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by CrabbahN.E.
Wed Nov 22, 2017 3:47 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: Feeding thanksgiving style
Replies: 5
Views: 1047

Feeding thanksgiving style

Can hermies eat the giblets from the turkey if they are cooked??
by CrabbahN.E.
Mon Mar 07, 2016 3:41 pm
Forum: Water
Topic: Silicone for glueing rocks, what kind is right?
Replies: 3
Views: 520

Re: Silicone for glueing rocks, what kind is right?

Great, thanks Landlubber!
by CrabbahN.E.
Mon Mar 07, 2016 11:53 am
Forum: Water
Topic: Silicone for glueing rocks, what kind is right?
Replies: 3
Views: 520

Silicone for glueing rocks, what kind is right?

I saw a lot of people use silicone for glueing rocks and such to the bottom of their deep water bowls or containers. Is this silicone acrylic caulking that you typically use for tubs sinks or Windows , or something else. Is it white or clear. Is there a specific brand that works well. I don't want t...
by CrabbahN.E.
Thu Mar 03, 2016 11:23 pm
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: Everyone is down
Replies: 7
Views: 328

Re: Everyone is down

That's cool one of your little guys comes up for you. They can be frustrating at times with the amount of time they prefer to be buried. I have five and in the seven weeks I have had them four have been down the whole time and number five is in a half log hut hiding and refuses to come out. It does ...
by CrabbahN.E.
Mon Feb 29, 2016 10:58 pm
Forum: Shells
Topic: New shell won't dig under, too big to molt under substrate?n
Replies: 6
Views: 1035

Re: New shell won't dig under, too big to molt under substra

Would it help if I took some pictures of him and the crabitat and posted them or should I leave him alone?
by CrabbahN.E.
Mon Feb 29, 2016 10:54 pm
Forum: Shells
Topic: New shell won't dig under, too big to molt under substrate?n
Replies: 6
Views: 1035

Re: New shell won't dig under, too big to molt under substra

Update, he moved to another half log cave that is on a second level that I made out of a cork board.he is still not eating he hangs out inside the half log cave and doesn't come out. I haven't checked him physically to see the condition of his nails and coloring.and I am hesitant to disturb him beca...
by CrabbahN.E.
Wed Feb 24, 2016 5:15 pm
Forum: Shells
Topic: New shell won't dig under, too big to molt under substrate?n
Replies: 6
Views: 1035

Re: New shell won't dig under, too big to molt under substra

Thank you, I will frequently check him and leave him alone.
by CrabbahN.E.
Wed Feb 24, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Shells
Topic: New shell won't dig under, too big to molt under substrate?n
Replies: 6
Views: 1035

New shell won't dig under, too big to molt under substrate?n

I have 5 crabs, four dug under, for destressing or possible molts for four weeks.recently bought. The other crab changed shells ?from a 2 inch pico with a 1 inch opening to a 3 inch turbo with a 1 1/2 inch opening. He has never gone under in the new shell looks a little small for it and won't change...
by CrabbahN.E.
Thu Feb 18, 2016 10:27 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: Opinions, crabs have good sense of smell or not?
Replies: 3
Views: 403

Opinions, crabs have good sense of smell or not?

Through research I realized that feeding fresh foodstuffs is healthier for the crabs. I put an assortment of fresh foods out all in separate tiny shells. Fresh cooked corn and carrot in one,honey, peanut butter,raw scallops,raw haddock,raw clam, Apple.all in separate small shells. The peanut butter ...
by CrabbahN.E.
Mon Feb 15, 2016 11:21 am
Forum: Archivables
Topic: Buried crabs
Replies: 7
Views: 273

Re: Buried crabs

Realizing the disappearing act is normal behavior puts my mind at ease. I am frequently up past midnight and typically get up once also so I often watch the one that is up and about. I didn't expect it to be easy to take care of them. My girlfriend mentioned she had two in the past and would like to...
by CrabbahN.E.
Mon Feb 15, 2016 3:19 am
Forum: Archivables
Topic: Buried crabs
Replies: 7
Views: 273

Re: Buried crabs

Thanks for your help! I have 7 inches of substrate in it 4/1 playsand e.e. Combo. the tank is 17 inches from top to bottom. I am planning on getting a bigger tank soon.i didn't expect to be so interested in these awesome little creatures. I bought one for my girlfriend for Christmas in one of those ...
by CrabbahN.E.
Sun Feb 14, 2016 7:09 pm
Forum: Archivables
Topic: Buried crabs
Replies: 7
Views: 273

Buried crabs

Hi all,I am new to this forum and have had my crabs about six weeks now.I have five one jumbo three medium and two small in a twenty gallon aquarium. They have fresh water,salt water,food all changed daily.humidity at 78 temp at 75 . I assumed temp too low from previous reading got a temp light now ...