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    We have had our most mild winter in over 50...

    We have had our most mild winter in over 50 years. Due to many personal issues, I was unable to overwinter mine properly. Despite being kept in a pole barn, only heated to 40 F. at thermostat height,...
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    Don't give bottled water. Use only rain,...

    Don't give bottled water. Use only rain, distilled, or RO water. Bottled water often has MORE minerals than tap water.

    I didn't read the link, but if they recommend bottled, please do a lot more...
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    I try to cool mine until they become inactive....

    I try to cool mine until they become inactive. Shake out what you need, and use before they warm up. If not I shake them into a 32 oz. deli. I keep shaking that so they do not climb out. dump what is...
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    Your tarantulas should be fine at room temp. If...

    Your tarantulas should be fine at room temp. If you are comfortable, they should be too. If I was going to add supplemental heat to this unit, I would place a strip of Flexwatt on the back wall, and...
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    Sticky: Nice looking work! For anyone interested there...

    Nice looking work!

    For anyone interested there are instructional videos at TAP Plastics:
    http://www.tapplastics.com/info/video.php

    About half way down gets into the acrylic stuff. You will...
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  8. Thread: Near Ohio

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    Where in Ohio, and what are you looking for? ...

    Where in Ohio, and what are you looking for? Lots of people do ship, it just adds to the cost.
  9. Thread: Fruit flies

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    I'm thinking maybe fungus gnats. Either way, more...

    I'm thinking maybe fungus gnats. Either way, more of an annoyance than anything. I use fly paper and/or put sticky traps near the plants. A few weeks and my problems are gone.
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    Only two B. jacksoni left. Trades welcome, and...

    Only two B. jacksoni left.

    Trades welcome, and discounts on orders of two or more.
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    Take 300, 30 adult pairs and 240 mixed nymphs,...

    Take 300, 30 adult pairs and 240 mixed nymphs, for $60.00 shipped.
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    Blaptica dubia Roaches

    100 B. dubia for $30.00 shipped. (Some restrictions apply)
    Will include 10 adult pairs, and 80 mixed nymphs. Extra smalls are never counted, and I give a generous overcount, and LAG on all...
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    Scorpions, Tarantulas, and Crested Geckos

    Centruroides guanensis, 2i babies, $12.00 each
    Babycurus jacksoni, 2i babies, $15.00 each
    Nhandu chromatus, 1 1/2" plus, $20.00 each
    Brachypelma albopilosum about 1/2" $8.00 each
    Crested...
  14. Thread: Box Turtle

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    I like tall sides. At least twice as high as they...

    I like tall sides. At least twice as high as they can reach. Mine now have anly about 12" of landcape timbers, with a 5" overhang from the hemlock on top. I would advise that regardless of height...
  15. Thread: Box Turtle

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    At my last place we had a 4x8, maybe smaller,...

    At my last place we had a 4x8, maybe smaller, outdoor pen. Landscape timbers with rough cut hemlock on the top for an overhang. I went a few inches into the ground, and had wire mesh stapled to the...
  16. Thread: Box Turtle

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    Here are the pics. It is a bit less maintained...

    Here are the pics. It is a bit less maintained this year. The small waterfall has not been installed for the pond, and a bunch of extra shrubs are being stored there for now. Actually it is probably...
  17. Thread: Box Turtle

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    I wil try to get some photos. My outdoor setup is...

    I wil try to get some photos. My outdoor setup is a 16' x 16' pen. I have a small pond for a red eared slider in the middle. It is more natural than most. Ferns and native plants growing everywhere....
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    I am better with natural ponds. At my parents...

    I am better with natural ponds. At my parents there are three. I have kept smaller tubs with goldfish, and a few others, and a small turtle pond as well.
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    I have never seen any turn into flies. We get...

    I have never seen any turn into flies. We get larvae like that all the time, and they are dermestid beetle larvae. I started a small colony from a cricket bin. They are used to scavange the dead ones.
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    That is a humboldt squid, right? I have wanted to...

    That is a humboldt squid, right? I have wanted to go after those one day.
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    Sticky: J!m, you need to host your own show. "T Room...

    J!m, you need to host your own show. "T Room Makeover" is a perfect title. I got your first project ready. Convert my cluster hump of an animal room into a masterpiece like yours. I really don't...
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    I feed weekly. Anybody who seems to need more,...

    I feed weekly. Anybody who seems to need more, gets another feeding during the week. Slings every two- three days.
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    Looks great. As far as mold, all you can do is...

    Looks great. As far as mold, all you can do is ride it out and see what happens. Actually, is the background material something that would hold up to some temp.? You could try baking the whole thing...
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    Sticky: I think the once a week feeding many use is more...

    I think the once a week feeding many use is more out of convenience. People often like to have a set schedule so it is easy to remember. I prefer to feed everybody one night, and the slings, or any...
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    Sticky: I feed the larger ones once per week. Small...

    I feed the larger ones once per week. Small slings are fed every 2-3 days.
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