This is our second installment of our Beloved Gecko series and features a photo and video essay about HJ Rudy’s famous leopard gecko, Spider:

My leopard gecko that I love is a genetic DWARF. I hatched her in 2008. She is the longest living dwarf I have been able to find. Other genetic dwarfs I found only lived a short time. The longest-lived found so far was only two to three years. Most were much less. Like weeks.

My ” Spider ” has been fun, and very popular. Popular right from hatching. There were many offers to purchase her at first sight. Although she is driving a much smaller Gecko Machine, she is active, and holds her own at catching prey, although I hand feed her roaches.

Spider as a Hatchling

Spider as a Hatchling

 

Spider starts to grow up

Spider starts to grow up

 

Lovely Spider as a juvenile

Lovely Spider as a juvenile

 

Spider "necking"

Spider “necking”

 

Spider Typing

Spider with a full belly working on this article

 

Spider Napping

Spider Napping

 

Hairy Spider and a Spider: That's my Spider on the right!

Hairy Spider and a Spider: That’s my Spider on the right!

 

SPIDER'S BODY GUARD , PROTECTOR OF THE GECKO KINGDOM. THIS IS " PUCK "

SPIDER’S BODY GUARD , PROTECTOR OF THE GECKO KINGDOM. THIS IS ” PUCK “

 

The " SPIDER "........another year older and deeper in debt............ in her mortgaged 20 long

The ” SPIDER “……..another year older and deeper in debt………… in her mortgaged 20 long

Here’s some Spider magic:

THATS ALL FOLKS >>>>>>>>>Ha-ha-ha-ha!

 

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H.J.Rudy, retired computer programmer and real estate broker has been involved with animals for the last 15 years. Prior to being a gecko hobbyist breeder for the last six years, he was owner of pet businesses: Schnauzer Lovers, and the Tropical Fish Center. Other past-time hobbies include carving and setting crystal in wood, along with abstract paintings on canvas. . 

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