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Old 07-04-2009, 01:15 PM
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Could people post pictures of their green bottle blue tarantula setups please? Or anything with a similar setup. I need ideas.

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Old 07-04-2009, 01:47 PM
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These are webbers, big webbers so whatever you put in will likely get covered in webbing. So, its a good idea to provide an enclosure that encourages that at various heights.
If its a sling or small juve put it in a tub with some broken sticks, some coir and perhaps a little sphagnum moss. If its a large size then its worth having a large enclosure - I have one in a 30x30x30 Exo and another in a faunarium. Use peat or coir as a substrate, grab some branches off a tree (should be plenty of cut-offs from fruit trees) an place these on top of each other to create height, just make sure they're secure. The GBB will web over these creating a great tubular web enclosure.
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Here are some pics of my OHs GBB, Binky in its house.

When it first went in:
(if you look carefully at the top right of the lid you can see the legs poking out- its an adventurous wee thing!)




Been in for a few months, complete with hanging gardens lol





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Old 07-04-2009, 02:03 PM
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This is my large sling's enclosure. She's been in there a couple of months and has done all this. She has a twisted piece of bogwood to attach her web to.





My juvie male is in a glass storage jar with some stacked-up bits of cork bark, but I need to get him something a bit bigger.
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