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by AHuff
Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: Molting
Topic: Did i hurt my crab?
Replies: 8
Views: 789

Re: Did i hurt my crab?

Once I got them I truly enjoyed taking care of them. I was thinking of purchasing another, but since Gary doesn't seem to be doing well, I think ive changed my mind.
by AHuff
Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Molting
Topic: Did i hurt my crab?
Replies: 8
Views: 789

Re: Did i hurt my crab?

Unfortunately he wasn't... I don't know if he was already dead or if I did it. My other crab has been in his tree for 2 days and hasn't eaten anything. Seems like something is wrong with him too. Not sure what im doing wrong here.
by AHuff
Wed Jul 11, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Molting
Topic: Did i hurt my crab?
Replies: 8
Views: 789

Re: Did i hurt my crab?

Is it true that he will suffocate because I collapsed his tunnel?
by AHuff
Wed Jul 11, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Molting
Topic: Did i hurt my crab?
Replies: 8
Views: 789

Did i hurt my crab?

Hi! I have 2 crabs. They usually hide under their cave. I was doing some maintenance in the tank yesterday, cleaning etc. I was digging in one area and one had dug to the bottom of the tank. I am new at this and noticed that the sand was not wet at all so I was adding some water (which I just learne...
by AHuff
Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Im a newbie and a nervous wreck!
Replies: 10
Views: 136

Re: Im a newbie and a nervous wreck!

thanks! I guess im doing that right. I appreciate your help :) I always overthink everything.
by AHuff
Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Isopods
Topic: Fresh food clean up with isopods?
Replies: 14
Views: 1638

Re: Fresh food clean up with isopods?

Newbie here. So everyone would recommend adding isopods to their tanks? I have a 10 gallon and 2 crabs.
by AHuff
Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Looking through my tank
Replies: 8
Views: 864

Re: Looking through my tank

So cute! Looks like they are holding hands! or claws lol
by AHuff
Fri Jul 06, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Im a newbie and a nervous wreck!
Replies: 10
Views: 136

Re: Im a newbie and a nervous wreck!

Can you give me a good starter diet for them? Theres so much out there. I want to give them a well balanced diet so they don't eat each other! for instance Cuttlefish.. do I just throw it in there and leave it? I don't even know what it is! lol
by AHuff
Fri Jul 06, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Im a newbie and a nervous wreck!
Replies: 10
Views: 136

Re: Im a newbie and a nervous wreck!

Thanks for all of your responses! The Crabs are fairly small, prob around 2 inches including their shells. I have around 6 inches of substrate. its a mixture of sand and eco earth. I think that Its wet enough, when I run my finger through it, it holds its shape and the walls don't collapse. I have a...
by AHuff
Thu Jul 05, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Im a newbie and a nervous wreck!
Replies: 10
Views: 136

Im a newbie and a nervous wreck!

I am that parent who got suckered into buying hermit crabs for the kids while on vacation. The person who sold them to us talked about how easy they were to care for and gave us a pamphlet on how to care for them..... feed them, water them, play with them, 12 hours of light per day. that's it! I eve...