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realisticphish Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-12-10 01:54 PM
Response to Reply #33
34. if she gets a terrarium
she should look up scorpion-proofing, and do that with this. Not an animal you'd particularly want escaping
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  -Help! My niece found a black widow spider in some grapes. Darth_Kitten  Nov-11-10 03:19 PM   #0 
  - Put it in a... something (I always use dixie cups) and put it outside.  AlabamaLibrul   Nov-11-10 03:21 PM   #1 
  - In Canada? In November?  Darth_Kitten   Nov-11-10 03:23 PM   #4 
     - Exactly  Capn Sunshine   Nov-12-10 12:02 AM   #27 
  - call the zoo  grasswire   Nov-11-10 03:22 PM   #2 
  - I'm sure you can Google what they eat. Just don't let it out.  nolabear   Nov-11-10 03:22 PM   #3 
  - Southern Manitoba, so was in a shipment...  Darth_Kitten   Nov-11-10 03:25 PM   #5 
  - I'd kill it. Gah.  Brickbat   Nov-11-10 03:26 PM   #6 
  - No...I like how she is such a sweetheart...  Darth_Kitten   Nov-11-10 03:35 PM   #7 
     - I leave my spiders be too, but they're not about to bite me.  Brickbat   Nov-11-10 03:38 PM   #9 
  - Let her know, she would really rather be free.  siligut   Nov-11-10 03:37 PM   #8 
  - Don't think black widow spiders care for snow.  Darth_Kitten   Nov-11-10 03:38 PM   #10 
     - It snows in West Virginia (and gets pretty cold in the winter)  Lyric   Nov-11-10 06:30 PM   #18 
  - I understand being a softie about animals, but if an animal is a serious danger to you...  SteppingRazor   Nov-11-10 03:40 PM   #11 
  - It's in a jar....  Darth_Kitten   Nov-11-10 04:39 PM   #16 
  - They're not very aggressive, and fatality rate from bites is below 1%  struggle4progress   Nov-11-10 03:43 PM   #12 
  - But the damage rate from bites is HUGE  Capn Sunshine   Nov-12-10 12:03 AM   #28 
     - Are you confusing black widow with brown recluse?  struggle4progress   Nov-12-10 09:02 AM   #29 
  - Let it go outside.  foxfeet   Nov-11-10 03:50 PM   #13 
  - Black Widow Spider Bite  struggle4progress   Nov-11-10 03:53 PM   #14 
  - There are some species of black widow that live in Canada  NewJeffCT   Nov-11-10 03:53 PM   #15 
  - After reading someone's post on DU about looking in your back yard with a flashlight  marzipanni   Nov-11-10 06:00 PM   #17 
  - I got bit a few years back by a Brown Recluse Spider. It was horrible.  NNadir   Nov-11-10 06:44 PM   #19 
  - I also got bitten by a brown recluse  ncrainbowgrrl   Nov-11-10 11:44 PM   #25 
     - Hey! Long time no see!  struggle4progress   Nov-12-10 09:03 AM   #30 
        - Hey there!!  ncrainbowgrrl   Nov-12-10 09:53 AM   #31 
           - We should get the usual suspects together again some evening  struggle4progress   Nov-12-10 03:09 PM   #35 
  - PM mike_c because he's an entomologist  Gormy Cuss   Nov-11-10 07:14 PM   #20 
  - I recommend squishing the thing.  jmowreader   Nov-11-10 08:29 PM   #21 
  - Were the grapes imported from Chile?  FarLeftRage   Nov-11-10 08:38 PM   #22 
  - Put it in a little jar  quakerboy   Nov-11-10 09:11 PM   #23 
  - Don't release it.  Lasher   Nov-11-10 11:19 PM   #24 
  - I found a black widow on some pants that I had brought inside  Art_from_Ark   Nov-12-10 12:01 AM   #26 
  - If she really wants to keep it  realisticphish   Nov-12-10 12:07 PM   #32 
  - put it in a gallon jar or get a terrarium from the pet store  Kali   Nov-12-10 12:53 PM   #33 
     - if she gets a terrarium  realisticphish   Nov-12-10 01:54 PM   #34 
     - I'd thumbs-down this suggestion. It's in the category of pet grizzly, rattlesnake, piranha, and such  struggle4progress   Nov-12-10 03:21 PM   #36 

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