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by KellyCrabbieLove
Mon Feb 22, 2016 1:36 pm
Forum: Emergency
Topic: 48 HOURS OUT OF SHELL
Replies: 6
Views: 688

Re: 48 HOURS OUT OF SHELL

No. The shell holds shell water to keep their abdomen and gills moist. Without it to protect then and keep them moist they will dry out and die.

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Mon Feb 22, 2016 1:32 pm
Forum: Archivables
Topic: Do I fill in the holes?
Replies: 11
Views: 1744

Re: Do I fill in the holes?

I fill them all the time. Often laughing maniacally. Lol

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Fri Feb 19, 2016 7:03 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: gonopores, always in pairs? (pics)
Replies: 11
Views: 1843

Re: gonopores, always in pairs? (pics)

Yes. He looks like a boy. :) I think our colonies may balance out themselves genderwise. Most of my crabs were male and then they started growing gonopores. Lol

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Fri Feb 19, 2016 10:28 am
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: What are your crabs up to?
Replies: 2134
Views: 134108

Re: What are your crabs up to?

All over. That is called an African turbo and I bought it online from user mygann on ebay. I have bought from mggann, naples and etsy online. A few others on ebay as well.

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Thu Feb 18, 2016 8:53 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Just completed my last adoption
Replies: 18
Views: 244

Re: Just completed my last adoption

charbeenie wrote:Too cute! She is excited about having new shells!

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It feels good to see her so at peace. :)

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Thu Feb 18, 2016 8:53 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Just completed my last adoption
Replies: 18
Views: 244

Re: Just completed my last adoption

hprmom wrote:Sweet. :) Congrats! Our Hermie had been stuck in a painted shell forever when we got him, and now he is a total shopaholic, LOL. Your new girl must think she's in shell heaven!
She has changed several more times. :)

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Thu Feb 18, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: DIY Crabbie Decor!
Replies: 27
Views: 3362

Re: DIY Crabbie Decor!

These are the most beautiful pools I have ever seen. How difficult is it to keep them clean?

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Tue Feb 16, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: gonopores, always in pairs? (pics)
Replies: 11
Views: 1843

Re: gonopores, always in pairs? (pics)

My biggest E started out male. By his second molt he had a gonopore and after his third he has 2. I still call him a he though. Lol

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Tue Feb 16, 2016 3:31 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: gonopores, always in pairs? (pics)
Replies: 11
Views: 1843

Re: gonopores, always in pairs? (pics)

My Es seem to change every other molt. It really freaks me out.

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Tue Feb 16, 2016 12:15 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Just completed my last adoption
Replies: 18
Views: 244

Re: Just completed my last adoption

Congrats! How do you adopt hermit crabs? Where do you get them from? Sent from my SGH-M919 using Tapatalk Different places. I have had mine 3 different ways. Through the HCA (this last one came from here), Craigslist and then from friends and family who have come across people with them that want t...
by KellyCrabbieLove
Mon Feb 15, 2016 1:01 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Pale greyish exoskeleton
Replies: 11
Views: 1477

Re: Pale greyish exoskeleton

He is a purple pincher just differently colored. They come in all shades and color schemes really and yours just has more of the grayish purple color to hm. I have one like that too. :) I can't see hair or anything in the pic so he may be getting close to time to molt. That would effect how his exo ...
by KellyCrabbieLove
Mon Feb 15, 2016 12:56 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: Crabby CONCERNS & Newbie Introduction
Replies: 12
Views: 183

Re: Crabby CONCERNS & Newbie Introduction

I have fly paper in a few places in the warmer months because those things just don't give up!

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Mon Feb 15, 2016 12:55 pm
Forum: Our Other Pets
Topic: Finally Gave In
Replies: 11
Views: 215

Re: Finally Gave In

She is adorable.

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Sun Feb 14, 2016 9:10 pm
Forum: Our Other Pets
Topic: Finally Gave In
Replies: 11
Views: 215

Re: Finally Gave In

Why were her eyes removed? I know you said she was blind at birth but that alone doesn't seem to be a reason for surgery so I was curious as to why. Infection?

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by KellyCrabbieLove
Sat Feb 13, 2016 10:01 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: New Feeding "Dishes"
Replies: 20
Views: 3967

Re: New Feeding "Dishes"

I was disappointed because I bought the large sample pack. I still offer it now and again.

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