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Should I be worried?

Discussion in 'Avicularia' started by Floodmeister, Jan 16, 2018.

  1. Floodmeister

    Floodmeister New Member

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    So I fed my Avic a mealworm around 2-3 days ago, which it finished eating by the time I got home the next day, I haven't noticed anything wrong the past few days. But when I got home I saw it like this, and my first thought is molting, but 5 mins later it moved to a different position and looked perfectly normal. I looked for any issues such as mites underneath near the mouth and joints and didn't see any issues. Any ideas?

    Here is the first picture I took.
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    Here I tried to get a bit closer.
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    And here is 5 mins later.
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    Arachnoclown Well-Known Member

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    My Avics are constantly in weird positions...its a avic thing. She'll lay down a molting hammock/web blanket when she's ready to molt. She looks healthy.
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    Floodmeister New Member

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    Thanks. That makes me feel a lot better. Honestly I was getting a little excited about a possible molt. My G pulchripes molted Sunday night and my GBB on Monday night. Thought I might be getting a third but was concerned since it didn't show any signs of pre-molt.
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