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by lovemycrabbies
Wed Sep 11, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: How to keep gnats/bugs out of tank?
Replies: 12
Views: 1965

How to keep gnats/bugs out of tank?

Has anyone tried carnivorous plants to combat pests? I’ve been thinking about getting a butterwort and placing it somewhere the crabs can’t reach it, but where the gnats will. Thoughts?
by lovemycrabbies
Wed Sep 06, 2017 11:47 am
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Succulents in my tank
Replies: 15
Views: 3232

Re: Succulents in my tank

The issue I have had is that the humidity levels are too high for most succulents. Have you considered air plants?


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by lovemycrabbies
Mon Jul 10, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Our Other Pets
Topic: I love nature!
Replies: 6
Views: 2264

Re: I love nature!

WOW! So cool!


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by lovemycrabbies
Mon Jul 10, 2017 12:28 pm
Forum: Our Other Pets
Topic: Removing Marine Hermit Crabs from Shells
Replies: 10
Views: 4931

Re: Removing Marine Hermit Crabs from Shells

Are there any links to these research papers, I would love to read them.


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by lovemycrabbies
Wed Jun 14, 2017 9:51 am
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Taking the plunge!??
Replies: 25
Views: 316

Re: Taking the plunge!??

Excited to see how it turns out! Welcome back!!
by lovemycrabbies
Wed May 31, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: Molting
Topic: Unsuccessful Molt, large crab (pictures)
Replies: 11
Views: 1031

Re: Unsuccessful Molt, large crab (pictures)

Are you able to see the pictures now? They are visible online, but I don't know if they are not showing up through the app maybe? Please let me know.
by lovemycrabbies
Wed May 31, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: Molting
Topic: Unsuccessful Molt, large crab (pictures)
Replies: 11
Views: 1031

Unsuccessful Molt, large crab (pictures)

Sadly I lost one of my largest crabs to a molt yesterday. I was gone for memorial weekend and all seemed well when I left, but when I got home last night he had very recently passed. His exo was not completely eaten and he was still in his shell. I apologize in advance if this upsets anyone, but I a...
by lovemycrabbies
Sat Jul 06, 2013 7:21 am
Forum: Archives: Crabitat Info
Topic: Jumbo Crab tank needs?
Replies: 8
Views: 1422

Jumbo Crab tank needs?

Hey(: I recently bought two purple pinchers that appear to be Jumbo sized crabs (I have not measured them yet because I wanted to give them time to settle in before messing with them). Someone on instagram told me that Jumbos need at least a 50 gallon tank, is this true?
by lovemycrabbies
Wed Jul 03, 2013 10:57 am
Forum: Archives: Molting
Topic: Tunnel Collapse?
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Tunnel Collapse?

Okay, thank you all for the replies!
by lovemycrabbies
Tue Jul 02, 2013 12:54 pm
Forum: Archives: Molting
Topic: Tunnel Collapse?
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Tunnel Collapse?

So one of my instagram followers asked me what happens if a hermit crabs tunnel collapses while he/she is under molting. They (and I) where wondering if they would just dig a new path out. I have heard that sometimes crabs can become trapped when this happens and need rescuing or do not survive, and...
by lovemycrabbies
Tue Jul 02, 2013 12:45 pm
Forum: Archives: Zoea
Topic: Hello:)
Replies: 16
Views: 735

Hello:)

Jimmy- Yes I actually have 6 PPs and 5 Es now, so you probably most likely did see some ecuadorians haha
by lovemycrabbies
Fri Jun 07, 2013 7:38 am
Forum: Archives: Crab Behavior Info
Topic: Feeding behaviors
Replies: 5
Views: 1008

Feeding behaviors

Thats a great question! I would guess if the tank conditions are staying the same year round that they would eat the same year round, but I'm really not sure!
by lovemycrabbies
Tue Jun 04, 2013 2:52 am
Forum: Archives: Zoea
Topic: Good day everyone!
Replies: 18
Views: 930

Good day everyone!

Welcome! Cant wait to see pictures of your crabbies!
by lovemycrabbies
Tue Jun 04, 2013 2:49 am
Forum: Archives: Crab Behavior Info
Topic: Holding your Hermit Crab?
Replies: 15
Views: 5145

Holding your Hermit Crab?

Okay thanks JMT
by lovemycrabbies
Mon Jun 03, 2013 11:08 am
Forum: Archives: Crab Behavior Info
Topic: Holding your Hermit Crab?
Replies: 15
Views: 5145

Holding your Hermit Crab?

great thank you! Mine are the same way