Lucy the Taratula!

Uh oh, is everything okay with our tarantula?

Don’t worry, she’s just getting ready to shed!

Tarantulas have a hard outer skeleton that

Doesn’t stretch, so they have to shed (or molt)

So they can grow. A soft silk hammock protects

Her until the new exoskeleton can harden.

If you’d like to learn more, join us at one of our

Tarantula Encounters! Call (562) 383-5236 for

details and schedule.

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