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by Sephiroud
Wed May 24, 2023 2:22 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Brand New
Replies: 11
Views: 3697

Re: Brand New

Hello Antloverhuman, Thank you I do not know why that did not dawn on me. Just like the test tube setup they wont remove the cotton. We are thinking of going to our aquarium store and getting a "island" setup and leaving her in the center of it. I have been wanting an aquarium for my upstairs room w...
by Sephiroud
Wed May 24, 2023 12:33 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Brand New
Replies: 11
Views: 3697

Re: Brand New

So, we became incredibly busy last few months. Things are winding down for summer vacation now. My son has actually managed to find a Queen a few days ago. During the time from of us moving her from the container (Tupperware) to a test tube (harder to find that I thought they would be) yesterday, sh...
by Sephiroud
Fri Oct 07, 2022 11:58 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Brand New
Replies: 11
Views: 3697

Re: Brand New

I was not too keen on carpenter ants for that reason. Apologies, I have to google each ant you name to see what they are to respond. Few follow ups. Q1. My son mentioned the acrobat ants as one of the local species. I can look more into them. Thoughts? Q2. Are there any species that dont or cant cli...
by Sephiroud
Fri Oct 07, 2022 2:26 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Brand New
Replies: 11
Views: 3697

Brand New

Sorry for the rambling ahead of time. My wife and I started watching AC years ago. Recently I was able to get my oldest (8yr old) into AC as well. For the last few months all we have heard is how much he wants an ant colony. The wife and I spoke at length, ans we are ready to get a starter colony an...