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by KristenL0522
Sun Feb 23, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Crab came up from molt with missing limbs
Replies: 5
Views: 226

Re: Crab came up from molt with missing limbs

Girlllll me either lol thank you!
by KristenL0522
Sat Feb 22, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Crab came up from molt with missing limbs
Replies: 5
Views: 226

Re: Crab came up from molt with missing limbs

It is 2 separate crabs that are missing the claws. And yes it is not insulated over it. They are cut out around it. Guess I should’ve been more specific in that. I read that they can be a fire hazard so I did do that. Thanks for the advice though y’all!! I thought maybe that was best but with him/he...
by KristenL0522
Sat Feb 22, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Crab came up from molt with missing limbs
Replies: 5
Views: 226

Crab came up from molt with missing limbs

Since you've come to the emergency forum, we know you want a fast answer to your question. In order for us to figure out the problem as quickly as possible, we ask that you answer the following questions as best you can. Some of them may seem odd, but they're all designed to give us the information...
by KristenL0522
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Insulation question
Replies: 4
Views: 205

Re: Insulation question

Yea, I did cut around the heaters and put it on the back and one side. I have a glass top on it now. Thanks!
by KristenL0522
Mon Oct 14, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Insulation question
Replies: 4
Views: 205

Re: Insulation question

Thank you for the links! I was afraid of that. 😔
by KristenL0522
Mon Oct 14, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Insulation question
Replies: 4
Views: 205

Insulation question

Hello! Quick question about insulating my tank. I have 2 zoomed heaters that I am using to heat my tank. They were given to me so I’m just using them for now until I can get a different one. Can I put the reflectix insulation on the zoomed heater? I’ve read different things and can’t find anything i...
by KristenL0522
Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Jeff came up!
Replies: 3
Views: 304

Re: Jeff came up!

😍😍
Those first molts are tough!! Glad he made it through!! ❤️
by KristenL0522
Sat Sep 28, 2019 3:09 am
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Crabs Molting, Not Enough Substrate
Replies: 29
Views: 765

Re: Crabs Molting, Not Enough Substrate

I can’t answer the question about bathing him. I’m not sure it would be terrible if you do but just using all EE has mixed opinions on it and that it is not good. I personally wouldn’t use all EE. It’s best mixed with play sand. Is there no where close to be able to get play sand at?
by KristenL0522
Fri Sep 27, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Hello! Me and my Hermit crab journey
Replies: 1
Views: 175

Re: Hello! Me and my Hermit crab journey

Hello!! Welcome!! Sounds like you’re doing good and in the same boat we are all in!! You’re in good company :hlol: :hlol: I’m glad to have found this place as well. I’d be in a mess if not.
by KristenL0522
Mon Sep 23, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Found possible molting crab under water dish
Replies: 7
Views: 366

Re: Found possible molting crab under water dish

Right. I understand and that makes sense. The other 2 already molted and are back up but I’m sure could potentially go down again anytime. I could do at least the one that I know she is not around. Thanks for the advice!!
by KristenL0522
Sun Sep 22, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Found possible molting crab under water dish
Replies: 7
Views: 366

Re: Found possible molting crab under water dish

Yes! Once everyone is up and not molting I am going to change them out to something like that. She dug a lot deeper to where I couldn’t see her anymore so I did just put the water dish back on there for them. Thanks y’all!
by KristenL0522
Sun Sep 22, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Found possible molting crab under water dish
Replies: 7
Views: 366

Re: Found possible molting crab under water dish

I did not see any exo and my substrate is about 6 inches deep. It settled some and I didn’t account for that when I set the tank up.
by KristenL0522
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Found possible molting crab under water dish
Replies: 7
Views: 366

Re: Found possible molting crab under water dish

I can’t edit it but here is the picture I took

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by KristenL0522
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: Found possible molting crab under water dish
Replies: 7
Views: 366

Found possible molting crab under water dish

Since you've come to the emergency forum, we know you want a fast answer to your question. In order for us to figure out the problem as quickly as possible, we ask that you answer the following questions as best you can. Some of them may seem odd, but they're all designed to give us the information...
by KristenL0522
Wed Sep 18, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: Possible fight after a new molter comes up
Replies: 3
Views: 175

Re: Possible fight after a new molter comes up

Hi! thanks for the response! Yes I know I am at my limit with them. Lol I was toying with the idea of getting another one and my friend said she knew someone trying to get rid of hers and there were 3 in a small tote carrier and I couldn’t leave them like that. I completely understand your take on i...