Family goes into understandable meltdown when pet tarantula escapes cage
A family in West Sussex were thrown into a panic when their pet tarantula crawled out of its habitat and tried to escape.
The scary scene was filmed on April 2, as the spider was being taken out of its habitat to be shown to some friends, and it proceeded to crawl up the husband's arm and onto his back.
The filmer commented: "So we purchased a new tarantula for my six-year-old son. In the shop the spider was nice and calm, handled nicely.