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Old 24 August 2014, 05:44 PM
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She said: "He got bitten. We found a spider with a weird red back.

"But the bite he got had bled very badly. We went through a roll and a half of toilet roll to try and stop it.
What? A redback's bite hurts like hell, and you sweat a lot afterwards, but you're not going to bleed at all. Their fangs are relatively tiny, and there'd be a couple of pinhole sized punctures at worst.
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