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by purplepincher
Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Crab & Care Questions
Topic: New accidental crab owner
Replies: 19
Views: 453

Re: New accidental crab owner

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by purplepincher
Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Crab & Care Questions
Topic: New accidental crab owner
Replies: 19
Views: 453

Re: New accidental crab owner

well, they need a 10 gallon tank with 6 inches of sand. make sure to bake the sand at 360 F for 30 minutes to free it of parasites. then go to your pet store and buy saltwater bowl and freshwater bowl. they CANNOT CANNOT CANNOT have tap water, so give them bottled water. also, give them logs and thi...
by purplepincher
Wed Sep 04, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: crabs leg ripped off
Replies: 6
Views: 346

Re: crabs leg ripped off

that was when his leg was ripped off.
by purplepincher
Wed Sep 04, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: crabs leg ripped off
Replies: 6
Views: 346

Re: crabs leg ripped off

no, i saw it. it was him guarding the shell, yes, but he had not switched into the shell yet.
by purplepincher
Tue Sep 03, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: crabs leg ripped off
Replies: 6
Views: 346

crabs leg ripped off

my new crab, chip, was messing with salsa as salsa was trying to switch shells. then salsa pinched chip and wouldnt let go. the chip dropped his whole leg! he should be about to molt soon, but he is so withdrawn! also, one of the other crabs was walking around with chips shell on, so im guessing the...
by purplepincher
Thu Aug 29, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Molting
Topic: crab buireid for 2 months
Replies: 2
Views: 217

Re: crab buireid for 2 months

thanks curlysister, i needed the encouragement! :)
the substrate is way too moist and im afraid his tunnel has collapsed. i want to get new substrate but i cant with him underground.
by purplepincher
Thu Aug 29, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Molting
Topic: Long Wait
Replies: 41
Views: 4871

Re: Long Wait

sry 4 ur loss. i have had the same thing happen with my crab; molting sucks. i am waiting on my crab right now that wont come up.
by purplepincher
Thu Aug 29, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: Molting
Topic: crab buireid for 2 months
Replies: 2
Views: 217

crab buireid for 2 months

my little shadow has been buiried for a looooong time. 2 months to be exact. is he still molting or have i lost all of the 3rd batch? :(
(mango and shadow were the 3rd batch, but mango died.)
by purplepincher
Wed Aug 21, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: What's Your Crab's Favorite Food?
Replies: 47
Views: 3801

Re: What's Your Crab's Favorite Food?

anything edible, and salsa seems to like the taste of metal, the derp.
by purplepincher
Wed Aug 21, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: new crab
Replies: 5
Views: 223

Re: new crab

never mind my drawing app sucks
by purplepincher
Wed Aug 21, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: new crab
Replies: 5
Views: 223

Re: new crab

But i could draw him!
by purplepincher
Wed Aug 21, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: new crab
Replies: 5
Views: 223

Re: new crab

cant. this is my school computer LOL
by purplepincher
Wed Aug 21, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: New crab de-shelled multiple times. Dead?
Replies: 5
Views: 321

Re: New crab de-shelled multiple times. Dead?

my crab got his shell ripped off his back when he surface molted when his molt tunnel colapsed. :(
he was too weak to change back. just offer him food and water.
by purplepincher
Wed Aug 21, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: new crab
Replies: 5
Views: 223

new crab

hey everybody! im back after summer vacation! so good news and bad news: bad news: i lost mango to a tragic molting accident. rest in peace, buddy. good news: i got a new crab that i named chip! he is blue/black, tan, and orange with a stripe on his head. he is a calm crab with a love for all the ot...
by purplepincher
Wed Aug 21, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: What are your crabs up to?
Replies: 2145
Views: 137878

Re: What are your crabs up to?

lol