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Emperor scorpion paludarium?

Discussion in 'Scorpions' started by Corevus, Feb 14, 2019 at 4:20 AM.

  1. Corevus

    Corevus Arachnopeon

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    I'd like to upgrade my emperor scorpion's enclosure at some point to a 30+ gallon long. I was wondering if i could build a paludarium, with the water part being sloped enough to climb out of. But is this unsafe? I wouldn't want her to drown herself.
     
  2. Dry Desert

    Dry Desert Arachnoknight Active Member

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    If you ever have a water part / feature in any enclosure you will need to keep it well filtered and clean or change the water every 2 days which will stress the scorpion, P. imperator do not live by running water or water courses - quite the opposite.