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Hermit crabs are really enjoyable pets. and they love to climb.

During the day, hermit crabs go up into the trees to sleep. then they come down in the evenings and scavenge for food.

Moss can be found in trees in their tropical habitat. So a moss pit simulates a tree!

Step 1: You Will Need.......

Alright, so you will need a plastic container, (preferably a shower caddy) ***THAT DOESN'T CONTAIN LEAD, OR PVC!***

Some old time fishing net, lizard ladder, or vine type plastic plant. this will be your hermit crabs' way into the pit.

And reptile moss, string, and suction cups.

wheres a good place to buy healthy hermit crabs?<br /> because one time i bought&nbsp; one from petsmart and he died 2 hours later..<br /> something popped out of his chest..=(<br />
I bought mine down South Padre Island Texas I've had him for 2 years I've had two other ones I bought afterwards here here in San Antonio and they died within 8 months
He was probably missing his home and all of his friends... and his little heart just broke.
Um......ew?<br /> <br /> lol gross.
<p>Is &quot;Forest Moss&quot; okay? Is moss from my backyard okay too?</p>
<p>Not sure about forest moss, but moss from your backyard is NOT ok unless sterilized.</p>
<p>how do you make a habbitact (or crabittact)</p>
<p>It great man.. good Habitat too </p><p>I want make crabitats like your :)</p>
Where do you find a shower caddy that small
Not to be confused with &quot;mosh&quot; pit.<br />
yea. lol.<br />

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