Post by Sach-Crabministrator on Jan 30, 2013 14:07:48 GMT -5
Sach's Crab Page Emergency Template
The more completely & honestly you are able to fill this out, the faster & easier we can help you & your crab/s. Copy this, then start a new thread. Please be descriptive in your subject; as "HELP!" doesn't tell us much Paste what you copied into the new thread & add in your answers. Adding pictures is also always helpful.
HOW MANY CRABS DO YOU HAVE,WHAT SIZES ARE THEY & HOW LONG HAVE YOU HAD THEM?-(I always say name something they are the size of like a grape, ping-pong ball, etc.)
WHAT SPECIES OF CRABS DO YOU HAVE-(Self-explanatory)
TANK # AND SIZE(S))- (ie: I have 2 tanks, 75 gallon & 55 gallon)
LID TYPE-(ie: Glass, aquarium hood, etc)
SUBSTRATE USED-(ie: I use playsand and Eco Earth in an approx 5:1 ratio)
HUMIDITY SOURCE-(ie: Do you use a humidifier, mist daily, etc)
HEAT SOURCE-(ie: Under tank heater, heat bulb) Where are they located?
WHAT IS YOUR TEMP/HUMIDITY ON AVERAGE?-(Please give averages for both day & night)
WHAT TYPE OF GAUGE DO YOU USE (analog or digital)? (ie; I use AcuRite digital gauges) Where in the tank is the gauge located? (ie; 2-3" off the sub, centrally located)
HOW DO YOU TREAT YOUR WATER?-(ie: Tap water conditioner, name brand) HOW DO YOU MAKE YOUR SALT WATER?-(ie: Do you use Oceanic or Instant Ocean-name the brand)
HOW BIG/DEEP ARE YOUR POOLS?
WHAT DO YOU FEED YOUR CRABS?-(If you feed other than fresh food, what is it called & where do you get it?)
WHAT TYPES OF HIDES/CLIMBS DO YOU HAVE?-(ie: coco-hut, cholla wood, etc)
DO YOU HAVE AN ISOLATION TANK?-
HOW MANY EXTRA SHELLS AND WHAT SIZES DO YOU HAVE?-(Self-explanatory)
DESCRIBE THE PROBLEM & ANY OTHER INFO YOU THINK APPLIES-
kitty: Not much activity in my tank. One morning I got up and it looked like a tornado went through it. Water bowls tumbled, food dishes upside down. Fixed it all up and have been waiting eversince. ! Nothing. DARN !!
Mar 22, 2015 22:44:09 GMT -5
kitty: Just checking in. Monday March 22 10:40 Pm Chicago time.
Mar 22, 2015 22:41:40 GMT -5
crablet: Winter? We haven't had summer yet!
Jan 27, 2015 10:44:02 GMT -5
Sach-Crabministrator: Answers to the most common questions can be found in our quick links box on the left side of each page!
Jan 13, 2015 14:57:39 GMT -5
Sach-Crabministrator: I've now shut down the Facebook group so I can focus on the forum!!
Jan 1, 2015 6:40:35 GMT -5
jessiemae: I sent in a Adoption Template but don't see it on the board... ?
Oct 30, 2014 12:40:18 GMT -5
robin62: Where do the hermmies put their eggs for hatching??
Oct 4, 2014 15:54:23 GMT -5
Curlz: ... anyone flying to Germany?? With compessus or variabilis in baggage?
Sept 24, 2014 4:30:49 GMT -5
crabbypatti: Hey Hey HEY! Calling all newly signed up members... Be sure to post an introduction on the forum. Sure would like to meet & greet you! Hope you find the info, support & friendship you desire with your fellow Crabbers
Sept 20, 2014 9:46:08 GMT -5