Hermit Crabs for Dummies

Hermit Crabs for Dummies

by Kelli A. Wilkins
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Overview

Hermit Crabs for Dummies by Kelli A. Wilkins

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!).

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780470121597
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 04/23/2007
Series: For Dummies Series
Pages: 96
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)

About 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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Hermit Crabs for Dummies 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 14 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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!!
Joseph Wentworth More than 1 year ago
Great book and it is very imformational I love it!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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 From, Getcrazilycrabby6263
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I highly think you should get this if you want to learn about hermt crabs.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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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Guest More than 1 year ago
This book was extremely informative and I enjoyed every minute reading it! Sadly, there are not that many books in print thaat helps you care for your hermit crab that are available in print version. I personally can only think of three other books (all three are recomended in here). Hope this too will help you in learning how to care for your hermit crab!
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Ready set....GOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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