crabs with cory and guppy

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so i saw something about keeping crabs and fish together, is that a good idea?
im talking like mini crabs at the pet store,
do they need a basking spot?

i have 2 swordtails
a lot of guppy
many cories
 

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bad idea.

crabs and crayfish should not be kept with fish because the crabs & crays are nocturnal predators and will eat the fish.
 
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bad idea.

crabs and crayfish should not be kept with fish because the crabs & crays are nocturnal predators and will eat the fish.
yep! was thinking that.
 

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I concur, bad idea. I’ve seen crayfish catch and eat mosquito fish in the river behind my house. It’s amazing how fast they are.
 
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I concur, bad idea. I’ve seen crayfish catch and eat mosquito fish in the river behind my house. It’s amazing how fast they are.
yep!
they are hard to catch, ii have to trick them into backing up into a bucket lol
 

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