How Do I Take Care of Hermit Crab Sand?

Answer Pour calcium-based hermit crab sand, children's play sand or marine aquarium sand in the pet's tank to maintain 3 to 5-inches of substrate at all times. Add enough sand so the crab can fully bury h... Read More »

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How to Take Care of a Land Hermit Crab?

So... you want to have a pet land hermit crab? These critters are amazing pets that love to interact with humans. They are friendly, hardy, and cute.

How do I take care of a wild marine hermit crab?

Setting Up An AquariumFill a small aquarium (a five gallon tank will work) with saltwater, making sure the water level is high enough so that the crab remains submerged at all times. Add any plant... Read More »

How to Take Care of a Hermit Crab Without Equipment?

Do you like hermit crabs, but you don't want to spend $100-$200 on expensive equipment? This article will explain how to care for hermit crabs without all the expense.

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 »