“She was a beautiful, calm spider, not aggressive in any way and like most spiders she just wanted to go about her business eating bugs and living in peace,” the post continues. “She didn’t or doesn’t need to be killed. Poor spiders are so misunderstood!”
According to WWF Global, the average huntsman is about 1 inch long, with a leg span of up to 5 inches. The giant Huntsman however, has a leg span of up to 12 inches and is often described as being the size of a dinner plate.