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Pine harmful?

Discussion in 'Tarantula Questions & Discussions' started by StunOperator, Jun 3, 2004.

  1. StunOperator

    StunOperator Arachnopeon

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    I bought some potting soil earlier because I need to change my T's substrate then noticed on the package that it contains pine bark...Could this be harmful to my T?
     
  2. Lyle Beach

    Lyle Beach Arachnobaron Old Timer

    Yes... Pine is bad for T's. DO NOT use it.
     
  3. Lyle Beach

    Lyle Beach Arachnobaron Old Timer

    wait... maybe that was ceder that was really bad? :?

    Anyway, I would wait to find out from someone else.
     
  4. StunOperator

    StunOperator Arachnopeon

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    Yeah, I've heard Cedar is harmful to tarantulas...that's what made me paranoid about the pine bark.
     
  5. JPost

    JPost Arachnosquire

    Is it harmful to scorpions too? I just put a couple pieces in it's cage...
     
  6. rosehaired1979

    rosehaired1979 Arachnoking Old Timer

    If you think it may harm your ts don't put it in there better safe than sorry :)
     
  7. Overmenneske

    Overmenneske Arachnobaron Old Timer

    A quick search usually does the trick! Look here.