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    Do Spiders Really Poop? (Identification, Location)

    Although it’s not the most pleasant topic to disgust there seems to be a growing debate about whether or not spiders poop? The short answer is YES! spiders do poop! However, instead of solid waste, spiders produce semi-liquid waste that contains both nitrogenous and uric acids. But, what does their poop look like and how…

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    Do Wolf Spiders Eat Black Widows?

    Do Wolf Spiders Eat Black Widows? Wolf spiders eat a wide variety of prey, including insects, small mammals, and even other spiders. But what about black widow spiders? Would a wolf spider attack and eat one? Well, to answer this question we first need to take a closer look at the background of both spiders…

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  • Do Spiders Come Out At Night?

    When the sun sets, many creatures come out to play, including spiders, and for many people, the mere sight of a spider is enough to send them running for the hills. Nocturnal spiders can be found all over the world, and they often go unnoticed. However, there are some real dangers that come with encountering…

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  • Can Spiders Climb Glass? Detailed Guide!

    Can Spiders Climb Glass? Most spiders have the ability to climb on different surfaces like wood, concrete walls, and even tiles! But, what about slippy surfaces like glass? The answer is yes, they can! Spiders have special ‘setae’ on their legs that allow them to grip onto surfaces. They also use surface tension forces due…

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    Do Spiders Eat Earwigs?

    Spiders are carnivorous which means they generally eat insects and other small animals! But, what they eat also depends on their size. For example, small spiders typically go after prey like flies or mosquitoes, whereas larger spiders tend to eat larger prey such as frogs or lizards. But, what about earwigs? The short answer is…

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    How Do Spiders Stick To Walls?

    Do you ever stop to wonder how a spider can manage to hang perfectly still on the wall? How is it possible for them to be suspended high above the ground, with nothing anchoring them down, and yet remain in one spot without any sign of struggling? Well, as it turns out, spiders have an…

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    The Bunny Harvestman Spider! What Is It?

    Forget about the black widows and brown recluses, there’s a new spider in town, the Bunny Harvestman! If you thought most spiders were creepy, wait until you learn about the bunny Harvestman spider! In short, this species of spider is an arachnid that looks like a cross between a rabbit and a daddy long leg.…

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    What Do Jumping Spiders Eat?

    If you own pet jumping spiders, one of the most important tasks is to feed them properly. A daily and nutritious diet will not only keep your pets looking healthy, but it will also give them plenty of energy for their day to day activities. Understanding the diet of jumping spiders is especially important for…

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    Are Fishing Spiders Poisonous? (Detailed Guide)

    With their impressive size and hunting skills, it’s no wonder that fishing spiders have long been a source of fascination for both scientists and the general public. However, there is some debate over whether or not fishing spiders can be poisonous. So in this article, we will explore that very topic and also talk about…

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