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Old 05-03-2007, 12:06 PM   #1
 
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giant african land snails

i love these guys! my original, Sidney, is huge now. i just got him a friend and the guy sent 4! so now i have 5!!! just wondered if anyone on here from the uk would b interested in haveing 1!! obviously im gonna b over run by them sometime soon and they will need good homes!!
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Old 05-03-2007, 01:37 PM   #2
 
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Are they edible?
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Old 05-03-2007, 05:08 PM   #3
 
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Thats terrible Mike, lol. If you are in the US they are illegal, but heck I will still take one if you can smuggle it as a regular garden snail.
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Old 05-04-2007, 03:13 AM   #4
 
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illegal in us? whys that then? im not sure 1 would survive such a long journey!edible for who or wat? i have seeb them being advertised as feeder food, but for wat i dont know
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Old 05-04-2007, 03:32 AM   #5
 
http://www.manandmollusc.net/GALS.html

Having said that I am with Mo!

Escargot - yummy for the tummy.

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Old 05-04-2007, 03:35 AM   #6
 
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blimey! hope mine dont escape and cause havoc in uk lol
i wouldnt eat them tho i dont think, yuk
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Old 05-05-2007, 05:38 AM   #7
 
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you would have a hard time stomping on these buggers
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Old 05-05-2007, 07:24 AM   #8
 
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Where do you keep these? What size are they just now? I'd never really heard of them but I just googled them and good grief! That's a big snail!
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Old 05-06-2007, 10:41 PM   #9
 
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you would have a hard time stomping on these buggers
Vintage shoes?
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Old 05-08-2007, 03:14 AM   #10
 
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i keep them in a small plastic tank. ya know them kids starter fish tanks? they r easy to care for and once they r full size they will b cool to watch!
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