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by Dazza188
Thu Jun 10, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Can ants become accustomed to your scent?
Replies: 1
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Can ants become accustomed to your scent?

I was wondering, if you present your scent (your finger) to your ant colony when they are still in a test tube set up and easier to control (preferably a species that doesn’t bite or sting), will they get used to your scent and follow your scent, maybe follow you around the house before heading back...
by Dazza188
Sun Jun 06, 2021 8:24 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Feeding new colony
Replies: 0
Views: 143

Feeding new colony

My queen garden ant (UK) has recently hatched about 10 new workers and I am a bit lost at what to feed them. I have tried giving them a small fly but they just moved it with their rubbish and I ended up removing it after about 3 days. I also leave some honey water but I never see them feeding. Any t...