If you are thinking about keeping and caring for a scorpion, this is the book you want! You'll want expert advice on everything you need to know, and here it is: *Selection *Housing and Feeding *Breeding *Health *Familiar Scorpions *Whip and Wind Scorpions *Millipedes and Centipedes. There is a full resource section and easy-to-use index. Scorpions are among the strangest of all animals, yet they are instantly recognized by everyone. Why would anyone want to keep such a venomous animal? The reality is that many species are attractive (in their own fashion), easy to keep, and actually harmless (or nearly so). Hundreds of thousand of scorpions are bought each year around they world. They are unusual pets, but certainly not rare. If you want to make a scorpion the newest addition to your menagerie, this book offers you a great way to get started.