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mark - 2006-09-05
i have had my baby baboon for about a 5 days so far. he stay's in his burrow he constructed overnight. he is always making it bigger and changing it. he left an opening were i can see him during the day. he piles up cricket legs and roach nymph shells outside his lair of death. i have never seen him outside his burrow and i have not seen any molted exoskeleton, but he seems bigger looking already. he was an inch when i got him. cannot hardly wait till he is 5 inches plus.

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Juan - 2006-09-02
I got my spider 6 months ago. I've seen her molt, have funny moments with her prey,(crickets and mealworms) and I've even seen her rip her webs off the floor like a carpet and add bew ones. they are VERY interesting and I don't know why people call them "pet rocks".

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Karina and Steven - 2006-08-20
My little brother, 12 years old, got his turantula about 2 weeks ago. It's pretty creepy. But it's calm and just about to molt. I held it for the 1st time today (i'm still a little shaky lol). And my brother picks it up ever once in a while. It gets a lot of attention. I would recommend the rosehaired Turantula as a pet if someone wanted something creepy!

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Angie - 2006-08-14
hi i bought a rosehaired spider a week ago. shes lovely and nice to handle and watch. its my 1st time, i bought a spider for myself as i think there nice and i would recommend a rosehaired one to anyone just starting off with one. thanks angie

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D.I.Allison - 2006-07-27
I once owned two of the Starburst Baboons. One was very aggressive and would come after anything that moved in his tank, and the female was aggressive and would display even if the tank was misted. They were stunning creatures.

I used to keep many different species of tarantulas and found these to be the most beautiful with the possible exception of a pink-toe that had teal hairs.

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Christian Vuceta - 2006-07-07
I have recently purchased a rose haired tarantula and I am considering getting a pink toed next. Exotic animals are far more interesting than the typical domesticated pet. Thus far, my research has confirmed my commitment to make the pink toed my next purchase. The idea of a vertical terrarium sounds facinating. I would like to put two or three in one terrarium. I can't wait. Thanks for the great info.

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Jason - 2006-07-04
Like your web site. Me and my wife got one 5 days ago and I really love my spider. My wife is really scared of spiders but she holds this one. my spider is very calm. I got a female and she is just very calm and she never tries to bite and i'm really glad i got her.

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Rye - 2006-06-07
Nice sight, lots of good info. Bought my T the other day and love him, while I was worried about the venom and hairs I got over it quickly.

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yan liktor - 2006-06-06
i picked up a tiny 4 month old rose hair the other day, and she is beautiful! she is very quick moving, and she loves to jump around her tank, something i thought was quite weird for a rose hair lol. i haven't held her yet as she is still too small, but i hope to do so soon. rose hairs are an ideal beginners spider, and a hardy species that i would recommend to anyone.

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Jonathon - 2006-05-29
Oklahoma Brown Tarantula - i never owned one of those but if any one knows any thing about them.... and can help me out.... i went camping in fort worth texas.... in just a sleeping bag on the ground.... woke up and that huge ass spider was on top of me..... so i killed it and brought it home.... well i have a bite on my leg.... and think it might be the reason..... ummm its a little white bite with a red circle around that... and then a big pink circle around the little red circle its like the size of a half dollar

some one help b4 i go aputate my leG

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