A call to, ”Come and look who’s in the Table Tennis Shed!” had me grabbing my camera and tootling up the garden path. And when I saw this young lady, I was grinning from ear to ear. As you can see, only a baby. So sparse have the Rain Spiders been at our spot this … More Sunday Smile!
Taking Young Bert out for a bit of fresh air. Recovery is a slow process it seems, and feeding him is becoming an issue. We offered two small crickets but he declined. Well, we know one escaped and the other was not in the container when we went to look later. It may have escaped … More Incy Wincy – Bert Diaries
After an absence of nigh on twelve months, a call to come to the garden shed and ”Bring the camera!” had me scurrying Toot Sweet from my office this evening. The dry weather, and what I can only imagine to have been some rather heavy predation from Pompilid wasps, the Rain Spiders have been … More Incy Wincy – A brand new Bert!
Every Rain Spider that we come across in the house is nicknamed Bert. I forget how we arrived at the name but it stuck. Because of the shortage of rain these magnificent spiders have been scarcer that hen’s teeth and I have not seen one for nigh on twelve months. And then this one turned … More Incy Wincy: Bert’s Back!
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