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    Scorpions

    Does Aruba have Scorpions?

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    yup
    dear son captured one once under a tupperware container, year ago at CPV.

    Quote Originally Posted by aquaman View Post
    Does Aruba have Scorpions?

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    We knew someone who lived and worked on the island and was bitten or stung (not sure what you call it), putting on a shoe one day.

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    Have not seen any there but know hey have them. We had them at our previous house by the lake here in Oklahoma. They sting you. Little brown ones about 2 to 3 inches long. About like a bee sting. They would come in all the time. Very hard to get rid of. Never walked around the house barefoot.

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    Quote Originally Posted by arubabob View Post
    Have not seen any there but know hey have them. We had them at our previous house by the lake here in Oklahoma. They sting you. Little brown ones about 2 to 3 inches long. About like a bee sting. They would come in all the time. Very hard to get rid of. Never walked around the house barefoot.

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    John, we had one in our bedroom!!! and it wasn't small....
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    Hmmmmmmmmmmmm

    Well that could have livened up bedroom life!!!!!

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    There are 14 pest/extermination companies listed in the phone book so I am thinking the resorts are well covered

    My question is, has anyone ever seen a scorpion in their hotel room?

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    What does one do if bitten/stung by one?

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    Quote Originally Posted by aquaman View Post
    What does one do if bitten/stung by one?
    I am not a medical authority so would play "dr. google" and look it up.

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