Tarantula bits #5

This 'bits' is going to focus on the Pterinochilus murinus (OBT) as one of the most interesting and easy to care for Tarantulas in the hobby. After watching and re-reading Tom's Big Spiders article on the "best beginner tarantulas", I teased him a bit with a few of the more "advanced" species that sometimes end…

Tarantula bits #4

Sometimes there is no rhyme nor reason to a tarantula sling dying. I lost my┬áTapinauchenius violaceus the other day. It was eating well, kept in a good enclosure and seemed to be thriving. However...it molted. The next day it high dived off of the cork bark onto the floor of its home and this is…