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Is this enclosure fine for G. Pulchripes?

Discussion in 'Vivariums and Terrariums' started by BubbleApples, Feb 12, 2019.

  1. BubbleApples

    BubbleApples Arachnopeon

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    Hi, I'm pretty new to the hobby and this is my first T. is there something wrong with this enclosure? He/she usually stays still in front of the hide and sometimes on the sides... the substrate I use is dried Zoo Med eco earth.
     

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  2. AgentD006las

    AgentD006las Arach-how about..NO Arachnosupporter

    The spider will avoid wet substrate. Over all I see no problems.
     
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  3. Potatatas

    Potatatas Arachnosquire Active Member

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    All looks okay to me. Although, what is the hide made out of? Kinda looks like slate which could cause issues if your T decides to climb and falls onto it. But if it's not slate and it's soft then should be fine
     
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  4. BubbleApples

    BubbleApples Arachnopeon

    Just a piece of bark. Thanks for the feedback!

    I see... thanks! :D
     
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  5. FrDoc

    FrDoc Arachnobaron Active Member

    Congratulations! One of the few times I’ve seen a newer keeper post a picture of an enclosure that looks good. @Potatatas concern about the hide is something I thought also, however even if it is slate, if you know it to be secure it ought not be a concern. If you could, or desired to adjust anything, that should be it.
     
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  6. Vanisher

    Vanisher Arachnobaron Old Timer

    That looks good to me also!
     
  7. The Grym Reaper

    The Grym Reaper Arachnotank Arachnosupporter

    What @FrDoc said. Also, the height of the enclosure doesn't allow enough of a drop for it to be an issue IMO.
     
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  8. Tenebrarius

    Tenebrarius Arachnobaron Active Member

    looks mighty fine mate...thank god for once someone gets it. I am sick of seeing half inch sub, hight vert, heat lamp, etc. so nice one pal
     
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  9. Andrew Clayton

    Andrew Clayton Arachnoknight Active Member

    Looks good to me. As for the hide I don't think that is an issue there isn't enough height for it to fall anyway. What size is the T
     
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  10. viper69

    viper69 ArachnoGod Old Timer

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    Nice work, enjoy
     
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  11. BubbleApples

    BubbleApples Arachnopeon

    Only about 3 inches. :)
     
  12. Andrew Clayton

    Andrew Clayton Arachnoknight Active Member

    Yeah you have no issue There you're enclosure is fine. Welcome to the boards and good luck with you're T