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  • Are Wolf Spiders Dangerous? (Detailed Guide)

    Wolf spiders are very common and easily recognizable by their size and dark, hairy appearance. However, some people may be worried about these creepy critters, especially if they have children or pets! As a result, many people want to know if wolf spiders are dangerous to be around? Well, wolf spiders are not considered dangerous…

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    8 Effective Ways To Get Rid Of Jumping Spiders

    Jumping spiders “Salticidae” They’re small, they’re quick, and they can jump several times their own body length. These tiny arachnids are some of the bravest and most cunning spiders your find. In most cases, when these spiders jump at you it’s because they feel threatened. Although jumping spiders pose no threat to humans, having one…

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  • 7 Ways To Get Rid Of Wolf Spiders In Your House

    Wolf spiders “Lycosidae” will pretty much nest anywhere, and your home is no exception! Once they are inside your house they will start building a nest and before you know it you could have an infestation on your hands. Fortunately, there are a few simple steps that you can take to get rid of wolf…

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    Do Jumping Spiders Drink Water?

    While they may be one of nature’s tiniest spiders, jumping spiders have always had a huge following among pet owners. However, one question that often comes up when considering keeping a jumping spider as a pet is, do they drink water? Yes, jumping spiders do drink water! Simply serving water in a shallow dish, or…

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    Do Spiders Eat Aphids?

    Aphids are well known for their rapid reproduction rate and can quickly become a problem for gardeners and farmers due to the damage they can inflict on plants. Large populations can quickly turn leaves yellow and stunt shoots, they can also produce large quantities of a sticky exudate known as honeydew, which often turns black…

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    Do Spiders Eat Grasshoppers? Are They Healthy?

    The diet of a spider is known to be composed of many different types of insects, from flies, moths, beetles, cockroaches, and even centipedes. But what about grasshoppers? Do spiders eat grasshoppers and if so, are they healthy? Yes! spiders do eat grasshoppers! Grasshoppers are high in protein, which makes them a great food source…

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    Do Spiders Eat Caterpillars? Are They Safe?

    While the diet of spiders varies depending on the species, most spiders eat a wide range of insects. This can include both hard-bodied and soft-bodied insects, as well as other small arthropods. But, do spiders eat caterpillars? Yes, in some rare cases, spiders can eat caterpillars! However, it’s not their preferred food source, and some…

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  • Can Wolf Spiders Swim? Yes Or No?

    Because wolf spiders are often seen near water, it’s no surprise that this question comes up so frequently. There are some spiders that have found a way to adapt and swim in water (like the fishing spider) which actually hunts fish. Sounds crazy right? But, what about the mighty wolf spiders? Yes, wolf spiders can…

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    Can (And Do) Jumping Spiders Eat Mealworms?

    If you’re reading this article, then your most likely wondering if jumping spiders eat mealworms and if so, do they have any health benefits? Well, we can safely say that jumping spider do eat mealworms! In fact, mealworms are a great source of protein and fat that can aid in their growth and development “but…

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