Category Archives: Tarantulas

Pink Toe Tarantula

Garrett’s pink-toe tarantula. It was smaller than a tic-tac two summers ago.

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Mexican red-knee Tarantula molt

I bought two of these this past summer for my second son, Garrett. They were the size of q-tips when we got them. I broke two of the legs off this one when we first got them because, small as … Continue reading

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Mexican Red-knee Tarantula eating a dubia roach tonight.

One of Garrett’s B.┬ásmithi. This is the one that lost its two front left legs the day I received it. You can see they are still smaller since it took a few molts for them to even show up again. … Continue reading

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One of Garrett’s Mexican Red-knee Tarantulas

I bought two of these for Garrett this past summer after he was totally fixated on Monster Bug Wars on the Science Channel. I am really scared of spiders (always have been) but I bought them anyway. They were the … Continue reading

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Garrett’s Tarantulas

I bought three baby Tarantulas last month for Garrett. From what I understand, since I am not into arachnids at all, baby spiders are called slings until they reach a certain size or have a certain number of molts. I … Continue reading

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