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Old 01-18-2012, 01:29 PM   #1
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Sea horse

Brought a sea horse the other day took him home everything was going well I found out they only ate live brine shrimp so I goto the fish store I brought them from to buy more come home and say where's my sea horse only to find my anemone hermit crab eating it so p'd off right now 40$ down the drain they told it would be ok with what I had
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Old 01-18-2012, 01:47 PM   #2
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OMG I'm so sorry!!!
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Old 01-18-2012, 02:07 PM   #3
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Do research yourself my friend, to avoid these situations!!!
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Old 01-18-2012, 02:40 PM   #4
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Yeah my lfs doesn't know Jack.. ever since then I research everything before I buy it
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Old 01-18-2012, 09:22 PM   #5
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I did research but never saw anything about hermit crabs attacking that was the last thing I was worried about I
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Old 01-18-2012, 09:32 PM   #6
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Yeah its just one of those things I guess. I've always been told sea horses pretty much get their own tank because they are so fragile
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Old 01-18-2012, 09:35 PM   #7
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Right I did see that but didn't think a hermit would catch or bother it I feed my hermits well this is an anemone hermit btw but yea I was pretty pissed still am bcuz my girl loved that thing I did too
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I feel ya bud what kind of nem do you have?
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Sorry to hear that I ADORE seahorses ! Poor seahorse but look on the bright side your crab had a good meal!
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Chances are the nem was looking for a snack and the hermit joined in. Nems are carnivores
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