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by ciaraalston
Thu Aug 15, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: Crab & Care Questions
Topic: Fumes?
Replies: 4
Views: 161

Re: Fumes?

ROSIEonFIRE wrote:Omg even better! My landlord says no ones moving in here for at least 2 weeks into the month and he's ok w me keeping the crabs here and moving them a few days into the month! Phew!

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Omg how sweet! Glad things worked out!!

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by ciaraalston
Mon Aug 12, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: Tank Build Diary
Replies: 15
Views: 434

Re: Tank Build Diary

So I got the tat stand. I didnt think to take a picture of the tank on the stand so I'm kicking myself about that but I will the next time at at the new house. In the meantime, heres a picture of the "stand". Its a dresser, the tat will go on top (obvs) and I'll keep my crab supplies in the drawers...
by ciaraalston
Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Water
Topic: PPs and Es pools
Replies: 8
Views: 295

Re: PPs and Es pools

Check out Cholla Queens presentation from crab con. I had links posted to it in a few topics. It really made me rethink my pool set up. It goes into how she saw the crabs tip toeing at the waters edge but not really going in. After experimenting she went bioactive with her water and saw a huge incr...
by ciaraalston
Tue Aug 06, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: Water
Topic: PPs and Es pools
Replies: 8
Views: 295

Re: PPs and Es pools

Check out Cholla Queens presentation from crab con. I had links posted to it in a few topics. It really made me rethink my pool set up. It goes into how she saw the crabs tip toeing at the waters edge but not really going in. After experimenting she went bioactive with her water and saw a huge incr...
by ciaraalston
Tue Aug 06, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Water
Topic: PPs and Es pools
Replies: 8
Views: 295

Re: PPs and Es pools

Same here, I've got Tupperware bowls that are so boring. I'd love to utilize the space I have in this 80 to the best crabitat I can, so I was thinking of using critter keepers as pools....
Please send the link! :)

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by ciaraalston
Tue Aug 06, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Water
Topic: PPs and Es pools
Replies: 8
Views: 295

PPs and Es pools

Hey y'all! I see so many with these awesome pools for their crabitats. I'm so jelly! [emoji7][emoji7][emoji7] I just have access to PPs and Es, and I barely ever see them in the water. Of course the pools get dirty, but I've actually never seen them fully submerge. Is it worth me going all out for c...
by ciaraalston
Sat Jul 27, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Dry top layer?
Replies: 8
Views: 235

Dry top layer?

Does anyone else have the "issue" where the top layer all across the tank about 2CM deep is dry, but the rest of the sub is okay? If I do the pencil test, it all holds firm except the top little bit spills into the hole. I've attached a photo to help give a visual. The lighter part at the top is dry...
by ciaraalston
Fri Jul 26, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: Saltwater Pool Upgrade! Crabmas in July
Replies: 14
Views: 478

Re: Saltwater Pool Upgrade! Crabmas in July

Holy moly, that's awesome!!!! I'll watch the video when I get home from work, but man that's an awesome view! Got me rethinking my pools!! Not sure if I can fit 2 of your pools in my 80 though [emoji23][emoji23] Awesome job M! You always have very educational and exceptional posts! Sent from my SM-G...
by ciaraalston
Wed Jul 24, 2019 11:49 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: I HAVE ZOEA!!!!!
Replies: 209
Views: 32821

Re: I HAVE ZOEA!!!!!

I still have them! I've just been busy! I also purchased all new stuff to prepare a new kriesel this year. The huge decor bowls I used last year are working fine, but I'm hoping the kriesel will be less work! :hlol: Yay!!! So happy for you!!!! You've got this! Sent from my SM-G935V using Tapatalk
by ciaraalston
Wed Jul 17, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: Sebastian update!
Replies: 5
Views: 185

Re: Sebastian update!

Thank yall so much! This was my first ever crab emergency and I was worried for a while! He's a strong one though!!

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by ciaraalston
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Humidity and dried sub
Replies: 3
Views: 184

Re: Humidity and dried sub

Thanks y'all!
Do you think bigger air stones would help? right now I have the small ones that are like 2 for $1 at Walmart.

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by ciaraalston
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: Sebastian update!
Replies: 5
Views: 185

Sebastian update!

Hey y'all! As you may remember, Sebastian was attacked earlier this year. I had him in an ISO tote since, letting him molt and recover. Well, he molted about 3 times, and he's grown his pincher back and it's almost back to the size it was before! I tried adding him into the 80 with the rest a little...
by ciaraalston
Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Humidity and dried sub
Replies: 3
Views: 184

Humidity and dried sub

Hey y'all! I've been noticing lately that the top half inch of my sub is dry. if I do the pencil test, it holds except a little at the top falls in. I'm reading high 70s to low 80s in humidity and the temp stays between 79 and 83F. I have zero condensation on the glass, which I used to have a lot in...
by ciaraalston
Sun Jul 14, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Breeding
Topic: I HAVE ZOEA!!!!!
Replies: 209
Views: 32821

Re: I HAVE ZOEA!!!!!

GotButterflies wrote:Thank you! There were sheds in the water today [emoji4]


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You're gonna have so many baby hermit crabs, you're going to need another CrabCon!!!!
Please update YouTube, here, or Instagram so we can follow your journey!!!

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by ciaraalston
Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: Moss pit and pool locations??
Replies: 10
Views: 533

Re: Moss pit and pool locations??

Would larger air stones solve that problem maybe? I've been considering it in my 80 because the humidity has been like 72 to 79 lately

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