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by JF27051
Thu Sep 03, 2020 1:23 am
Forum: Shells
Topic: Not switching?
Replies: 1
Views: 308

Not switching?

Hey y’all I’m fairly A fairly new Hermit crab owner so I thought I should ask some more experienced people this question. So today I had to do a quick cleaning in my crabs tank, since they’ve taken to stealing food away from their dishes, and when picking up one of them I noticed his shell is way to...
by JF27051
Tue May 05, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Crab & Care Questions
Topic: New Crab Owner looking for advice/tips (with picures)
Replies: 8
Views: 259

Re: New Crab Owner looking for advice/tips (with picures)

I can't see the photos either. Depending on the size of your crabs, you will need deeper substrate. HCA recommends at least 6 inches or 3x as deep as your largest crab, whichever is deeper. Many of us use a mix of play sand and EE, as it tends to be easier to maintain than all EE. It should be mois...
by JF27051
Tue May 05, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: Crab & Care Questions
Topic: New Crab Owner looking for advice/tips (with picures)
Replies: 8
Views: 259

New Crab Owner looking for advice/tips (with picures)

Hi! I recently purchased 4 little crabs after doing a lot of research on them. I've already named them Herman, Sheldon, Buttons, and Scooter. My brother named Herman, Sheldon was named because he loves sitting with the shells and spends a lot of time playing with them, Buttons my cousin named, and S...
by JF27051
Sun May 03, 2020 12:59 am
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Accidentally dug up a crab but not sure if he was molting
Replies: 1
Views: 134

Accidentally dug up a crab but not sure if he was molting

Since you've come to the emergency forum, we know you want a fast answer to your question. In order for us to figure out the problem as quickly as possible, we ask that you answer the following questions as best you can. Some of them may seem odd, but they're all designed to give us the information...