Tags » Tarantulas

DISTINCTION: What is a Tarantula?

You may have heard the term “Tarantula”, I will explain it for you.

You could of heard “Tarantula”or “T” in conversation with friends, family, passing in the street; maybe even in a commercial. 253 more words

Tarantulas: The Deadly Cargo Review

The animal based horror films continue as we get to see what the spiders can do this time around. I can confirm that they have the upper hand on the humans as expected. 1,268 more words


Variations in Wild-Caught Euathlus sp. Red Tarantulas

Variations in Wild-Caught Euathlus sp. Red Tarantulas

Earlier tonight, I stumbled across some old photos I’d taken. These photos were of several Euathlus sp. red (tarantulas) that I used to own. 388 more words

Dwarf Chilean Flame

Pterinopelma sazimai update

I noticed something happening out of the corner of my eye while editing Fridays video. Our Pterinopelma sazimai has now laid her first section of web in the bowl shape for eggsack construction. 61 more words


Tom's Big Spiders - The Podcast

After much debate, I’ve decided to start a weekly podcast about tarantulas and other arachnids. I had been asked about starting a podcast a few times over the years, and as I really didn’t know too much about them, I scoffed at the idea. 537 more words


Tarantulas: Combating Arachnophobia

We all know someone who suffers from an extreme fear of spiders, or arachnophobia. In fact, over 30% of the world’s population struggles with this dread. 673 more words


An idle mind

Trawling through those dark night dreams
Vague as fog
Waking from that snug as a bug night sleep
No sense could be made
Lieing there, contemplating cobwebs… 50 more words