stops eating. Should I be worried???
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    MassExodus Well-Known Member 1,000+ Post Club

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    No, mature males will fast, all they want is a female to mate with. You have roughly a year or so to find one, then he will pass on. Good luck!
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    Entity Well-Known Member 1,000+ Post Club

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    Yeah unfortunately that's just part of keeping tarantulas...fact of male life.
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