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Bird eater bald spot

  • Roedolf Bouwer
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2 months 2 weeks ago #74679 by Roedolf Bouwer
Bird eater bald spot was created by Roedolf Bouwer
Hi all, can anybody tell me why my bird eater got this bald spot it seems to be getting bigger, i was told its because of stress but i dont know anymore its just getting bigger and i am really worried about this. See attached picture, thanks in advance!
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2 months 2 weeks ago #74680 by Taki Tsonis
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Hi Roedolf

Tarantulas flick of those urticating hairs in self defense and when they want to line their web before a moult for example.
So it's normal and nothing too worry about.

You can take an Aphonopelma to crickets but you can't make it eat!

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