This showed up.

This showed up.

Postby Munken [OP] » July 29th 2011, 4:32am

This showed up when we was working in the garden. I guess for many of you it's no big deal. But I think it's a little adventure, because I think the animal in Sweden that sting the most is probably the hedgehog.
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Re: This showed up.

Postby 94 Van Guy » July 29th 2011, 4:55am

Wow, they are big to me. Now I don't know from first hand experience, but I heard they taste good. Or was it another type?

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Re: This showed up.

Postby Munken [OP] » July 29th 2011, 6:21am

From the clows to the butt, tail not included, they were about 5".
I know the Tarantulas body taste liver, and the legs taste chicken. I have to ask my wife about the scorpion, she has eaten everything.

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Re: This showed up.

Postby paintdrying » July 29th 2011, 1:18pm

pull the stinger out, they make good kids toys after that.
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Re: This showed up.

Postby Munken [OP] » July 29th 2011, 3:02pm

paintdrying wrote:pull the stinger out, they make good kids toys after that.

Good idea :thumbup: . But I think it's better the kids have respect for them if they find one themselves.

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Postby ProStreet_LS1 » July 29th 2011, 8:45pm

They are huge, give me the creeps. Dont have any of those in Michigan. We have alot of mosquitos and occasional tick.
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Re: This showed up.

Postby rev_les » July 30th 2011, 6:50am

Those look like they're capable of putting a pretty good hurting on ya!
I 've been stung by one of the smaller tan ones we have here, and I'd really prefer to not have that happen again :mrgreen:
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Re: This showed up.

Postby Munken [OP] » July 30th 2011, 7:54am

Wife say they sting like a wasp, and the pain keeps on for 24 hours, but then there are wasps here as big as my pinky. :shock: I try to keep me from things that sting and bite.

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Re: This showed up.

Postby paintdrying » July 30th 2011, 7:55pm

Actually the first sting is a warning. The second sting is what is dangerous.
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