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by ciaraalston
Mon Apr 30, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: A Good Look at my Pools
Replies: 15
Views: 1736

Re: A Good Look at my Pools

Stella, what substrate do you use? I like that natural look. Also, are your plants fake ones?
by ciaraalston
Mon Apr 30, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: New Crab Owner and Clueless!
Replies: 19
Views: 266

Re: New Crab Owner and Clueless!

Hi there! Congrats! I'm a new crab owner myself and also on a budget but here's what I've gathered. The instant ocean salt mix on Amazon is cheaper if you buy the 15 pound bag. Instructions on my bag said 1/2 cup salt to 1 gallon water. So i took a gallon of water, added Prime seachem (white bottle,...
by ciaraalston
Sun Apr 29, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: climbing wall??
Replies: 5
Views: 688

Re: climbing wall??

Have yall ever used burlap? The craft kind in walmart by the ribbons. i saw some on clearance yesterday. It was a little thin though, i could maybe double layer it?
by ciaraalston
Sun Apr 29, 2018 6:29 am
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: A Good Look at my Pools
Replies: 15
Views: 1736

Re: A Good Look at my Pools

i LOVE this! Do you have a bubbler in either of them?
by ciaraalston
Sat Apr 28, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: exciting news!
Replies: 9
Views: 99

Re: exciting news!

Hermiesguardian wrote:It's so exciting setting up a new crabitat! One question. It looks like you have a shallow end. How deep is that sand?

The more shallow end is where the water bowls are, I used plastic bowls so it's about half the depth of the other side. Should I make it even across?
by ciaraalston
Sat Apr 28, 2018 4:09 am
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: climbing wall??
Replies: 5
Views: 688

climbing wall??

I love the coconut fiber climbing wall for the back of the tank, where do yall get the material? I've looked on amazon but it's HUGE amounts, just need enough to cover a 20g long
by ciaraalston
Sat Apr 28, 2018 3:55 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: exciting news!
Replies: 9
Views: 99

Re: exciting news!

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So, i have plastic wrap on the top until my lid comes in to keep the humidity, and i want to add some color. it looks SO BORING! What y'all think?
by ciaraalston
Sat Apr 28, 2018 3:36 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: exciting news!
Replies: 9
Views: 99

exciting news!

Hey y'all! So, i finally got a 20 gallon long tank wednesday!! I bought a bag of play sand, added some flukers sand mix (has coconut fiber and other stuff mixed in) on the top, and did a double dish bubbler! I only put the bubbler into the fresh water bowl, should i add a second line to the salt wat...
by ciaraalston
Sat Apr 21, 2018 2:17 am
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: crab swapped to smaller shell
Replies: 1
Views: 643

crab swapped to smaller shell

hey yall!
so my biggest crab swapped shells the other day, FINALLY! but he moved into a shell that's smaller than the one he had. should i try to get him to move into a bigger one or just let him be? i have a small crab and him, so that's why i had different sized shells in the tank
by ciaraalston
Sat Apr 21, 2018 2:14 am
Forum: Food
Topic: scared to try new food
Replies: 1
Views: 556

scared to try new food

Hey yall! So, i found this food on amazon that i'd like to try but i'm not sure if it's good for my babies. It says "All Natural Hermit Crab Food by Eco Animal Pet Products - Wholesome Mix of Fish, Ocean Plants, Fruit, Bugs, and Nuts" It looks absolutely disgusting, so i'd assume they'll love that b...
by ciaraalston
Mon Apr 16, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: Water
Topic: Double-dish bubbler pics, yo!
Replies: 42
Views: 11579

Re: Double-dish bubbler pics, yo!

Awesome!! This is a very simple, yet perfect set up and I can't wait to upgrade my tank again and get this in there. I'll show pics in a few weeks! Thanks so much!
by ciaraalston
Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:27 am
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: i need tank ideas!
Replies: 1
Views: 262

i need tank ideas!

Has anyone ever used a 10 gal and made layers/levels to it? i'd love to utilise all the space available for them, any advice? If yall have done it before please post pics!! Actually, any 10 gallon tanks please post pics for ideas!!!! thanks :banana:
by ciaraalston
Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:22 am
Forum: Water
Topic: dechlorinator
Replies: 3
Views: 468

dechlorinator

my boyfriend uses a dechlorinator for his shrimp and i was wondering if i could use the same one.
brand name PRIME. white bottle, red label. says "removes chlorine and chloramine. detoxifies ammonia, nitrite, and nitrate. provides slime coat"
is this okay? i'd add a pic but i can't figure out how. lol
by ciaraalston
Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:10 am
Forum: Water
Topic: Double-dish bubbler pics, yo!
Replies: 42
Views: 11579

Re: Double-dish bubbler pics, yo!

You put the lid on top of the bowl with water and stones?
What is the bottom bowl with rocks for?
is this the fresh water pool??
by ciaraalston
Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:04 am
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: New owner questions
Replies: 11
Views: 172

Re: New owner questions

Has anyone ever used a 10 gal and made layers/levels to it? i'd love to utilise all the space available for them, any advice? If yall have done it before please post pics!! Actually, any 10 gallon tanks please post pics for ideas!!!! thanks :banana: