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Mary Akers

Hermit House Founder

Jeanne Singhass

Moss Lady

Jeff Songster

Crabbing since 2004 | Crab Con Team Member

Stacy Griffith

LHCOS President

Pearl Marley

Sentient Souvenirs

rachael cusick

Radiolab Producer

Christopher Tudge

Professor of Biology

Christine Sandberg

Crab Keeping with Kids | Crab Con Team Member

Angela Sayre

Among the Natives: Crustacean Plantation Gets Up-Close-and-Personal with C. clypeatus

Larisa Meeks

Starter Pets: The Unlikely History of Hermit Crab Keeping

Brandi Jennings

Holistic Hermies: Natural Foods Shopping for Hermit Crabs

Brenda Cosola

Crabitat gigantus: Managing the Special Needs of a Larger Enclosure

Evie Spencer

Preventing and Exterminating Common Pests in the Crabitat

Rita Clemens

The Art of the Rescue: The Pros and Cons of Doing Hermit Crab Rescue Work

Ned Suesat-Williams

The Crab Museum

Tiffany Boer

On Breeding C. variabilis

Tammy Weick

Mating in Land Hermit Crabs

Jessica Valderrama

Getting to Know You: Learning to Recognize the Signs and Causes of Unusual Behavior

Daniel Kaye

Creator of Milo the Hermit Crab

Jobeth Chay

Ideas for Integrating Hermit Crabs as a Classroom Pet

Amber Rupe

Crab Keeping for the Neuro-Spicy

Stacy Boltz

Mating Behavior in Land Hermit Crabs

Joel Selph

Joel Selph

Monica Muth

Getting Wise with Wyze

Christina Dailey

Local representative

Kimberly Wischnewski

Homeschooling with Hermies

Tricia Landers

Just An Old Crab

Shawn Miller

Wildlife photographer

Suzanne Whaley

Getting Wise with Wyze

Patricia Newman

Children's Book Author and Environmentalist

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International (Hybrid) Hermit Crab Conference sponsored by LHCOS, Crab Street Journal, Hermit House, and Earth Water Fire Studio

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