This is a simple video on keeping pet scorpions in Australia... enjoy
This is my brothers pet scorpion that he found one day. It's just crawling around trying to escape.
There are numerous kinds of scorpions, in many different colors and sizes. They can make great exotic pets and can live several years, as long as you know how to look after them. Scorpions are relatively easy to take care of, but they will need to have the right kind of environmental conditions and food in order to be happy.
My feelings aren't hurt at all, Zsuzsy. Thanks for taking the time to read my hub. Scorpions are not the ideal pet for everyone, that's for sure! Cute and cuddly pets are still popular and I think always will be for that reason. For more reasons why scorpions can make good pets for some people, see
Scorpions as pets Keeping scorpions as pets is becoming increasingly more popular. They are relatively inexpensive to buy and require very little maintenance, much in the way of set up, or care. Try not to disturb your pet until his new exoskeleton hardens. If you have a communal tank, pay close attention to the newly molted scorpion so it is not injured.They can be easily found at pet shops, reptile shows and online dealers and breeders. If you are looking for an interesting and unique pet, a scorpion makes an excellent choice. The Emperor scorpion (Pandinus imperator), is well known for being extremely docile, and easy to handle. Together with being huge, and looking tough, the reason why it's used in quite some movies. Don't be surprised to see this species walk in broad daylight in a Mexican desert while watching a movie even though this scorpion species is native to Africa. The specimen in the following photos was bought in a pet shop in Xalapa, and imported from Ghana, Africa.Handling Handling your scorpion is not recommended. There is a possibility of being stung or grabbed by the scorpions pincers. More importantly, there is a chance of losing, hurting or fatally injuring your pet. Below is a list of the supplies that will be needed. This is a general care sheet. For more information on a specific species there is a list of popular pet scorpions in the navigation menu.