A to Z List of All Arachnids, Bugs, & Insects
Spiders, scorpions, and other arachnids, can make fascinating pets. But, just as you don’t expect to pet a fish, you shouldn’t expect to pet or hold them. Although a few species are non-aggressive and can be held and enjoyed. Most can be kept in a small tank or aquarium and are really low maintenance pets. Even though some species may require a little more attention, they are easy animals to keep as long as their basic requirements are provided. That’s why they have become popular pets. Browse our guide to popular arachnids you might be interested in keeping.