Gar’s Holy Grail Spider – Ornithoctoninae sp “Kalimantan”

I first came into contact with a possible relative to this species over nine years ago. They came in a large shipment from Borneo and were then labelled as Ornithoctoninae G. sp. "Orange Fringe". Sometimes as Haplopelma doriae but this was unconfirmed. My last experience with them was in 2013 when I got my hands on … Continue reading Gar’s Holy Grail Spider – Ornithoctoninae sp “Kalimantan”

BTS lectures are fast approaching

The annual British Tarantula Society lectures, held at the Aztec hotel in Bristol, are fast approaching and I am starting to get excited. The 10th of March can't come quick enough. If you have never been (or never knew it happened) I can honestly say that it is the best tarantula event of the year, … Continue reading BTS lectures are fast approaching

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. This is the first eggsack I've ever had from this species so I am quite excited (as you would imagine) I have … Continue reading Pterinopelma sazimai update

YouTube Update…

So for the last few months, I have been concentrating on the YouTube channel. It's been going OK so far, we are increasing our subscribers and getting some decent vid views for a small startup channel. Getting close to the 100 subs and 10,000 views that I aimed to get by the end of … Continue reading YouTube Update…