Tarantulas in Phoenix AZ
Phoenix Valley residents find Tarantulas around their home in LATE summer. Don’t worry… You’re not infested with Tarantulas!!
Late summer and fall is mating season for Tarantulas in Phoenix Valley areas. The Tarantula is North America’s largest spider, and spends the majority of it’s life hidden in underground burrows. Once a year the mature males leave their hidden homes in search of females to mate. Male Tarantulas life span is short lived, and does not cause a concern of infestation. The Tarantula is a docile spider, and their bite is no worse than a bee sting.