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by tlivs
Tue May 25, 2010 12:08 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: A Discussion on Substrate
Replies: 68
Views: 23198

well i had all EE to begin with, hen i started crabbing about a year ago now i just recently changed by substrate to 5:1 they all hate it. every single one of them. i have 5 crabs, and they all are staying in the shell shop day and night. Not a single one has dug down and if they need water or food ...
by tlivs
Sun May 23, 2010 5:09 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: radical ruggie changes
Replies: 14
Views: 1544

wow thats crazy!
they definitely do look like different crabs
by tlivs
Wed May 05, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: C. Compressus
Replies: 15
Views: 2287

haha every time i saw her antennae moving i felt like she was laughing
by tlivs
Sun Apr 25, 2010 12:54 am
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: my crabitat build photo journal!!
Replies: 249
Views: 74980

AHHHHH IT LOOKS SO AWESOME WITH THE FLOWERS ALL IN
can i live in there

ps have you thought about what you're going to do if/when you move?
by tlivs
Mon Apr 19, 2010 8:39 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: Better Nets?
Replies: 19
Views: 7233

Thanks. I managed to get a few rows done earlier. Hemp is not easy to knit. :| I'll keep pushing through though. I want it to hang across the back wall of my 'tat so I have quite a ways to go! :D it sure isn't! my net is full of holes because of dropped stitches that i couldn't keep a hold of but m...
by tlivs
Mon Apr 19, 2010 8:16 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: my crabitat build photo journal!!
Replies: 249
Views: 74980

ooo :hlol: :hlol: :hlol: those are small pots where my ferns and other plants will be placed in- I got two large caves on the right hand side for them so that's where they will be lol. so all those little pot looking pieces are going to be plants~ oooooohohhhhhhh ok! i was thinking those were all g...
by tlivs
Mon Apr 19, 2010 12:06 am
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: my crabitat build photo journal!!
Replies: 249
Views: 74980

hi tlivs~ I have two caves for them. one that you see in front of the tank, and one in right hand corner(not done yet though). I took these hidey pic just for you :) are the things that look like terra cotta pots not going to be hideys? or are they there temporarily just for structure or something?...
by tlivs
Sun Apr 18, 2010 11:45 am
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: my crabitat build photo journal!!
Replies: 249
Views: 74980

wow with all those built in hideys you'll never see your crabs!
this is incredible and i am impressed you figured out a plan to do this
i dont think i would have ever thought of most things you are doing
by tlivs
Sun Apr 11, 2010 8:34 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: my crabitat build photo journal!!
Replies: 249
Views: 74980

those crabs are going to think they have been let back into the wild
by tlivs
Sun Apr 11, 2010 3:00 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: my crabitat build photo journal!!
Replies: 249
Views: 74980

wow this is going to look so nice! the lfs by by is dedicated to salt water fish and they have tons of aquariums set up all decorated for me to steal ideas from, and there is a couple for reptiles and they look great, they remind me of the picture you posted! you're so lucky you have the space to do...
by tlivs
Fri Apr 09, 2010 2:12 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Exotic Land Hermit Crab Paradise for Crabs
Replies: 67
Views: 19437

i have plexi glass covering my entire lid, with a square space for ventilation i dont have a mister, nor do i have the room to put one in right now, as i am keeping my crabitat on the telephone cubby.. there is not enough room for it ETA: i just looked them up and i see they're are quite small, so i...
by tlivs
Fri Apr 09, 2010 12:22 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Exotic Land Hermit Crab Paradise for Crabs
Replies: 67
Views: 19437

aquav, Hi and thanks for your question its a good one. One of the biggest misunderstandings about EE is that it is soil. EE is compost. No were on earth would there be that much co co nut fiber without mixed in leaves, sand, and other substrate. Your right some crabs need different soils but the on...
by tlivs
Thu Apr 08, 2010 12:29 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Exotic Land Hermit Crab Paradise for Crabs
Replies: 67
Views: 19437

i dont think people are bent about it i just think people may be weary about the whole thing, which is actually good no one is criticizing him (i dont think, but i cant speak for anyone but myself) they just want to know more and get more facts before accepting it if everyone just heard of a new spe...
by tlivs
Thu Mar 25, 2010 7:44 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Substrate airing
Replies: 19
Views: 4061

Karbon wrote:The fuzz. The sprouts are chia I threw them in for laughs looks kinda neat but my crabs don't seem to want to eat them
hahah k i was like that looks nothing like mold...
lol woops
by tlivs
Thu Mar 25, 2010 4:32 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: Anyone know how I can do this?
Replies: 7
Views: 1326

haha i found that too when i first started crabbing to get ideas for my tank and loved it! although she doesnt have the right sand or deep enough sand... when i got plexiglass for the top of my tank, the hardware store said they wouldnt cut it anyways so i brought it home and did it myself take a me...