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#1 larrybl OFFLINE  

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Posted August 11, 2014 - 09:58 PM

She has had this web on the front porch all summer, and moves it nightly. She moved it over the stairs going to the front yard. Wife moved it before someone got into a "Ninja" moment if they decided to exit the porch at night using this exit. Charlotte is now back in the middle of the porch opening.

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Posted August 12, 2014 - 01:05 PM

Those are cool spiders. We have a bunch of them and I refuse to let anyone kill one. I had a guy over here buying something and he was going to smash one. I told him I would smash him if he tried it. He was terrified of it. Best reason to keep them around LOL>


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Posted August 12, 2014 - 01:42 PM

I'm with you Willie I love spiders also, one of GOD'S more creative species


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Posted August 12, 2014 - 01:58 PM

She was gently coaxed to move, I could imagine someone like one of the kids running through the web (Hence the ninja comment). 


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Posted August 12, 2014 - 02:55 PM

How do you move a web?


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Posted August 12, 2014 - 04:59 PM

Wife used a broom to pull the bottom of the web loose, she ran to the top, then poked at her so she moved to another area. She moves nightly.


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Posted August 12, 2014 - 05:34 PM

How do you move a web?


Well, first you train her to only spin inside a large, empty picture frame....
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Posted August 12, 2014 - 05:56 PM

Glad Charlotte moved over for you! Give her an extra fly for tonight's rations!


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Posted August 12, 2014 - 06:46 PM

Well, first you train her to only spin inside a large, empty picture frame....

:bigrofl:  . . . . .        (choke, snort!)    If you flip Charley over, I think you'll find he's a boy!


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Posted August 12, 2014 - 06:56 PM

:bigrofl:  . . . . .        (choke, snort!)    If you flip Charley over, I think you'll find he's a boy!

Soooo! You know the sex of spider's? HMMMMMMMMMMMMM!



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Posted August 12, 2014 - 07:01 PM

Soooo! You know the sex of spider's? HMMMMMMMMMMMMM!

I think as long as the spiders can figure it out all is good.



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Posted August 12, 2014 - 07:07 PM

He's skinny. The females are fat.

 

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Posted August 12, 2014 - 07:16 PM

He's skinny. The females are fat.

 

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Or maybe not catching enough grasshoppers. :D



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Posted August 12, 2014 - 07:18 PM

When I was a kid, I would throw g'hoppers in their web to watch them roll them up. Yeah, sick, huh?


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Posted August 12, 2014 - 07:22 PM

When I was a kid, I would throw g'hoppers in their web to watch them roll them up. Yeah, sick, huh?

Pull wings off flies and chuck into web, those spiders can move very quickly, i still do that sometimes.

 

Now let's talk about mothers and spiders :biting_nails:






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