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by jonathon1989
Tue Nov 17, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: Shells
Topic: Dyed Shells?
Replies: 4
Views: 110

Re: Dyed Shells?

Dyed is just as bad as paint since both contaon chemicals that are harmful to crabs. The problem arises when they chip away at their own shells and when they go into the water pools and the paint leaks into the water.


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by jonathon1989
Mon Nov 16, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Our Isopod keeps multiplying!
Replies: 12
Views: 451

Re: Our Isopod keeps multiplying!

Adorable!!!!! Did you make that?


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by jonathon1989
Sun Nov 15, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Should I add two small crabs to the main tank?
Replies: 8
Views: 168

Re: Should I add two small crabs to the main tank?

Also be sure to give everyone (old and new) a quick dip in the fresh water so they all smell the same. How many crabs of what size will then be in the 20? There are currently five crabs in the 20 gallon tank. Four large PPS, one small E, and the two small ones will be seven all together. Sent from ...
by jonathon1989
Sun Nov 15, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Should I add two small crabs to the main tank?
Replies: 8
Views: 168

Re: Should I add two small crabs to the main tank?

My water dishes are really deep and big. Would that be a problem? I cant add small dishes becuase there is no room. The main tank is 20 gallons.


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by jonathon1989
Sun Nov 15, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Should I add two small crabs to the main tank?
Replies: 8
Views: 168

Re: Should I add two small crabs to the main tank?

curlysister wrote:Is your worry that they will be over crowded? Or is your worry the size difference?
Or something else?
The size difference.


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by jonathon1989
Sun Nov 15, 2020 5:13 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Should I add two small crabs to the main tank?
Replies: 8
Views: 168

Should I add two small crabs to the main tank?

I currently have two small crabs the size of dimes in a seperate tank but I wanted to know if it would be safe to add them to the main tank with my large crabs.

Jonathon
by jonathon1989
Tue Nov 10, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Screaming Molter!
Replies: 4
Views: 154

Re: Screaming Molter!

It could be he is he scratching at the bottom of the tank as hermit crabs can chirp very loudly but not scream. However, it is up to you whether or not to intervene, conferring the tank. Are you absolutely the molting hermit crab is the source of the sound?
by jonathon1989
Thu Nov 05, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Naked Crab!
Replies: 7
Views: 223

Re: Naked Crab!

Keep us updated!
by jonathon1989
Thu Nov 05, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Naked Crab!
Replies: 7
Views: 223

Re: Naked Crab!

From what I'm reading your tank is too small for the amount of crabs that you have. First, immediately, reshell the naked crab and ISO. Guide written by JoeHermits of the Hermit Crab Association. In certain situations, a hermit crab may leave its shell without acquiring a new one, usually as a resul...
by jonathon1989
Tue Nov 03, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: New Mother of 2!!
Replies: 10
Views: 460

Re: New Mother of 2!!

So happy to know you were there to reschedule those crabbies. [emoji3590][emoji886]


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by jonathon1989
Tue Nov 03, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: Crab & Care Questions
Topic: Adopting 3 new crabbies!!
Replies: 9
Views: 413

Adopting 3 new crabbies!!

Congrats on the new crabbies!!! [emoji886][emoji886][emoji886]


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by jonathon1989
Sat Oct 31, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: Shells
Topic: Blackberry changed shells!
Replies: 5
Views: 374

Re: Blackberry changed shells!

Pumpkincrab wrote:Update: changed back to her original shell. Sigh. XD
I would recommend removing that shell from the tank if she changes into a bigger shell again.


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by jonathon1989
Sat Oct 31, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Shells
Topic: Blackberry changed shells!
Replies: 5
Views: 374

Blackberry changed shells!

Good for BlackBerry. Those little hermies keep us on our toes.


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by jonathon1989
Sat Oct 31, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Species?
Replies: 11
Views: 609

Re: Species?

crabbycasey wrote:Aww, is that an Ecuadorian Jonathon? So cute...love their little eyes! [emoji3526]


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He is. He follows around all the bigger crabs and cuddles with him.


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by jonathon1989
Sat Oct 31, 2020 8:01 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Species?
Replies: 11
Views: 609

Species?

He looks like my cocoa.
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