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Another year another dollar lol

Discussion in 'Tarantula Chat' started by SkittleBunny, Aug 14, 2019.

  1. SkittleBunny

    SkittleBunny Arachnosquire Classifieds User

    I got my hands full with 100s of curly slings and a bunch of crested geckos this year! It was mitzy x mordecai this time since our favorite guy Stiffler passed away this year. Invested into ACR Crested geckos and all of my spiders are molting, i had a curly hair 'Jack' mature this month AND my Grammostola concepcion molted into a mature female, and turned into quite a fiesty one at that. We are loving life over at Skittles and working on even more stock in the near future. Hows your year going so far?
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  2. Rhino1

    Rhino1 Arachnoknight Active Member

    That sounds so very exciting and whats this, no pic's?:snaphappy::)
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  3. Arachnophoric

    Arachnophoric Arachnodemon Active Member

    Sounds like things are going well on your end! Been an exciting year for myself over here with some big milestones in my keeping career - my first mature males, my first time loaning out a male, first time shipping out a tarantula period, first time pairing/breeding, and last but definitely not least, first time getting a successful egg sac! :D

    And to think, there's still more to come this year too!
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  4. Theneil

    Theneil Arachnoprince Active Member

    Going good. Had successfull B. albopilosum, B. vagans, and I. mira sacs. Lots of mating, a few duds and dissapointments. I have also been working to become the local ‘dealer’ i. my area which has been a great excuse to get a LOT of new Ts, get some bulk/wholesale bargins, build a lot of connections, and a couple friendships, meet some neighbors, put together some preliminary plans to help the US hobby, i think i made some money (though i don’t know where it went. LOL) and more.

    It has been a very busy year.
  5. Mirandarachnid

    Mirandarachnid Arachnobaron Active Member

    I'm just starting to get to the point where I can think about making some money on this hobby.

    I traded a couple T's off for a handful of slings and a breeding pair of B. albo. (@SkittleBunny I might bug you for advice when the male matures!)

    Had my first male mature, just sent him out for a handful of slings. (I told myself I was going to sell him but I have a hard time saying no to spiders :rolleyes:)

    I"m going to start collecting some true spiders and centipedes to put up for sale. Figured I may as well capitalize on my location.

    It'll be easier to focus on bugs after the wedding. I'm so tired of wedding planning. o_O
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