Originally Posted by pymn nice but dim
are you sure you want exotic then if you had trouble before
(not saying you did but if you get bored maybe something less demanding?)
The tarantula was given away to a tattooist (he's taking care of it well) because we couldn't always get to a petstore to buy crickets because of transportation issues.
Edit: To clarify, I didn't mean brine shrimp are colony animals. I meant they live in groups. When I think of 'colony' I think of something organized like ants or bees.