As we all know moulting is a very stressful and potentially critical time for an Invertebrate.
I've been fortunate, all of my animals have had no issues whatsoever BUT if one was to struggle to flip/be half way out of a moult etc etc.
What should a responsible keeper do and at what point?
It's fallen during a moult. Laying on the floor all bent up. It's a shame as it's a female and she's bright green! Was looking forward to her turning adult.
However, it is still alive and somehow managed to free itself from the moult. I carefully picked it up and hung it upside down where it's...
JUST GOT IN FROM WORK (STUPID BACKSHIFT) TO DISCOVER MY FIRST T. A G.rosea LAYING IN HER BACK. I KNOW THAT SHE IS MOULTING, HOWEVER AFTER READING "THE TARANTULA KEEPERS GUIDE" AND THE BIT ON MOULTING I AM CRAPPING MY SELF:gasp:
SHE IS MY FIRST T. AND IVE ONLY HAD HER A COUPLE OF MONTHS AND I...
My avicularia sp "kwitara" has not eaten for two months and has a really small abdomen and she is currently trying to moult do you think this will be a good out come for her. I can't get pics she is instead a web tomb and i don't wanna disturb her. Should i get a icu ready or not?