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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-16-2012, 05:36 AM Thread Starter
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unfinished molting

so i found one of my shrimp didn't molt fully or correctly and i think it caused its horns or whatever to be curled upwards. will he be alright? i had to peel of the remaining shell from his head because i was afraid it would obstruct his eating
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-16-2012, 03:19 PM
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If you got the old shell off and he's still alive he should be fine. I just had to do this a few days ago and shrimpie is fine now walking around eating.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-16-2012, 03:21 PM
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^+1 my red rili had that look of its "horns" being tucked in, and molted later and is fine now

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