She’ll fight

Where we discuss the behavior of our hermit crabs, as in fights, pecking orders, shell swaps, etc. Please post all naked-crab posts in the Emergency forum.
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She’ll fight

Post by AwesomeHermit » Tue Jul 21, 2020 4:00 pm

Don’t have much just time what do I do I can’t separate them
One or hopefully two Clypeatus
Goodbye my little E. See you soon.
Bye Fred. You lasted almost 4 years with me. Hope you're with my E now! See you soon Reeba as well. I can't believe I lost you only after a month.
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Re: She’ll fight

Post by wodesorel » Tue Jul 21, 2020 4:52 pm

Dunk them both in the pool, and rinse a few choice shells in saltwater. If they are serious though, one will continue to attack the other and will need contained separately.
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Re: She’ll fight

Post by AwesomeHermit » Tue Jul 21, 2020 7:08 pm

I ended up separating them and the attacker is in a 10 gal. It was very scary, I heard chirping from PPs for the first time. Just seeing a big pincer open a milimeter from a leg got my nerves up
One or hopefully two Clypeatus
Goodbye my little E. See you soon.
Bye Fred. You lasted almost 4 years with me. Hope you're with my E now! See you soon Reeba as well. I can't believe I lost you only after a month.
Crabbing for 4 years!


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Re: She’ll fight

Post by skygreg007 » Sat Jul 25, 2020 2:28 pm

Hermit jail time. One of my crabs was a bully. Lost all his friends from his antics.

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