Told in glorious stop motion. How have tarantulas become a pet in the U.S.A.? How is something like that allowed, legal, or safe? This original American practice of keeping tarantulas has its roots in the Wild West, a U.S. government waging war on Mexico, racial relations, and even the great Louis Pasteur. Told in stop motion, Mike Fallek meets experts, dealers, and collectors who show you how the world of spiders works.