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Old 02-17-2014, 04:30 PM   #1
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a horseshoe crab

Just bought one what is the reason he messing up my sand and making tank look cloudy
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That is how they eat. They will eat the organisms in the sand. The bad part is that once they get rid of them in your sand they will die from starvation. They are one of the few things that are better left in the ocean IMO. I hope you have a several hundred gallon tank.
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Old 02-17-2014, 05:30 PM   #3
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Like melosu said they eat critters in the sand. They also get enormous and will knock rocks over. They need a huge sandbed. Cool fact though, they have blue blood
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a horseshoe crab

I only have 30 gal I was told that be fine should I take him out and bring him back tomorrow plz help
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Yes I would that tank is far to small
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Than y salt tank store tell me that is a great size tank ??
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Than y salt tank store tell me that is a great size tank ??

either they don't know what they're talking about or are just trying to make money
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Ok what going to happen to the stuff that living in my sand ?? I'm so tick of now I'm shock that a store would do that and they only sell salt water fish wtf
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It's not going to eat it all in a day.
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So I will be fine. Will the stuff in my sand grow back what a great bottom feed that good for my 30 gal
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