Why Is My Crayfish Trying to Escape?

Why Is My Crayfish Trying to Escape?

Almost 7 out of every 10 crayfish keepers complain their crayfish always tries to escape. Though being adventurous is one of crayfish’s natural instincts, trying to escape can also indicate something is wrong with its tank. Crayfish tries to escape if the environment is not suitable for them. If the water parameters are not right,…

Crayfish Sexing: How to Determine the Gender of Your Crayfish

Crayfish Sexing: How to Determine the Gender of Your Crayfish

To tell you frankly, I spent hours trying to figure out how to identify crayfish gender. Most of the resources are very complicated and for animal experts. It is quite hard for us, crayfish keepers to understand those scientific resources. So, in this article, I’ll show you the differences in laymen terms so that even…

Crayfish Egg Care 101: [All Your Questions Answered]

Crayfish Egg Care 101: [All Your Questions Answered]

If you are keeping crayfish for some time now, chances are at some point you’ll find your crayfish carrying eggs. Now, this will be a big moment in your crayfish keeping journey. Seeing eggs might make you confused and you may want to know what to do now. What are your responsibilities? Well, don’t worry….

What Are The Suitable Tank Mates For Crayfish?

What Are The Suitable Tank Mates For Crayfish?

Choosing the suitable tank mates is extremely important both for the crayfish and the tank mate you choose. If they are not suitable for each other, either the crayfish will eat the tank mate or the crayfish itself will turn out to be the food. These are generally the ideal tank mates for a crayfish…

How Long Do Crayfish Live?

How Long Do Crayfish Live?

Do you know wild crayfish species can live much longer than the captive ones? Some wild crayfish species can live 10 times longer than a captive crayfish species. Do you want to know how long can your crayfish live? Crayfish can generally live for 2 to 3 years in captivity. In the wild, some species…

Why Did My Crayfish Die? 5 Most Common Reasons

Why Did My Crayfish Die? 5 Most Common Reasons

Crayfishes are generally very hardy creatures. If everything is right, they won’t die just out of the blue. So, if your crayfish has died, there is something wrong with your crayfish tank setup. Crayfishes mainly die due to poor water parameters. They can also die because of larger & aggressive tank mates, uncycled tank, lack…

How To Clean A Crayfish Tank?

How To Clean A Crayfish Tank?

Crayfishes are very dirty creatures. If you want to keep them, you’ll have to know how to clean and maintain a crayfish tank. Otherwise, your crayfish tank will just look like a pile of garbage! In this article, I am going to show you step by step how to clean a crayfish tank. I’ll also…

What Do Crayfish Eat? [The Most Comprehensive Guide]

What Do Crayfish Eat? [The Most Comprehensive Guide]

Diet is one of the most important factors for keeping a crayfish. In order to keep the crayfish happy, you’ll need to know what it eats. There are lots of information on the Internet about diet of a crayfish. None of them is wrong, but I wanted to write something that is very comprehensive and…