Got some new friends today (Arachnid warning)

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by gypsy2621, Oct 5, 2009.

  1. gypsy2621

    gypsy2621 Songster

    Jun 29, 2008
    New Hampshire
    Picked up 4 beautiful Juvenile Emperor Scorpions today,
    sorry the pictures are not as clear as I would have liked.

    Also picked up a new baby corn snake, Pet smart said they couldn't get it to eat, been trying for 2 weeks grrrr
    I brought it home and fed it 2 newborns , I didn't have any issue with it taking both.
    I will get a picture of it when she digests a little, I dont want to upset it right now.
    Its an Amelanastic,(sp) not sure if its a fire corn, you know how pet stores are about proper identifications



  2. Chicks_N_Horses

    Chicks_N_Horses Songster

    Mar 30, 2009
    South Alabama
    There is another member on here with those. I think she is lovemychickenkids or something like that. Hers had babies.

    I just can't do scorpions [​IMG] I mush 'em.
  3. gypsy2621

    gypsy2621 Songster

    Jun 29, 2008
    New Hampshire
    I dont do the ones that can make someone very ill. These will only make someone react if they are allergic to bee venom.
    I am alergic to bees so have to be very carefull handling these guys when they get a bit bigger.
    My Oldest Daughter found out I got them today and is already begging for one of the babys LOL.
  4. Kanchii

    Kanchii Songster

    Cool scorpions.

    If you post a pic of your corn snake showing clearly from the top and also a clear belly shot I can tell you if it's a fire or not. I doubt it though, bloodred amels (fires) are few and far between, especially at petsmarts [​IMG]
  5. farrier!

    farrier! Songster

    Feb 28, 2009
    Southern Illinois
    No one near that I know of has Arachnids for pets... [​IMG]
    So we are safe from ended up with any.
    We came very very close to bringing home a designer snake from the only chicken swap we went to. If my fish tanks had made the move we would have.
    Looking forward to the pictures of your new one.
  6. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

    Jul 24, 2009
    They look cool.

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