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by Remsy
Wed Aug 05, 2020 12:21 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Under tank heater?
Replies: 1
Views: 129

Under tank heater?

I'm moving from a 10 gallon tank to a 20 gallon long and have some questions I hope some of you can answer. I want to put a background on the new tank because I didn't have one on my old one. How do you put a background on AND have a under tank heater? I noticed that some put the under tank heater o...
by Remsy
Tue Aug 04, 2020 12:08 am
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Moldy wood and net
Replies: 2
Views: 145

Moldy wood and net

So I just ran into my first mold problem today. I was saying goodbye to my hermits when I noticed white fuzzy hairs dangling from their climbing net and immediately went to the index to find out what it was. Came to the conclusion that it was in fact mold and took them out to start cleaning things. ...
by Remsy
Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Sand in pipes
Replies: 4
Views: 109

Re: Sand in pipes

Thanks!
by Remsy
Sat Aug 01, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Sand in pipes
Replies: 4
Views: 109

Sand in pipes

Any tips for keeping sand out for the sink drain? I can't always go outside to wash the food and water dishes with the hose. I was wondering if anyone came up with a filtering hack or something for washing them in the sink.
by Remsy
Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: Possible surface molt?
Replies: 4
Views: 278

Re: Possible surface molt?

Thanks for the responses. I'll add more substrate, but I'm not sure if it's right to pour the substrate on top of the crab because I can't pick them up and move them in fear of stressing them out.
by Remsy
Fri Jul 31, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: Possible surface molt?
Replies: 4
Views: 278

Possible surface molt?

I just got two new Purple Pinchers and am following the PPDS method (post purchase death syndrome). The method is a one month plan to reintroduce the hermit crabs to their ideal conditions and recover from the stress of being in the pet store. The method requires about an inch of substrate in the ta...