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Is the Mexican red rump tarantula poisonous?

Mexican red rump tarantulas are indeed venomous in nature, however, the amount of venom in their bite is not enough to deal major harm to humans unless they are allergic to them. This venom is essential in order for tarantulas to hunt and stun their prey which they do with their bite.

Can you handle Mexican red rump tarantulas?

Though they are docile, they have a strong feeding response when they detect movement in their enclosure so I do not try to handle this T. Normally they are very slow moving but can move very fast in short bursts and mine are prone to mood swings.

Are Mexican red knee tarantulas aggressive?

The Mexican redknee tarantula is generally docile, easy to handle and harmless to humans. It will only bite if threatened, but its venom is not fatal. Its bite is equivalent to a bee sting.

Do pet tarantulas recognize their owners?

A Tarantula Never Remembers

Though some may develop unique behavior patterns that approach the definition of “personalities,” they do not learn to recognize their keepers or alter their behavior based on who is holding them.

Do tarantulas like being stroked?

Tarantulas like being stroked if they have been trained from the time they were young and have been with you for years. Calm varieties will not feel alarmed as much as other types. Stroke your tarantula gently and see if he likes it. Most creatures do and your tarantula is no exception.

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