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Most painful animal bite or sting in your country? Black Widow spider for U.S.?


 

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    Alastar Packer 18 months ago

    No kiddin' J. Wow, never heard of the Hobo spider so that is really interesting.. I thought there were only 2 bad bite spiders in US...BW and Brown Recluse.

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    J Starling (iamJstyle) 18 months ago

    Hahah Rochelle I was sticking along the lines of insects!! But this is so true!!!!


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    Alastar Packer 18 months ago

    Synchronicity par excellence, Phyllis! Holy Mackerel, another one from out West didn't know about. The wolf spids round here are small, harmless, and eat bugs.Chased by big bad biter ones are a different animal altogether for sure!

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    Alastar Packer 18 months ago

    Hi again Genna, long time...good to hear from you! Those are all good ones but my bet would be a box jellyfish. Almost half the time in a defensive bite, pit vipers like a rattler don't even release venom, or so I've heard.

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    Alastar Packer 18 months ago

    Confession here, Lena. Scorps have always spooked me. Can't imagine getting stung in bed like you. Some in mts. here but fairly harmless. What kind are stinging you? Hopefully not those very dangerous small bark one.

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    Alastar Packer 18 months ago

    Lordy, Jackie, we live in the same region and what in the world could be sneak attacking you like that?! Spider? Maybe. But I do know the only serious ones we have are the horrible bite BW's and B Recluses. Thank goodness we can rule those out.