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post #1 of 5 Old 07-19-2012, 03:02 PM Thread Starter
Fiddler Crab "Crabitat"

I just added a male and female Fiddler Crab to the new Crabitat I created for them. It has an underwater heater, heat lamps, a Waterfall filter, crushed Coral gravel in the water part and white beach sand on the land part. There is a cabin on the "Beach" and a glow in the dark cave underwater to hide out in. Plus a few extra things as you can see in the picture.

I still need to buy some plants to suction cup to the sides to give the crabs a better way to get in and out of the water better. Right now I just added a few sections of plastic Craft Mesh to clinb on. They really love the "Stairs" that I made for them, they use them the most to get in and out of the water LOL.
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post #2 of 5 Old 07-19-2012, 03:46 PM
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I love it! Best taken care of fiddler crabs I've ever seen and their home looks cozy xD

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post #3 of 5 Old 08-03-2012, 04:46 PM
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Those are some lucky fiddler crabs!

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post #4 of 5 Old 08-06-2012, 12:41 AM
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So adorable!! I love it..makes me want em!

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post #5 of 5 Old 08-08-2012, 01:16 PM
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Driftwood would work well for the 'stairs'... What's your salinity?

Have you tried giving them any plants? If you could find it, Saltwort would be great for the land area..

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