Category: Care Sheets

A basic care guide for hermit crabs

There are many vital parts to keeping your hermit crabs alive, it seems impossible to list them all in one place. To house your new pets, a glass aquarium is best. Please allow a minimum of 45-60 litres per crab. Crabs are best kept in groups! A lid is essential. Heating can be provided using […]

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Land Hermit Crabs – A Care Guide

Land hermit crabs need a wide variety of foods offered to them daily to ensure they are getting the correct nutrition.  Here is a chart showing their basic nutritional needs. Sources of protein include dried insects, dried fish, dried meat and some veggies. Calcium sources can be from crushed oyster, egg shell and crab exoskeleton. Fruit […]

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