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by JoeHermits
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Adoptions
Replies: 6
Views: 64

Re: Adoptions

That’s between you and your family. Sorry, but there are no “rules” guiding adoption etiquette.


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by JoeHermits
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Was given 3 purple pinchers
Replies: 11
Views: 461

Re: Was given 3 purple pinchers

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by JoeHermits
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Was given 3 purple pinchers
Replies: 11
Views: 461

Re: Was given 3 purple pinchers

Yes, they will. You may do a forum search for “shell shops” to see how other members’ crabs like it.

Also, any of those tank options would do fine for two crabs.


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by JoeHermits
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Adoptions
Replies: 6
Views: 64

Re: Adoptions

That depends on what rules you’re asking about.

Follow-ups are between the adopter and adoptee and we have no control over their cooperation.


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by JoeHermits
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Chemical Fumes
Replies: 2
Views: 44

Re: Chemical Fumes

The animals are probably more spooked than anything. It sounds like things are under control, so I would continue to air out the room until the smell dissipates.


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by JoeHermits
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: Chirping Question
Replies: 1
Views: 47

Re: Chirping Question

Chirping can be a sign of stress but not necessarily. Some crabs just like to talk.


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by JoeHermits
Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Was given 3 purple pinchers
Replies: 11
Views: 461

Re: Was given 3 purple pinchers

Three to four hermits is reasonable for a fifty-five. Hamster wheels and moss pits are excellent for enrichment and the latter has the bonus of boosting humidity. It's up to you how you want to offer shells since either method works just fine. Some crabbers like to keep them in a container so they d...
by JoeHermits
Wed Apr 01, 2020 12:39 am
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Plastic Smell
Replies: 9
Views: 169

Re: Plastic Smell

Oh, that’s a bummer! Sorry to hear that.


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by JoeHermits
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: DIY 20 gallon
Replies: 6
Views: 341

Re: DIY 20 gallon

You’ll have to either use the Tapatalk mobile app or link to another website where your image is being hosted.


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by JoeHermits
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: DIY 20 gallon
Replies: 6
Views: 341

Re: DIY 20 gallon

Your image isn’t showing.


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by JoeHermits
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: Will this silicone work?
Replies: 5
Views: 108

Re: Will this silicone work?

It’s all the same, honestly. The only difference is marketing.


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by JoeHermits
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Plastic Smell
Replies: 9
Views: 169

Re: Plastic Smell

Yeah, you may want to remove those and let them air out. I wouldn't put them back in until they stop giving off fumes.
by JoeHermits
Tue Mar 31, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: Will this silicone work?
Replies: 5
Views: 108

Re: Will this silicone work?

That should work just fine. I believe that if you read the ingredients list it'll only list silicone.
by JoeHermits
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Zoo Med Climbing Branches?
Replies: 3
Views: 116

Re: Zoo Med Climbing Branches?

These are both painted and plastic. I’d keep an eye on it in case the paint starts to chip.


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by JoeHermits
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Molting
Topic: Cannibalism
Replies: 3
Views: 76

Re: Cannibalism

Molters generally try to avoid each other. If everyone has plenty of space and food cannibalism usually isn’t an issue.


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