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by crabby33
Wed Jul 27, 2016 1:21 pm
Forum: Archivables
Topic: What is the maximum number of crabs for a 20 gallon?
Replies: 14
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Re: What is the maximum number of crabs for a 20 gallon?

And to answer your first question, no, my crabs are not dying in molt attacks.
by crabby33
Wed Jul 27, 2016 1:19 pm
Forum: Archivables
Topic: What is the maximum number of crabs for a 20 gallon?
Replies: 14
Views: 1593

Re: What is the maximum number of crabs for a 20 gallon?

Plus, I have had my two crabs for two years. That shows you how much the pet stores are in the wrong. I did all the research on my own and found that a) sand/Eco Earth is a healthier substrate and b) pellets are not good for them, kind of like eating junk food is not healthy for people.
by crabby33
Wed Jul 27, 2016 1:16 pm
Forum: Archivables
Topic: What is the maximum number of crabs for a 20 gallon?
Replies: 14
Views: 1593

Re: What is the maximum number of crabs for a 20 gallon?

I have had no problems with aggression and shell fights with the two crabs that I have. I also agree that not everyone is going to drop hundreds of dollars to upgrade. I'm one of those people. A 29 gallon runs upwards to $100 or more and I just don't have that kind of money. My mom and I have agreed...
by crabby33
Sat Jul 23, 2016 6:32 pm
Forum: Archivables
Topic: What is the maximum number of crabs for a 20 gallon?
Replies: 14
Views: 1593

Re: What is the maximum number of crabs for a 20 gallon?

I thought I read that here but maybe I read it somewhere else. I'm trying to find where I read it.
by crabby33
Sat Jul 23, 2016 4:59 pm
Forum: Archivables
Topic: What is the maximum number of crabs for a 20 gallon?
Replies: 14
Views: 1593

What is the maximum number of crabs for a 20 gallon?

I currently have 2 crabs, a medium and a large in a 20 gallon tank. I want to get one or two more. I know Purple Pinchers are generally fine with being overcrowded after reading the care files here. The amount of space for large crabs in a 20 gallon recommended here is 5.5 gallons per crab. The Herm...