Hermit Crabs for Dummies

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How-to guidance on raising a happy, healthy hermit crab

Among the more unusual pets, hermit crabs are popular and easy to buy. They have distinct personalities, are active and curious, and their unique characteristics and low maintenance requirements make them good pets. This handy guide gives readers reliable advice on choosing a healthy hermit crab, selecting the proper housing, and bringing it home. It provides plenty of tips on feeding and health care, as well as having fun ...

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Overview

How-to guidance on raising a happy, healthy hermit crab

Among the more unusual pets, hermit crabs are popular and easy to buy. They have distinct personalities, are active and curious, and their unique characteristics and low maintenance requirements make them good pets. This handy guide gives readers reliable advice on choosing a healthy hermit crab, selecting the proper housing, and bringing it home. It provides plenty of tips on feeding and health care, as well as having fun with a hermit crab (such as taking part in hermit crab races!).

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470121597
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 4/23/2007
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 96
  • Sales rank: 633,877
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Meet the Author

Kelli A. Wilkins (Woodbridge, NJ) is a freelance writer and hermit crab owner. She is a former editor of Reptile & Amphibian Hobbyist magazine.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Choosing Crustaceans: All About Hermit Crabs.

Chapter 2: Is a Hermit Crab Your Perfect Pet?

Chapter 3: Buying Healthy Hermit Crabs.

Chapter 4: Creating a Comfy Crabitat.

Chapter 5: Caring for Your Hermit Crabs.

Chapter 6: Getting to Know Your Hermits.

Chapter 7: Keeping Hermie Healthy.

Ten Hermit Web Sites.

Nearly Ten Fun Hermie Activities.

Index.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 27, 2011

    Awesome!!!!

    This book was great. I learned a lot and would recommend it to anyone who wants to take great care of their little hermit crabs. It had very useful information and was worth the money!!

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 24, 2011

    Awsome

    Great book and it is very imformational I love it!!!

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 11, 2013

    AWESOME!

    Before I read this book I was a not very good hermie caretaker! But now I'm excellent! In fact, this inspired me to have a youtube channel on hermit crabs. You can check it out now. Go to Bookworm Epicminer on youtube. :D

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 26, 2014

    Ilovecoffee

    Ive had a hermit crab since around july 20 of thiz year and i named him conway and i love him and want the best for him so im hoping that this book will help me out

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 2, 2012

    Hermit crab race!

    Ready set....GOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Posted March 29, 2012

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    Sure im blak with a white birthmark of lightning

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