Can i put a rug in my hermit crab cage instead of rocks?

Answer On One Hand: Good Choices for Crab BeddingHermit crabs love to burrow and must have a substrate in their habitat that will allow them to dig. Healthy hermit crabs also grow and molt. When a hermit ... Read More »

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How do I set up a hermit crab cage?

TankHouse the hermit crabs in a glass tank. Use a 10-gallon tank for up to three hermit crabs and a 20-gallon tank for up to six hermit crabs.Substrate and FurnitureCover the bottom of the tank wit... Read More »

How Do I Clean Out a Hermit Crab Cage?

Remove all hermit crabs and empty hermit crab shells and place them in a plastic bucket with tall, smooth sides. Have someone watch to make sure the crabs don't climb out.Take out all accessories i... Read More »

How to Build a Hermit Crab Cage?

An editor has suggested that this article be merged with:"How to Create the Ideal Hermit Crabs Habitats" Per the merge policy, if these topics are determined to be similar but distinct, then the ar... Read More »

How do I know when a hermit crab is going to have a baby hermit crab?

Check for EggsLift and turn over your female hermit crab so its shell rests in your palm, and you can see its exposed underbelly. Check the left side of its abdomen for thousands of tiny red eggs,... Read More »