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by Perry0711
Mon Dec 31, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Dug up a molter accidentally
Replies: 3
Views: 171

Re: Dug up a molter accidentally

Ok, I set him up in a small critter keeper. I put some fresh water, crushed oyster shell, and some dried fruit sprinkled in the moss, saturate about 3 in deep, and a coconut hut. I dug down in the sand and placed him in the hole with his exoskeleton and put the hut over top. I replaced the top to th...
by Perry0711
Mon Dec 31, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Dug up a molter accidentally
Replies: 3
Views: 171

Dug up a molter accidentally

Hello, I accidentally dug up a freshly molted crab. He's in his shell and looks pale pink as of right now. Exoskeleton is still there, I have 2 others in the tank. Once I realized what I had done I moved the molter into a hole under one of the climbers I have in my tank. The other crabs are to big t...
by Perry0711
Mon Oct 16, 2017 8:29 am
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Dead or molting
Replies: 3
Views: 543

Dead or molting

My large crab I've had for over 3 years is either dead or molting...he's not moved in weeks but isn't falling out of his shell like I'd expect if he was dead. His eyes look dried out and doesn't move at all if I pick him up. He's always been healthy and molted quite a few times since I've had him. H...