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Old 05-21-2005, 08:33 AM   #1
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Arrow Crab and Flame Hawk Compatibility

I have had my flame hawk for 5 years and he has never really been introduced to any crabs or shrimp. I was thinking about getting an arrow crab but seeing how thin their appendages are (Similar to a shrimp which I am sure the flame hawk would relish in a heartbeat) is this a good idea???

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Old 05-21-2005, 08:51 AM   #2
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It would be a gamble. They are known to eat smaller things.

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Old 05-21-2005, 12:23 PM   #3
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I think your arrow crab would be lunch.
Some people are like slinkies...they serve no real purpose yet can still bring a smile to your face when you push them down the stairs!:p
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