Hermit on his back

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    Hi my hermit tried to climb the glass and fell on his back he has been like that for some time should i help him over or leave him like that to help him self he is only moving his eyes and mouth can he also be getting ready ti molt.
     
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    Usually they can sort themselves but If its quick and easy give him a hand. Just try to keep your hands out of the tank as much as possible
     
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    Hermit on his back

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    Ok so when the lights went out he decided now is my time to get up and turn my self around.
     
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    Id turn it over. Although it can eventually correct itself, it is rather vulnerable in that position
     
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