JUst thought i post this feel free to add on Every one if your crab is out of its shell: 1. Dont panick 2. Find a cup (plastic work well) and Scoop up your crabby friend 3. Put a a Few (4-5) Drop of luke warm water in cup with crab. 4. find shell or simaler size shell ether boil orignal shell, run under cool water after boil, put in cup with crab 5. Cover with a paper towel, wash cloth, cheese cloth ect.. 6. Place in dark and leave un touch or distrubed for 1 hour NOTE: this does not alway work to get crab back in shell.