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by Thatfranke
Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: DID I SCREW UP???
Replies: 5
Views: 613

Re: DID I SCREW UP???

There is a chance it could be surface molting. We recommend waiting until there is a smell just in case, because molting and dying/dead can look similar. After I took off the shell, the panic set in that he could be surface more thing. He was hunched over in out of his shell. I have seen a dead cra...
by Thatfranke
Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: DID I SCREW UP???
Replies: 5
Views: 613

Re: DID I SCREW UP???

I got him back into his shell as best as I could. He was not moving whatsoever when I pick him up or Took his shell off. I had heard that they move when the malt and so I was looking for any signs of life and really couldn’t find any. There’s a faint fishy smell on his body, but I’ve never smelled a...
by Thatfranke
Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: DID I SCREW UP???
Replies: 5
Views: 613

DID I SCREW UP???

so I think my hermit crab is dead. I came home and saw him partly out of his shell, unable to move. There were no signs of life. I poked him and nothing happened. I moved him and nothing happened. Last time when my hermit crab died, I was unable to bury them right away and instantly regretted it. I ...
by Thatfranke
Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Is my hermit crab dead?
Replies: 2
Views: 629

Is my hermit crab dead?

Hi, I have recently purchased 3 hermit crabs, one pp and two ecuadors. We were preparing for a hurricane evacuation and so I put my hermies in a portable plastic container just to make it easier should we need to take them at a moments notice. We evacuated and since then i haven’t had a chance to gi...