Terms and Conditions
This website and any of its affiliated pages are owned and operated by Hermit Crab Owners. We offer wonderful services to our users such as adoption and rehoming, sales and care information for hermit crabs. You must be thirteen years and older in order to use our website and affiliated pages. Children using our site with their parents may do so, and we will make our best attempt to keep it family friendly. You assume the risks and responsibilities for any material viewed by your child.
Intellectual Property Notice
All images, text, designs, graphics, trademarks and service marks are owned by Hermit Crab Owners and its affiliated pages. It is a violation of federal law to use any of our intellectual property in whole or in part, and modification of any materials contained on this site is illegal and may be prosecuted to the fullest extent permissible should we choose to do, including asking for financial penalties (damages) and/or injunction forcing you to stop using our intellectual property immediately. You may use our intellectual property with clear and obvious credit back to our site, as well as links back to the page where the materials, designs, text, quote or post is located when it is appropriate to do so. However, you may NEVER claim any of our intellectual property as your own or unique creation, even with attribution.
Hermit Crab Owners and its affiliated pages offer to our users the ability to sell and swap items that are hermit crab related freely on our website and affiliated pages. In order to access these services, our users must agree to the following: You agree to each and every rule in the forum you are posting. We are not responsible for any sales conducted on our platforms with or without our knowledge. We are not responsible for any faulty or otherwise damaged goods offered for sale. We also do not guarantee only safe items being offered for sale. It is the responsibility of you, the user, to ensure safety and to purchase an item aware of the risks involved. Hermit Crab Owners and its affiliated pages will do its best attempt to hold sellers to the rules for each sale forum, however we make no guarantees. We will attempt to rectify a dispute between two users, however we are not to be held liable in any sale transaction. We reserve the right to remove any sales post for any reason.
Third Party Vendors
Hermit Crab Owners and its affiliated pages will sometimes recommend third party vendors to our users. These vendors offer a variety of products, such as merchandise, that may or may not be promoted by Hermit Crab Owners and its affiliated pages. Upon accessing these third party vendors, you acknowledge the following: Hermit Crab Owners and its affiliated pages are not responsible for any transactions on any third party vendor page. We cannot be held liable for any actions or inactions by a third party vendor, such as recommended or merchandise stores. Hermit Crab Owners reserves the right to recommend third party vendors without being held responsible or liable for any errors on the part of the third party vendor.
Adoptions and Rehoming
Hermit Crab Owners and any of its affiliated pages offer the ability for our users to access our adoption and rehoming services. In order to use these, our users must agree to the following: Hermit Crab Owners and any of its affiliated pages will make our best attempt to find a suitable home for each animal placed for adoption, however we make no guarantees that every animal will find a home. We will make our best effort to screen potential adopters, however we cannot be held liable for any misinformation given to us by the potential adopter. We will make our best effort to ensure proper communication between the adopter and the rehomer, however we cannot guarantee that the adoption effort will go through. We reserve the right to deny any potential adopter or rehoming attempt for any reason.
Hermit Crab Owners reserves the right to remove ANY advice given contrary to the recommendations given in our guide regarding care for hermit crabs. We will NOT tolerate any other group, page or forum information that directly contradicts our recommendations.