Tuesday, October 5, 2010

G Rosea

The G Rosea (Grammostola Rosea) is the perfect starter T. It is generally docile and very calm. The G Rosea is what you find in most pet shops and is probably the most common T to own. These T's are very easy to handle and I would recommend one to anyone who is looking into collecting T's. They are also very easy to care for with only a few crickets per week. These T's have a very long life span and grow about 5" in about 4-5 years. These T's dont bite often rather they flick their hairs at you when scared which can cause mild skin irritation.

75 comments:

  1. post this type of stuff more!

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  2. So furry I just want to pet him!, not really I can't stand most arachnids lol

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  3. Aw! He's so very fuzzy! Too bad the fuzz is an irritant.

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  4. this spider looks so cute! I just want to pet it and eats it up!

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  5. pet it and eats it up!? i'm running away

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  6. Thats so cool. So if I were this spider, and you annoyed me. I would not punch you or slap you. Id throw my hair at your ass.

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  7. Are these found in Arizona? When I lived there we had a ton of tarantulas and they were known for shooting the hairs at people.

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  8. @Ryan i dunno if u will find them in Arizona but i know that most tarantulas from the new world can shoot hairs so it could be any type really

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  9. good follow up post to yesterday's

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  10. This one looks perfect, I mean, it is really docile and also looks cool and cute...it's like nature made it for that xD

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  12. ugh.. i can't stand spiders.. i think i might have arachnaphobia :| nevertheless, i won't get rid of it unless i face my own fears! :) keep 'em coming!

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  13. I have a paralyzing fear of spiders in person, but they really are beautiful creatures.

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  14. My sister had one of these. Creeped me out. Talk to you soon

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  15. My sister had one of these. Creeped me out. Talk to you soon

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  16. Hahahaha, so furry

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  17. Never really wanted to keep a tarantula but now i'm considering it. Good post

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  18. wow beatiful animal
    but i prefer the dogs jeje

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  19. I would love to throw some small animals in there with it, and see what happens. lol.

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  20. reminds me of halloween.. can't wait for it.

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  21. OH GOD OH GOD OH GOD.. HAIRY D:... D:

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  22. omg i love this kind of spiders because of their annoying defense sistem

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  23. What would you guys do if you woke up to one of these crawling up your chest? I'm fine with small spiders but these mofo's might just give me a heart attack

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  24. One of my old friends used to have a Tarantula named Ludo, he was a 'Rose' Tarantula, very friendly.

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  25. Can they hurt you? I mean can they like bite you and poison you or will it just hurt a lot?

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  26. I liked your perspective in this one... I'm going to have to agree with you

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  27. I happen to fucking love arachnids <3

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  28. GROSS!!!!!

    Its hairy..that makes it worse. lol

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  29. how come this one has so much longer hair than the other ones?

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  31. Those things are hairy... OMG!
    These beasts remind me of Zergs in StarCraft.

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  32. *Is now paranoid about spiders around me*

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  33. Been getting loads of massive house spiders in my room lately, btw i'm from the UK and they look like the on in the pic!

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  34. We sell a lot of these at my job. Im surprised that so many people come in to buy them, I never would personaly!

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  35. got me interested about owning one xD

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  36. you've got some good insight in this post :)

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  37. Aww it looks cute :D I am both finding it cute and fearsome oO

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  38. so furry. i didn't knew spider can have so many hairs

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  39. what do you have to feed those things lol

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  40. although i would like one of these as a pet

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  41. Is it weird that I think that thing is adorable?

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  42. again with teh scary freaking, eye painful because of shedding terrifying arachnids.

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  43. Looks like a beauty! My boss used to keep one where we worked. We used to take it out all the time and just let it crawl all over us.

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  44. I don't like spiders in general, but for some reason tarantulas are the exception. Maybe their fuzziness endears themselves to me.

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  45. i hate spiders! they scare the shit out of me

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