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Labor Day Birthday Girl

Labor Day used to mean two things to me. My birthday and the dreaded end of summer sunshine. Now that I live just a hair north of old Mexico, the end of summer means monsoon season’s stormy heat and humidity are winding down. 328 more words

Quail Creek

Hapalopus sp. Columbia - The "Pumpkin Patch"

A gorgeous little dwarf tarantula with plenty of attitude!

I was first introduced to this amazing little species by a Viper69, a member of the Arachnoboards forum. 612 more words

Animals

An Insectophobiasts Worst Nightmare.. and Other Tales of Horror

 Hellllloooooo Liiiitttlleeeee Ooonneeessss!!!!  *Imagine a British Accent*

(This is what I say to the little baby birds in the nest outside my door every morning (or any time I walk by them, actually). 1,546 more words

M. balfouri Feeding Video

Look who stepped out for a bite!

Of all the species I currently keep, my little M. balfouri juveniles have been some of the more quirky and reclusive. 188 more words

Tarantulas

Phlogius crassipes (Australian Barking Spider)

 A tarantula from down under!

Anyone who grew up watching Steve Irwin, AKA ‘The Crocodile Hunter”, knows that Australia is home to some of the most stunning and awe-inspiring wildlife on the planet. 834 more words

Animals

It came! My Therophosa stirmi (Burgundy Goliath Birdeater)

Just one word…WOW.

After years of admiring this amazing species, and months experimenting and building up to the care requirements that would be necessary to keep this beast, my latest acquisition arrived. 278 more words

Animals

Dino Roar! Lenox is Four! - Birthday Party Photography

Lenox has the most amazing mom! She put on the best Dinosaur party ever for his fourth birthday! Bee spent countless hours working and creating so many terrific details that made this party over-the-top!! 80 more words

Children's Photography