I found this fuzzy little guy on the trail that follows the rim of the Rio Grande River Gorge near Taos, New Mexico. It was early morning, the sun had just popped up above the peaks of the Sangre De Cristo mountains. 105 more words
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In the first 12 summers living in Arizona, I may have seen a dozen or so tarantulas. For one reason or another my neighborhood has become an epicenter for them and I have come across no less than 50 this summer while walking after dark – I stopped counting. 157 more words
This would have been a “tarantula bits” post, except I liked the title, so hey.
Last night my Brachypelma smithi, a purchase from a local Petco, molted, and… 1,737 more words