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by Voltagekid56
Sun Jun 12, 2016 10:36 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: how to feed ants while on vacation
Replies: 6
Views: 288

how to feed ants while on vacation

Soon I am going on a weeklong vacation and wont be able to feed my ants on a daily basis like usual. Does anyone know how I can keep them fed for the whole week while I am away? I already know that I don't have anyone available to be an 'ant sitter' who can care for them while I am gone and cant hir...
by Voltagekid56
Thu Aug 20, 2015 12:02 am
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Fire ant diet ideas?
Replies: 4
Views: 227

Fire ant diet ideas?

I recently moved my ants into a formacarium but have not much of an idea of what to feed them exactly other than crickets. I know that they need meat, sugary food, and water but I don't know what exactly to feed them. Do fire ants have any certain foods that they like/prefer?
by Voltagekid56
Tue Aug 04, 2015 12:19 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Moving into a formacarium
Replies: 1
Views: 224

Moving into a formacarium

I have a test tube set up with a fire ant queen, a few eggs and larvae, and about 20 workers. I recently moved them into an omni nest vertical large. I placed the test tube into the out world facing the entrance to the formacarium, opened the test tube and a few started to wander the out world. By t...
by Voltagekid56
Tue Jul 28, 2015 11:18 pm
Forum: AntsCanada Announcements, Promos, Contests, Events
Topic: The ACAF "WHAT IS ANT LOVE?" Contest | FREE Omni Nest Large | Deadline Aug 3rd, 2015!
Replies: 257
Views: 6243

Re: The ACAF "WHAT IS ANT LOVE?" Contest | FREE Omni Nest Large | Deadline Aug 3rd, 2015!

Ant love is building and discovering a society built by some of nature’s most unique creatures. It bestows a curiosity upon us to dive into a world that is forged from teamwork and unity. Ant love allows us to appreciate organisms that are sometimes misunderstood as mindless stinging machines and se...
by Voltagekid56
Tue Jul 28, 2015 11:02 pm
Forum: AntsCanada Announcements, Promos, Contests, Events
Topic: The ACAF "WHAT IS ANT LOVE?" Contest | FREE Omni Nest Large | Deadline Aug 3rd, 2015!
Replies: 257
Views: 6243

Re: The ACAF "WHAT IS ANT LOVE?" Contest | FREE Omni Nest Large | Deadline Aug 3rd, 2015!

Ant love is always finding ants fascinating and full of discovery. Ant love is finding a young solenopsis queen drowning in a pool, fishing her out, and giving her a dry warm home. Ant love is rejoicing when she lays her first clutch of eggs and spending three months waiting for her first workers to...