Posted September 11, 2017 by Creature Features

A resourceful coconut crab on a South Pacific coral atoll chose an old doll's head as its temporary home, much to the horror of much of the internet.

Posted August 15, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

In Ocean City, New Jersey it is time for a beauty contest down at the beach. Tomorrow the contestants will arrive, along with the crowds of spectators, and a few protesters. As the competition progresses everyone will be awaiting the awarding of the title Miss Crustacean. This won't be some voluptuous bathing beauty with a sash, but it will be most fetching and comely hermit crab in the area.

Posted July 26, 2017 by Kitty Devine

Two-piece swimsuits have been around for many decades, but having them covered with the images of many strange creatures of the deep is not. This cool Deep Sea Creatures Two-Piece Swimsuit is no puffer fish piece of cute. This is seriously fishy business.

Posted June 18, 2017 by Creature Features

A 132-year-old Atlantic Lobster named Louie spent the last 20-odd years in the lobster tank at a Long Island restaurant before escaping the pot (with a little help) and returning to the ocean.

Posted March 31, 2017 by Creature Features

Snail Shell Surgery would make a great band name but don't let that detract from the sublime shell repairs performed by a veterinary clinic in Israel.

Posted February 17, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

Here we are at National Crab Races Day! The crowd here is incredible. Take that New York Marathon! Eat my sand Boston Marathon! These crustaceans are here to win.

Posted January 24, 2017 by Creature Features

A lobster caught off Canada's east coast was lovelier than most thanks to a cute heart-shaped barnacle 'tattoo' centered on its back shell.

Posted January 5, 2017 by Creature Features

An exceedingly rare, psychedelically-hued, rainbow-tinted lobster caught in St. Marys Bay, Nova Scotia could be the poster child for the acid-ification of the oceans.