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by hermitcrablover1
Fri Apr 17, 2015 7:40 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Shy crab says hello
Replies: 1
Views: 193

Re: Shy crab says hello

He is so cute. I love his eyes.
by hermitcrablover1
Wed Apr 15, 2015 5:56 am
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Strange Micro Critters Found in Salt Water Swim Hole
Replies: 6
Views: 459

Re: Strange Micro Critters Found in Salt Water Swim Hole

It is not a good idea to do a deep clean every month. It will disturb your molters and is not necessary. Personally I never do a deep clean except to add water and mix up the sub if it gets too dry. Your tank looks very nice.
by hermitcrablover1
Sat Apr 04, 2015 8:22 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: New baby!
Replies: 2
Views: 81

Re: New baby!

He is a cute little guy! I love to watch them eat. :)
by hermitcrablover1
Mon Mar 23, 2015 10:55 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: The New Tank + Some Crab Pictures! :)
Replies: 12
Views: 1435

Re: The New Tank + Some Crab Pictures! :)

Your tank looks great and your crabs are cute. :)
by hermitcrablover1
Thu Mar 19, 2015 6:40 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Is he a PP or E ??? (many pics included)
Replies: 6
Views: 466

Re: Is he a PP or E ??? (many pics included)

He is a very cute and active purple pincher. :)
by hermitcrablover1
Fri Mar 13, 2015 6:24 pm
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: Do crabs help each other?
Replies: 12
Views: 958

Re: Do crabs help each other?

Years ago my oldest son was watching 2 crabs together. The smallest one, Houdini fell and landed upside down in the water dish. He was not able to get up himself. His friend Climbie held out his bp for him to grap onto. He did not try to grab it. So Climbie reached out using his bp and grabbed onto ...
by hermitcrablover1
Sun Mar 08, 2015 10:23 pm
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: Crab not going in its house
Replies: 2
Views: 221

Re: Crab not going in its house

Hi! I would not worry. Crabs definitely have minds of their own and their behavior sometimes changes.
by hermitcrablover1
Sun Mar 08, 2015 1:23 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Dying?
Replies: 2
Views: 269

Re: Dying?

Hi! It is not unusual for crabs to pick a favorite hiding spot. They often leave their "bed" to get food and water and then return to the exact same spot so it looks like they never moved! I have a tank with larger purple pinchers that always sleep in the same area together. They leave occasionally ...
by hermitcrablover1
Sun Mar 08, 2015 12:12 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: *AUSSIE* new tank - 650L TANK - need decoration advice!
Replies: 13
Views: 448

Re: *AUSSIE* new tank - 650L TANK - need decoration advice!

I love your tank. You have done a great job. It looks terrific! I'm glad the pet store crabs have a great home. Thank you. :)
by hermitcrablover1
Sat Mar 07, 2015 9:21 am
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: 2 new small ruggies
Replies: 5
Views: 134

Re: 2 new small ruggies

They are beautiful crabs. Congratulations! :)
by hermitcrablover1
Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:17 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Elanor and Emerald shell swaps
Replies: 5
Views: 517

Re: Elanor and Emerald shell swaps

They are both cute crabs! :)
by hermitcrablover1
Thu Mar 05, 2015 8:51 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Anything else I can do for PPS?
Replies: 10
Views: 781

Re: Anything else I can do for PPS?

I am very sorry for your loss. :(
by hermitcrablover1
Tue Mar 03, 2015 7:59 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Say hi
Replies: 3
Views: 86

Re: Say hi

Hi! Welcome to hca. I love your tank. I think your crab is a purple pincher. He is really cute and has such bright colors.
by hermitcrablover1
Tue Feb 24, 2015 6:34 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Hey hey hey!
Replies: 5
Views: 101

Re: Hey hey hey!

Hi! Welcome to HCA. Great to have you. There are a great bunch of friendly people here who give great advice. Feel free to ask questions anytime. :wink: