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by nkurz
Mon Jun 08, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Wood in tank (and purchasing decorations)
Replies: 3
Views: 181

Wood in tank (and purchasing decorations)

I had wood in my tank, but I quickly took it out as it developed mold. I had a half log and a cholla stick. How do you treat the wood to prevent it from growing mold in the high humidity? I tried searching for answers online, but I didn't have much luck. On another note, where do you guys find all y...
by nkurz
Mon Jun 08, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: Favorite foods?
Replies: 10
Views: 430

Re: Favorite foods?

My two LOVE carrot. They eat that for hours. They also like river shrimp that I bought. One time, Jacques took the shrimp everywhere he went in the tank until it was gone. They also like to eat chunks of hard boiled eggs.They used to love eating strawberries and would eat almost all of it, but recen...
by nkurz
Mon Jun 08, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: hermies climbing
Replies: 2
Views: 139

hermies climbing

I recently purchased a coconut fiber climbing wall for my tank. My two small hermit crabs were climbing on it this morning at the top and have hung out there for over 6 hours. One of them was up there before I woke up (6:30 am) and the other one joined it. Where ever the slightly bigger crab goes, t...
by nkurz
Thu May 21, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Replacing Substrate
Replies: 5
Views: 153

Re: Replacing Substrate

Thank you! I read that you should replace the substrate every 6 months and it was getting close to that time. I did not know that you could have it that long. That makes it a lot easier!
by nkurz
Thu May 21, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Replacing Substrate
Replies: 5
Views: 153

Replacing Substrate

One of my hermit crabs has been hiding and I haven't seen him in a while. It is time for me to replace my substrate but I don't know what to do about the hiding crab. I can't remember the last time I saw him, but I remember him hiding for long periods before. As a new crab owner, I am not for sure w...