Honduran Curly Hair Tarantula
Brachypelma Albopilosum

$50-75 depending on age, size, and gender

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

Docile &
Calm, can be handleable
Ground-dwelling species

Savannas of Central America

4.5-5.5 inches

legspan

Males: 4 years

Females: 8-10 years
 

$45-$60 for 5-10 gallon tank with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

Pink Toe Tarantula
Avicularia Versicolor

$40-75 depending on age, size, and gender

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

Docile but skittish, not easily handleable
Arboreal species

Costa Rica, Brazil, southern Caribbean

5-6 inches

legspan

Males: 2-3 years

Females: 8-12 years

$40 for Zoo Med "Creatures" vertical habitat + water bowl

Goliath Birdeater
Theraphosa blondi/stirmi

$90+ depending on age, size, and gender

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

Aggressive, territorial, fast, and nervous. NOT handleable or touchable!

Grown-dweller and burrower.


 

Rainforests of South American

12+ inch legspan

Males: 3-6 years

Females: 10-15 years

$60-$75 for 10 gallon tank with locking lid, hide, substrate, and water bowl.

Mexican Red Knee Tarantula
Brachypelma Smithi/hamorii

$100+ depending on age, size, and gender ('slings' sold once they can eat live food)

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

Docile &Calm, can be handleable
Ground-dwelling species

Pacific Coast of Mexico

4.5-5 inch legspan

Males: 10 years

Females: 25-30
years

$45-$60 for 5-10 gallon tank with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

Mexican Red Rump Tarantula
Brachypelma vagans

$60+ depending on age, size, and gender ('slings' sold once they can eat live food)

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

Docile but skittish, not easily handleable
Grown-dwelling species

Mexico, Florida. parts of Central America

4-5 inch legspan

Males: 8 years

Females: 20
years

$45-$60 for 5-10 gallon tank with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

Emperor Scorpion
Pandinus imperator

$50 for small sized scorpions

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

Calm and non-aggressive, reluctant to sting with mild venom.

Africa

6-8 inches long

10+ years

$35-$60 for 3-10 gallon habitat with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

Asian Forest Scorpion
Heterometrus spinifer

$50 for medium sized scorpions

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

Aggressive, will sting or protect themselves with their pincers. Mild venom.

India, Indonesia, & Malaysia

3.5-5 inches long

7 years

$35-$60 for 3-10 gallon habitat with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

Desert Hairy Scorpion
Hadrurus arizonensis

$50 for medium sized scorpions

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

Aggressive, will sting or protect themselves with their pincers. 
Mild venom.

Mexico and southern U.S.A.

4-5 inches long

10 years

$35-$60 for 3-10 gallon habitat with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

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Tuesday 6pm-8pm
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Saturday 12pm-4pm
ADDRESS

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Alamosa, CO 81101

Tel: 719-422-3393

 

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