Pop In & Pick Up Weekend


Monday 22nd October - I will be on holiday until Wednesday 7th of November


Many of you will know by now that I'm off to Costa Rica (voted the happiest country in the world). My daughter and partner will be looking after the animals while I am away and I will sort out any enquiries and orders upon my return. Thanks to all those who sent best wishes, I will keep you updated of my adventures on Facebook!


  • Miami Wolf Spider (Hogna species 'Miami') Adult female

Common Name: Miami Wolf Spider
Scientific Name: Hogna species 'Miami'

Size: Adult female
Status: Wild Caught

Food: Crickets, flies, moths, cockroaches

How I keep mine

I keep my Wolf spiders in plastic boxes with peat or coir on the base and pieces of bark or half a flower pot to hide under. I place my boxes on a shelf with a heat mat on it, I use a strip heat mat (15cm wide) and this covers part of the base of the box (several boxes can fit on one long mat). Like most bugs it is a good idea to give them a dry and a damp area to choose from. I find the area above the heat mat is dry and the area not covered by the heat mat is a little more moist.  I use plastic boxes for my spiders as I have lots of them and don't have the space to keep them all in individual tanks but of course they do equally well when housed in a plastic or glass tank and are much more visible. The Wolf spiders like to actively hunt their prey and will chase around their enclosure after a cricket or cockroach. They are fascinating to watch and easy to keep. I feed them once a week, they are not fussy eaters, taking anything from crickets and cockroaches to maggots and mealworms.

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Miami Wolf Spider (Hogna species 'Miami') Adult female

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