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Q: How do tarantula's kill it's prey?
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Can tarantulas kill people?

The poison tarantulas have is not enough to kill a person unless the person isallergicto it.

How does a tarantula get its food?

Tarantulas have a wide variety of methods for obtaining their food. There are trapdoor tarantulas that build web traps and wait for prey. Others pounce on their prey.

Are tarantulas poisinous?

Tarantulas are venomous. They inject venom into their prey to immobilize it. Their venom is not deadly to humans.

Are tarantulas poisonus?

Tarantulas are venomous. They inject venom into their prey to immobilize it. Their venom is not deadly to humans.

Can any animals or creatures kill tarantula's?

Well tarantulas are probably the "nicest" (couldn't think of a better word) out of all the spiders. Yes anything can kill it except for what they prey on and something smaller than it.

How do tarantulas use there fangs to kill people?

tarantulas uses their venom inside their fangs to kill people we are alergic to them.

How do tarantulas hunt?

Tarantulas are like infantry soldiers. They ambush small prey at night, stealthily sneaking up on a potential meal and then pouncing.

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Why do tarantulas need poison?

They need poison to immobilize and liquify their prey.

What is the tarantulas prey?

Tarantulas generally eat smaller insects such as flies, crickets, cockroaches, etc. The largest Tarantulas in North America will sometimes eat field mice and the like. Some Amazonian Tarantulas though have been known to take down and devour small birds.

How do you kill tarantulas?

Size 10, men's

How tarantulas sense their prey?

A tarantula feels the movement of the prey. Watching them hunt is fun to watch. The fangs are exposed when they raise the front legs and they can jump to grab the prey.

How do tarantulas catch their prey?

Unlike most spiders, tarantulas do not catch their prey in webs. They find a spot, and just sit and wait. When something appears, they use a burst of speed to grab the victim with it's eight legs, and then inject immobilizing venom.Most tarantulas are 'ambush' predators. Instead of roaming the area looking for prey, they'll sit extremely still and simply wait for prey to come within range. They 'launch' themselves at the intended victim, and quickly inject powerful venom.

Can a chilean rose tarantula venom kill a cat or dog?

Not at all. A Rose has very weak venom, as do all tarantulas. Their venom is strong enough to stun their prey, not kill them, as they prefer their food alive. Think of a tarantula's bite as being about as troubling as a bee sting.

How does the tarantula obtain energy?

Tarantulas consume their prey for energy. The way they consumer their prey is by first paralyzing it with venom, and then injecting the prey with digestive enzymes. The enzymes dissolve their prey's soft tissues, which the tarantula then consumes.

What are the three body parts of a tarantulas?

Tarantulas have two body parts (the cephalothorax and the abdomen), eight walking legs and two pedipalps that are used for touching and moving prey.

Is a tarantula poisonus?

Tarantulas are venomous. They inject venom into their prey to immobilize it. Their venom is not deadly to humans.

Why do owls kill prey with their talons?

Owls kill their prey with their talons and beak because those are the only things owls have that can kill their prey.

Do you feed tarantulas live crickets?

You can, but if you want to kill it you can also.

How does an andoconda kill its prey?

The Anaconda is a constrictor, it will strike at its prey, pulling the prey into its coils to overpower and kill it.

Do all lions kill their prey?

Yes. They have to kill their prey to eat.

How do tarantulas eat its food?

a tarantula catches his prey bye waiting till he sees his prey and then he runs super fast to them and eats it. IT usually eats thing bigger then them

Is a tree frog a prey or predator?

both. eaten by snakes and tarantulas and captures small insects as dinner

How does a fox kill its prey?

Foxes like to stalk their prey and then pounce on them to kill. They then take their prey far away to eat.

Are there any bugs that can harm poison or kill tarantulas?

Yes, wasps in the Pompilidae family in the United States are predators of tarantulas. Giant centepedes are also predators.