Unless you catch a spider in the act of biting you, chances are it could be any of several spiders. If bitten by any spider, wolf spider, or otherwise, we recommend you consult a healthcare professional.
With Halloween just around the corner, its time for larger-than-life creepy, crawly creatures skittering across lawns, lurking in dark alleyways and dropping out of nowhere to frighten their hapless victims.
North Carolina is home to dozens of species of spiders. While most species of spiders are relatively harmless, two poisonous species are common in the Tar Heel state, the black widow and the brown recluse spider.