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by nmh2001
Wed May 14, 2014 1:06 pm
Forum: Archives: Molting
Topic: All disappeared after substrate change!
Replies: 6
Views: 800

All disappeared after substrate change!

One more question: if they are down there and alive (molting or just de-stressing) would I hear them making noises? I haven't heard a single noise in days (and I am in there at night). Is this normal or a bad sign?
by nmh2001
Tue May 13, 2014 4:34 am
Forum: Archives: Molting
Topic: All disappeared after substrate change!
Replies: 6
Views: 800

All disappeared after substrate change!

Actually, one more question: if one comes up but one stays down should I move the one(s) that come up to an ISO? Are molting crabs in danger while they are buried or after they come up? If they all molt at the same time does that mean they will leave each other alone and not try to eat each other?
by nmh2001
Tue May 13, 2014 4:26 am
Forum: Archives: Molting
Topic: All disappeared after substrate change!
Replies: 6
Views: 800

All disappeared after substrate change!

Thank you so much for your reassuring answer. I will cross my fingers and hope for the best!
by nmh2001
Mon May 12, 2014 3:31 pm
Forum: Archives: Molting
Topic: All disappeared after substrate change!
Replies: 6
Views: 800

All disappeared after substrate change!

I inherited two crabs from a friend two months ago and bought an additional crab from Petco. I know my friend wasn't taking proper care of hers. They were in a small plastic tank with no heater, no salt water and fed only pellets. I studied up and learned how to take better care of them. I have been...