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Introduce Yourself

Discussion in 'Welcome To Arachnoboards' started by Arachnoboards, May 16, 2005.

  1. Olemier

    Olemier Arachnopeon

    Hello all! I’m Josh, I’m also very new to this hobby. I just picked up my first T a few days ago after a lifelong interest in tarantulas. I’ve loved spiders my whole life.

    I’m currently at University studying Computer Science with a minor in Philosophy. This is a side hobby that’s always been incredibly interesting to me so I’m happy I’ve found a place for people with similar interests!

    Hope to be pretty active on here from here on out, nice to meet you all!!
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  2. kieren hayes

    kieren hayes Arachnopeon

    Hey! I’m Kieren. I don’t own any tarantulas because my roommate/bestfriend thinks they are creepy :( So I’m just here to live vicariously through all of you.
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  3. Arrngrim

    Arrngrim Arachnopeon

    Greetings, I go by Arrngrim online, I've never owned a tarantula and am looking into buying my first one. I am doing copious amounts of research prior to said purchase. I intend to visit a Repticon in my area next month also. Thank you in advance for all of the information I am sure I will find here.
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  4. Barry67

    Barry67 Arachnopeon

    Hello everyone

    After some research i have just purchased an Avicularia sp. Kwitara at juvenile age it is my first T, i should be able to pick the spider up next weekend depending on weather. Any way a quick message tyo say Hi as i am bound to have some questions and thus far reading the forum has been helpful
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  5. Snakewoman

    Snakewoman Arachnopeon

    Hi, I just joined today. Since so many of my inquiries end up here I finally decided to join. I also thought it would be a great place to get answers from other people rather than google since there is so much conflicting info out there. And I might be able to help someone too! :)
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  6. Urzeitmensch

    Urzeitmensch Arachnopeon

    Hi all,

    I am Urzeitmensch from Germany.

    I am new to the hobby and got my first Tarantula (B. harmori) about a week ago.

    I have been stalking this forum for quite some time and found a lot of good advice. So thank you all for helping me get into the hobby!
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  7. Hentai

    Hentai Arachnopeon


    I'm JD from Scotland.

    Totally new to the hobby, setting up my first enclosure this weekend.
    I've been reading lots and lurking on the forum for a while and finally decided to dive in.
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  8. Jasonhr

    Jasonhr Arachnopeon

    Hi, I am Jason from The Netherlands and new in this addictive hobby.
    I hope to learn a lot about tarantulas on this forum.
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  9. Yeahhtrue

    Yeahhtrue Arachnopeon

    Hi guys, I'm Dan. I've been in the hobby for a little over two years now. I've been on TarantulaForums sporadically but never posted over here mainly because for some reason, this place was blocked at work and that's where I do most of my internet browsing. For whatever reason, it's no longer blocked, so here I am! I've kept my collection small but am looking to pick up some more additions soon. I post pictures/videos of my Ts on Instagram @tardantula, give me a follow if you're interested!

    0.1.0 Grammostola rosea
    0.0.2 Grammostola pulchra
    0.1.0 Chromatopelma cyaneopubescens
    0.0.1 Caribena versicolor
    0.0.1 Lasiodora parahybana
    0.0.1 Acanthoscurria geniculata
    0.0.1 Homeoemma chilensis
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  10. Minty

    Minty @londontarantulas Arachnosupporter

    Please don't put tarantulas on your face, it's a selfish, unnecessary risk to both you and the tarantula.
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  11. Yeahhtrue

    Yeahhtrue Arachnopeon

    She wasn't 'put' there so much as I didn't discourage her climbing. For what it's worth, I was sitting on my bed and she was only there briefly before being lowered again. But anyway, I changed my avatar so as not to tick off anyone else.
  12. Hi I Brad,I am 35 from British Columbia, Canada. I am new to tarantulas, I just bought my first tarantula she is a Chilean rose hair (G. Rosea) yesterday and interested in learning more on tarantula keeping.
    Last edited: Mar 23, 2019 at 2:47 AM
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