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by antscanada
Sun Oct 02, 2016 2:39 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: How do you keep your queens warm.
Replies: 20
Views: 751

Re: How do you keep your queens warm.

Most of us ant keepers are also keepers of other cold-blooded animals like reptiles and arachnids which also need heat. Keeping ants in a room with such animals makes things easy because such rooms tend to be much warmer due to all the heat lamps, etc. Heating a room, as opposed to a nest has its ad...
by antscanada
Mon Sep 05, 2016 9:41 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG
Replies: 90
Views: 4006

Re: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG

Durant wrote:Thx Mikey!!! Plz do one on Solenopsis!!!
We have this video. Does it help?

by antscanada
Mon Sep 05, 2016 9:12 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG
Replies: 90
Views: 4006

Re: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG

Greetings ant lovers!

This week's video takes a look at ants in Hawaii that are involved in the process of producing some very common food items. Hope you like the video!

by antscanada
Mon Aug 29, 2016 7:23 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG
Replies: 90
Views: 4006

Re: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG

Hi Ant Lovers,

For those of you who requested for a video on Pavement ants (Tetramoirum spp) please do check out this week's ant video:



Hope this video helps!
by antscanada
Mon Aug 22, 2016 9:31 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG
Replies: 90
Views: 4006

Re: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG

Thanks everyone who posted above thank you for watching the video and also for suggesting a name! :D Today's video is a video of my typical ant routine but more importantly, speaking of names, the time has come to cast your votes! I chose the top 5 suggested names for the colony. Please help me name...
by antscanada
Mon Aug 15, 2016 7:10 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG
Replies: 90
Views: 4006

Re: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG

Hi Ant Lovers,

So I freaked out when I saw this! New video up on the channel this week. A nice surprise!

by antscanada
Sat Aug 13, 2016 6:22 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Did i house my queens correctly?
Replies: 8
Views: 258

Re: Did i house my queens correctly?

Are you housing a carpenter ant species or one that is known to live in wood? This is definitely an unconventional way to house queens so perhaps it may be hard for others here to give advice on whether this can work or not. Hopefully someone with experience with a similar nest can help!
by antscanada
Mon Aug 08, 2016 7:08 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG
Replies: 90
Views: 4006

Re: AntsCanada Ant Channel Videos - VLOG

Durant wrote:Thx a lot Mikey!!! I love those vids where u have comparisons!!! :mrgreen:
Thanks for watching again Durant! :)

A new Monday, means new video: Ever see a GOLD ant? Our new video takes a look at ants from Indonesia! Hope you guys like it!



Ant love forever!
by antscanada
Sun Aug 07, 2016 5:56 am
Forum: Ant Meetups, Events, and Clubs
Topic: Ant Skype
Replies: 33
Views: 1882

Re: Ant Skype

Durant wrote:We have a Skype chat group already... :lol:
Ooooohhhhhh!!! :o :o :o
by antscanada
Sun Aug 07, 2016 5:55 am
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: A question for the community
Replies: 14
Views: 642

Re: A question for the community

I would like to ask all you forum members, what are your favorite species to keep and observe? I'm sure plenty of you guys in the southern states will say solenopsis invicta but ill would still like to hear why :) . I'm wondering what some of you more north will say. Or even other countries :D In C...