Wolf or Recluse?

Now that fall is upon us, spiders and other critters are tying up loose ends! The animal kingdom knows winter is not far off and lots of other mammals, insects and birds are also preparing.

A master weaver spent the night spinning silk

Did you know all spiders are poisonous? It’s only a few that actually can inflict harm. The venom of the Brown Recluse and Black Widow come to mind.

Do you know the difference?
Now that you’ve compared pictures. What kind of spider is this?

Correct. “The Wolf Spider”.
Not something you’d want to wake up to for breakfast. My niece Alexandria wanted to
keep it for a pet. Just kidding.