Brazilian Black Tarantula Care

The grasslands of Brazil and Uruguay are home to the thick, hairy Brazilian black tarantula. Brazilian black tarantulas are gentle and pleasant spiders, making them simple to care for. They make wonderful pets for folks who want to handle their spiders because they don’t exhibit aggression or animosity. What are black tarantulas? The grasslands are … Read more

Do Spiders Eat Crickets? (Spider Diet)

Did you know that spiders are found everywhere except Antarctica? Yes, and they belong to a class known as arachnids. Spiders have two conspicuous parts, the cephalothorax, and the abdomen. They have their mouths well structured to help them grasp and conquer their prey.  Yes, spiders eat crickets and other insects such as grasshoppers, flies … Read more

Aphonopelma seemanni Care Guide

Alphonopelma Seemanni is also referred to as the zebra knee tarantula, a name tied to its physical appearance. This tarantula is black-bodied with small reddish hairs on the edges and white stripes on its legs. Interestingly, the females can live for almost twenty years while the males only manage to go for seven years. Also, … Read more