Wolfy In The Sun


Wolf Spider (Pardosa sp.) – These furry critters just love to hang around in the sun. Lots of these around at the moment. Double-click image to get even closer … if you really wanna.


Wolf Spider Pardosa sp.

© Peter Hillman ♦ 27th March 2020 ♦ Rear garden, Staffordshire ♦ Nikon D7200


Not One For The Squeamish


Wolf Spider (Pardosa sp) female with spiderlings. They always like to warm themselves on my decking. Now you know want I’m going say next, don’t you? It’s about double-clicking … if you wanna get closer … but you don’t have to … maybe this is close enough?


Wolf Spider Pardosa sp female with spiderlings

Copyright: Peter Hillman
Camera used: Nikon D7200
Date taken: 16th June 2019
Place: Rear garden, Staffordshire


Warming The Eggs

Pardosa sp

This is a female Wolf Spider with her eggsac Pardosa sp. We were kind of playing hide and see for a while as I tried to photograph her sunning herself.

Pardosa sp

Mind you I suppose I would object if I had a giant lens thrust into my face whilst I was sunbathing.

Pardosa sp

Click and click again on the images to get that little bit closer … if you dare …


May 2019, rear garden, Staffordshire, England. © Pete Hillman.