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by finleyfoo
Sat Sep 15, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Crabitat - issues with adding light
Replies: 14
Views: 526

Re: Crabitat - issues with adding light

Thank you! Your picture helps a lot. I am going to try to put together some bubblers - I am having trouble maintaining humidity. Also, how do you get the plastic stuff to bend coming in and out of pools? I have the same stuff but it is so rigid, that it will not stay bent down into the pool. I do ha...
by finleyfoo
Fri Sep 14, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Crabitat - issues with adding light
Replies: 14
Views: 526

Re: Crabitat - issues with adding light

Thank you so much for replying! The bulb is for heat, yes. But right now I only keep it on when I am around to monitor it. It may not be a good long term solution though. I might consider a heat pad that is made to go on the back of the tank. I have been looking online at some. I am using Fluker's a...
by finleyfoo
Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Crabitat Conditions
Topic: Crabitat - issues with adding light
Replies: 14
Views: 526

Crabitat - issues with adding light

Hi, I am pretty new to hermit crabs (have had my 2 rescues for 2 months) so I am still learning. I have a 20 gallon glass tank set up per recommendations. I have a screen top (it's a reptile terrarium). In order to maintain the humidity, I put a plexi over it and I have been able to maintain humidit...
by finleyfoo
Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: New Hermit Crab Owner!
Replies: 5
Views: 561

Re: New Hermit Crab Owner!

Thanks all, for the warm welcome!
by finleyfoo
Thu Sep 13, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: New Hermit Crab Owner!
Replies: 5
Views: 561

New Hermit Crab Owner!

Hi, I am a new and accidental hermit crab owner. About a month ago, my family and I were on vacation at the beach and of course I have seen the shops at the boardwalk that sell hermit crabs but I never considered purchasing them. One morning we were on our way down to the beach when in the middle of...