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by OIF_VET
Thu Sep 15, 2005 9:03 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Shipping Crabs to Australia
Replies: 9
Views: 2331

That's good :) I wasnt saying that U would if ya dint hafta...If there was a crab that I really absolutely had to have :wink: I would do the Same :)
by OIF_VET
Thu Sep 15, 2005 7:51 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Shipping Crabs to Australia
Replies: 9
Views: 2331

That Sounds Good Bundy :) Not too happy about the Shipping...BUT!
Hehe...No offense to anybody here...But if that was the only way I might be able to find a certain species I guess I would have to resort to that.....(Please Dont Flame me....Thanx :) )
by OIF_VET
Thu Sep 15, 2005 7:13 am
Forum: Shells
Topic: Shell Boiling
Replies: 14
Views: 2369

Shell Boiling

I kind of understand why to Boil Shells, But umm Why??? is it just to like remove debris? I mean like the Crabs in the wild could care less...Not that I would boil them But Why??? [smilie=dunno.gif]
by OIF_VET
Tue Sep 13, 2005 6:42 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: New Research paper by Farelly&Greenaway RE Abdominal Lun
Replies: 5
Views: 1685

Not Found on Server...
This is the Actual Message I get

The requested URL /staff/visiting/greenaway/papers/Farrelly & Greenaway 2005 ASD.pdf was not found on this server.
by OIF_VET
Mon Sep 12, 2005 7:59 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Straws
Replies: 4
Views: 426

I Dont have any Straws..Although I would Like to have 1 or 2 But I Know I am way too New to evwen attempt...They are Delicate...On the Flip side, You Could/Would Rescue them from the 30% Humidity...I have heard that the Mortality rate among Straws is Like 80% :shock: Why in the World Would People Do...
by OIF_VET
Wed Sep 07, 2005 1:05 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: keeping them alive/hands off approach
Replies: 15
Views: 1573

Me personally. I prefer the less handling Approach. These poor Lil Dudes have endured some pretty bad Stress and Poor Handling(Pet Shops)in their Lives...Yes I too like to Hold mine some ..But! My House RH is Far Below what the critters need/want...Yes, yes....You can and should mist the gill area b...
by OIF_VET
Sat Sep 03, 2005 5:29 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Coconut (Robber) Crab website
Replies: 18
Views: 2502

LOL!! I certainly will keep all my Parts away from the Pichy thing!
I took no offense...None at all! You saw something that I hadnt even thought about.
Thanx :)
by OIF_VET
Sat Sep 03, 2005 3:27 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Coconut (Robber) Crab website
Replies: 18
Views: 2502

Thank you folks for setting me staright.... Hadn't thought about the possibility of assisting in trying to help In preserving the species here stateside...MY eyes Are Open! :shock: LOL! Thinking about it, It sounds kinda cool. BUT! Youch!!! That is 1 Very very huge claw!!! and to Think that it can c...
by OIF_VET
Sat Sep 03, 2005 7:14 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Coconut (Robber) Crab website
Replies: 18
Views: 2502

After Seeing the Video, Holy Cow!!! That is Huge! As to the questions or statements like I want one or Where can I get one? My answer after watching the Video is More than Likely ya cant get them! They are a Threatened Species and the Conservationists are trying to help bring back the numbers. I am ...
by OIF_VET
Fri Sep 02, 2005 9:50 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Crabs and Salmonella
Replies: 3
Views: 1231

TY Julia :)
by OIF_VET
Fri Sep 02, 2005 9:29 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Crabs and Salmonella
Replies: 3
Views: 1231

Crabs and Salmonella

Quote from an Archived Post
"They also do not carry salmonella like some turtles or lizards carry."
My wife was concerned about the Crabs Carrying Salmonella.....Is this true? :?:
by OIF_VET
Mon Aug 29, 2005 4:10 pm
Forum: Food
Topic: The Almighty Copper Sulfate
Replies: 6
Views: 2465

For my Marine Hermies I Use Frozen Hikari Krill, frozen Hikari Mysis Shrimp, Flake and Pellet...( The Flake are for my fish. Crabs Being what they are Also eat any that get to the Bottom of the Tank )