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Need Adopter for 1 Abandoned Hermit Crab - Baltimore, MD

Posted: Thu Jun 18, 2020 6:11 pm
by Lannydeb
Hello,
I found an abandoned pet hermit crab- its shell is neon orange with googly eyes, on the beach in the Outer Banks, NC. I wasn't sure if I should leave it, but I did a little research and it looks like this hermit crab is not native to the NC area. So I took it with me, and have housed it temporarily. I am on vacation and am from Maryland. I do not have any experience raising a hermit crab and I know that they need a lot of care, so I am trying to find it a good home with someone that has the knowledge to care for it properly.

Location (nearest large city, state, country): Baltimore/Annapolis MD; Not far from Washington DC
How Far Will You Travel?: I am willing to travel locally in the metro area or maybe about 2 hours
Would You Be Willing to Ship? (Applicable in the USA Only): I am willing to ship, I need to learn about the proper way to safely ship a hermit crab
Number of Crabs, Size of The Crabs, and Species If Known: 1 small crab, I believe it is a purple pincher hermit crab
Supplies and Tank That Are Included (If Any): I do not own any supplies
Adoption or Supply Fee Being Asked (If Any): No fee
I Would Like to Be Contacted By - Email - or - PM - . leyandeb at gmail dot com

Re: Need Adopter for 1 Abandoned Hermit Crab - Baltimore, MD

Posted: Thu Jun 18, 2020 7:57 pm
by dianap712
Hi, I am new in the hermit crab world. I just got a 10 gallon tank and I have room for another crab. I live in Germantown, MD. Id be happy to rescue this little one if nobody else with more experice can take it. Let me know.

Re: Need Adopter for 1 Abandoned Hermit Crab - Baltimore, MD

Posted: Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:55 pm
by FJrocks003
PM me if he did not already get a home. I live in Baltimore (Catonsville, really) and I have a 20 gallon tank with a small colony of crabs and was looking for another one.

Re: Need Adopter for 1 Abandoned Hermit Crab - Baltimore, MD

Posted: Fri Jul 24, 2020 10:10 am
by Gin27
has this crab found a new home? I can take it.

Re: Need Adopter for 1 Abandoned Hermit Crab - Baltimore, MD

Posted: Mon Jul 27, 2020 1:02 pm
by scohn5
If you are still looking for an adopter I am looking to add one to my current crabitat. I have a 20 gal tank with a purple pincher needing a buddy! Please PM me!!

Re: Need Adopter for 1 Abandoned Hermit Crab - Baltimore, MD

Posted: Sat Aug 08, 2020 10:35 am
by sulalith
Hello:

We have three hermit crabs with shells. We brought them by mistake when the shells were picked up. They looking for a good home.

Can be picked up this weekend.

Sula