What Do I Do When My Hermit Crab Is Molting ? , Hermit Crab Facts

Hermit Crab Facts

Hermit Crab Facts

Hermit crabs are becoming popular pets for two reasons. One, they are relatively inexpensive to keep as pets; and second, they are pretty easy to keep. So, any person, who is looking for a different type of pet, but does not want to spend too much time or money taking care of the pet, can opt for hermit crabs. However, before getting a hermit crab as a pet, it is important to find out some hermit crab facts. This will equip you better on what to expect. More...

Hermit Crabs Life Cycle

Hermit Crabs Life Cycle

The hermit crab's lifecycle and growth is very interesting, but also delicate. Especially when they hatch from the eggs, they are in the most delicate state. If you have a hermit crab, it would be interesting to learn about it lifecycle. These little creatures do make wonderful pets that are fascinating to watch. More...

What Do Hermit Crabs Like To Eat ?

What Do Hermit Crabs Like To Eat ?

Hermit crabs eat a variety of food if they are left in the wild. They feed on fallen fruits, decaying driftwood, grass, plants and things that get washed over by the tides. Most of them contain sea weeds. They are not at all fussy about their food habits and can just about survive on anything.
There are two ways in which hermit crab gets its food, one by smelling it out or by looking at other crabs eating. Smelling helps the crab identify its favorite foods. It is very fascinating to watch a hermit crab get its food. More...

What Do I Do When My Hermit Crab Is Molting ?

What Do I Do When My Hermit Crab Is Molting ?

Hermit crabs are friendly kinds and they are wonderful pets to have. When your hermit crab is molting, it means that it is undergoing a lot of stress. You should take some extra care of it at this time. There are different opinions as to how you should care for them when they are molting. More...