Barking spider

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A barking spider is a monster added in SLASH'EM. As the name suggests, they will make the same noises as a dog when #chatted with.


A real species of tarantula from Australia. It's name comes from it's hissing noise when provoked.

Encyclopedia Entry

Eight legged creature capable of spinning webs to trap prey.

"You mean you eat flies?" gasped Wilbur.
"Certainly. Flies, bugs, grasshoppers, choice beetles,
moths, butterflies, tasty cockroaches, gnats, midges, daddy
longlegs, centipedes, mosquitoes, crickets - anything that is
careless enough to get caught in my web. I have to live,
don't I?"
"Why, yes, of course," said Wilbur.
[ Charlotte's Web, by E.B. White ]

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