Deep Look

Watch These Hermit Crabs Shop for the Perfect Shell

Season 8 Episode 11 | 4m 9s | Video has closed captioning.

Hermit crabs are obsessed with snail shells. These crafty little crabs, found in California's rocky intertidal zone, are more than happy to let the snails build them a perfect home. When the crabs find a snail shell they like, they hop right into their new abode.

Aired: 06/15/21

Rating: NR


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