How long can a hermit crab live without food or water?

Answer Hermit crabs can live up to 10 days without food. They need a constant supply of water. They eat up to 1/2 inch of food every two to three days. Give them water in a clam shell, and clear away rott... Read More »

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How to Make Your Hermit Crab Live for a Long Time?

A lot of times, people think of hermit crabs as throw-away pets so they don't take care of it as good as they possibly can so the hermit crabs die fast. This will explain how to keep your hermit cr... 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 »

Can a hermit crab live in freshwater?

According to, land hermit crabs cannot live in fresh water. However, they need a continuous supply of fresh drinking water. These crabs can be bathed (for a few minutes) or gently m... Read More »

How to Make Hermit Crab Food?

Happy Hermit crab enjoying his saladDon't want to spend any money and feed your hermit crabs? Why not make your own? Learn how here.