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On the Move

Male tarantula out looking for a reclusive female. Datil, New Mexico, USA.

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November Tarantulas

When we were hiking the last week of November, we were surprised to see five tarantulas.  Seeing the first one, I thought it must be dead – we have had several nights below freezing.  But it was alive – just waiting … Continue reading

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Black Beauty

After a weekend of gentle rain, the rocks and plants looked so bright with their layers of dust washed away.  And on our hike we were greeted by this guy – the first tarantula I’ve seen this year.  Time for … Continue reading

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