Have You Ever Seen a Hermit Crab Changing Shells? (VIDEO)

Hermit crabs regularly go in search of new shells as they grow bigger, but finding the right home requires a whole lot of patience.

These little “mobile homes” are extremely vital for their survival, giving their soft bodies protection from predators and helping to maintain a proper moisture level.

In the video above, you’ll see a hermit crab changing shells. It’s definitely something we’ve never seen before! Pretty fascinating.

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