Fire Shrimp molted day after being introduced?

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    Just wondering if its normal for them to do this?
     
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    Sometimes the stress of a move triggers it. It could also have been almost ready when you got it.

    As long as it is healthy and moving around, it will be fine.
     
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    +1 Bj
     
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    My CBS molted two days after introduction and has molted every couple of weeks since then.

    It's good to know that he is healthy and has a good molting schedule (he's usually out and about the same day)...but it's very annoying when he molts...it's always in an awkward spot and I have to go fish it out. lol
     
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