1.) ▸ No Drama, Rudeness, Swearing or Vulgar Content.
Please save the drama for the llamas, this is a hermit crab forum. Please don't be rude to any member or anyone on our admod team. This is a family friendly forum, we do not allow swearing or vulgar content so everyone can enjoy and view.
2.) ▸No Blocking Our Group's Admins
Please don't block us. Admins are not obligated to notify you of a post being deleted or a member removal. We reserve the right to do this at our own discretion for the health and well-being of our forums.
3.) ▸No Linking To Other Crab Groups or Forums
Unless it is a sister group of HCO. We have wonderful files here. This rule also includes no bashing of other groups, members or crab related businesses.
4.) ▸No Screen Shots From Our Group In Other Groups
We respect each hermit crab group & forum has their own way of crabbing, so please do not screen shot and place in another group. If you’d like to share graphics, please get permission from an admin first. All graphics must give credit to HCO and be unaltered.
5.) ▸Please Read The Care Guide
Please at least review the care guide located here prior to posting. This is an educational forum and if members see improper care they will likely point you there and give advice. This is to assist in the welfare of your crabs, not to be judgmental.
6.) ▸No Selling Of Hermit Crabs
Absolutely no selling of crabs this includes rehoming fees.
7.) ▸No Selling Items There is no selling on our forums. If caught selling you will be banned.
8.) ▸Other Pet Related Posts
We only allow hermit crab related and other pet related posts. For other animals, please post under our "Other Pets" topic.
9.) ▸No Deleting Posts
No deleting of your posts. Posts are educational and contain information others can learn from. If a post is getting out of hand the comments can be shut off or an admin can be tagged. You can also message a team member to get assistance.