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Madagascar Hissing Cockroach, Living, Adults, Pack of 3

Item # 143668
Madagascar Hissing Cockroach, Living, Adults, Pack 3 is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 11.
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Your class might have trouble believing it, but this ferocious-looking creature is actually quite shy. When disturbed, it hisses loudly by forcefully expelling air through its spiracles. Once it becomes accustomed to being handled, it no longer hisses. However, if you leave it alone for a few weeks, it begins to hiss again. Adult. Pack of 3.

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$27.50

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Your class might have trouble believing it, but this ferocious-looking creature is actually quite shy—it can even be handled. This insect is originally from the island of Madagascar. When disturbed, it hisses loudly by forcefully expelling air through its spiracles. Its large carapace has false eyespot protrusions that give the roach its fierce appearance. Once it becomes accustomed to being handled, it no longer hisses. However, if you leave it alone for a few weeks, it begins to hiss again. Adult. Pack of 3.

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good experience Cockroaches came packaged well and appeared to be in good health. They were studied by college biology students and seemed to work well for the project. We were pleased and will order again in the future.
Date published: 2018-11-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Repeat buyer The roaches arrived today, they are mite free, but ALL three have broken antennas. I take them for school visits and the kids always ask what happened if something is amiss. Other than the antennas, they look healthy and I'm happy this batch isn't covered in mites.
Date published: 2018-10-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great addition to our 4th grade classroom This is the first time I ordered cockroaches, but not my first order from Carolina. I was very happy with the creatures and delivery. Yes! I will order again from this company.
Date published: 2018-09-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Right on time! I bought this about a month ago, my three roaches arrived a day early and in perfect condition. Would recommend.
Date published: 2018-02-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So far, so good I bought these to give company to the lone cockroach I had in my tank. So far, they seem to be thriving, though I think one of them, or the lone resident, died soon after (about 2 weeks later).
Date published: 2016-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent quality of specimen I ordered three hissing cockroaches to add as company to my sons' existing pet cockroach. They arrived on time, in very humane packaging (ice pack to regulate temp, food, cover to hide, etc.). And they were HUGE... two to three time the size of the one we've had for almost a year! The antennae were intact, they were active, and they had excellent coloring. Customer service was very polite when I called to confirm the delivery date, and I was kept updated ever step of the way. This was my first order and I was very impressed!
Date published: 2014-09-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice roaches They arrived alive; not surprising because they are difficult to kill. As long as you keep them fed (I use dog food) and watered, they will thrive and produce generation after generation of hissing cockroaches (make sure your container has relatively small screening so the newborns don't escape). They do tend to hide during the day, so don't expect to observe much cockroach behavior, at least not with the lights on.
Date published: 2014-07-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from These are great for the classroom My eighth graders have enjoyed these tremendously!
Date published: 2013-10-16
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