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Shell Sizes

This is a pretty important topic – Hermit Crab shells! A Hermit Crab’s shell is basically it’s home, so giving your crab the variety of shells it needs is vital. 112 more words

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Hermit Crab Update #3

Hey everyone! Just a little announcement. I have a set date on when I will get my Hermit Crabs. This date shouldn’t change at all! I will have my Hermit Crabs by December  140 more words

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Hermit Crab Food

This is an easy question – what should I feed my Hermit Crab? The answer? Almost anything! Hermit Crabs are omnivores, which means that they can eat plants and meats. 269 more words

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Imitation Crab

Animal keepers have a practice, or rather, a category of practices, called “behavioral enrichment.” This term refers to novel situations, opportunities for activity, and other physical and mental stimulation that we give to the animals that we keep. 642 more words

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An Education in Crabs

Not too long ago, I wrote an article for Money-Fax.com that featured this paragraph:

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Hermit crabs are fantastic little creatures. You might even have fond memories of fishing them out of the ocean yourself or keeping them in your elementary school classroom.

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Molting 101 - What to do if your Hermit Crab is Going to Molt or is in a Molt

This is another post in my series, “Molting 101,” and it is about what to do if you see the signs that your Crab is going to Molt and what you should do if you missed the signs and your Crab is already in a Molt. 502 more words

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Hermit Crab Update #2

This is a follow – up post to, “Hermit Crab Update,” so if you haven’t read that post yet, you should do so now.

I am here with another update! 298 more words

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