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Old 03-19-2010, 10:28 AM   #1
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peppermint shrimp shedding

I have 2 peppermint shrimp, had them about 4 weeks now, and they seem to shed their "shell" a lot. Is that normal? When I see the shell floating around I can't tell which one shed it either!
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That`s very possible. Usually they will hide for a few days after molting.
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