Check the shed. Search the loft. Comb the basement. House spiders are pretty easy to track down. Or you could pop to a local pet shop to find a hairy friend to hold.
We think you can raise £75I'll hold a spider
Eight eyes. Eight legs. Get in touch with local pet shops and zoos for a chance to get up close to one of the natural world’s most frightening arachnids.
We think you can raise £100I'll do it
Imagine how a spider creeping across your body would feel. Your arms. Your legs. Your face. Now imagine how much your friends and family would donate to see that!
We think you can raise £150I'll hold a tarantula
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Do you have a question about how to face your fear of spiders? Don’t worry, we have a list of frequently asked questions (FAQs) to help you beat your fear.Read our FAQs
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