Looking for a delicious and nutritious treat for your land hermit crabs that they're sure to love? Why not try papaya?

This tropical and exotic fruit has very sweet flesh and a musty flavor that land hermit crabs seem to really enjoy. To prepare the papaya, simply cut it in half, scoop out the seeds, and feed the inside flesh. You can freeze any leftovers or store them temporarily in the refrigerator.
Papaya is a great source of Vitamin C, folate, potassium, fiber, and is a good source of Vitamins A, E, and K. High in antioxidants, minerals, and other compounds specific to the papaya like papain, the papaya is believed to promote cardiovascular health in human beings.

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