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Old 01-16-2013, 01:47 PM   #101
 
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No!!! Don't make me do it!
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Old 01-16-2013, 02:14 PM   #102
 
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Oh come on Nilet, You can tell your buds the women at the fish forum made you do it.
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Old 01-16-2013, 02:20 PM   #103
 
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That guy seriously has the best job ever. I wonder how you even get into a business like that...? That's something I would love to do, and actually get paid for hahaha!

Are you going to be breeding snails for them?

Dude...c'mon. Squee is like the most manliest name ever :p
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Old 01-16-2013, 02:35 PM   #104
 
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Haha I will ask the Mrs when I get home- who has the mentality of a 2 yr old at times - and she can decide if we go with #shakes head# squee for one.

Haha I like your plan sookie..... yeah mark.... Jen in Florida, and jes in, erm, MADE me.do it! Haha

God only 2 n half hours to go and I get to go see em again!

And yeah Jen, I'm going to try to. Going to get em everytime I go lfs for free and put em in the snail tank and hope they breed once a few get bigger as there obviously food still why they aint! Lol
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Old 01-16-2013, 02:53 PM   #105
 
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Bladder/pond snails will breed like rabbits if food is available. I had a snail tank going for mine. Well I still do but I put some fish in there that I thoughr were too small to eat them. Yeah I was wrong!! I still have snails in the tank just not as much now lol.
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Old 01-16-2013, 03:01 PM   #106
 
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Bladder/pond snails will breed like rabbits if food is available. I had a snail tank going for mine. Well I still do but I put some fish in there that I thoughr were too small to eat them. Yeah I was wrong!! I still have snails in the tank just not as much now lol.
Haha awesome! What did you put in there?!?

Yeah they gave me some free ones, and will continue to. They small long skinny twisted ones..... that's my description, I have Zero clue about snails. Haha
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Old 01-16-2013, 03:08 PM   #107
 
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Haha awesome! What did you put in there?!?

Yeah they gave me some free ones, and will continue to. They small long skinny twisted ones..... that's my description, I have Zero clue about snails. Haha
I put Scarlet Badis (Dario Dario) in there.
From your description it sounds like Malaysian trumpet snails.
The shell looks like a twisted ice cream cone?

If those are the snails they are kinda hard to eat for the Dwarf puffers as they have trapdoors on their shell plus they burrow in the sand. They are also livebearers so they don't lay eggs but carry their babies in their shells for a little bit.
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Old 01-16-2013, 03:31 PM   #108
 
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Awww, they are so cute
Love them!
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Old 01-16-2013, 03:45 PM   #109
 
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Yeah, ice cream cone snails well, I don't want them then! I'll see if my botia kubotai fancy them
I'll see about getting me some pond snails then

Lights go off in like 20, Mrs is at home melting Bloodworm for me to try on the puffers...... here's for hoping!
And well sad I'm not there! But hope they take it!!!
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Old 01-16-2013, 03:56 PM   #110
 
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Those are not a bad thing Nile. They do a lot of good for the tank mire good then bad. Most of the time when the lights are on they spent their time in the substrate so you won't see them much. Though when the lights are off and its dark try come out looking for food.

Don't be supposed if they don't take the bloodworms at first but lets hope they do!
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