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post #1 of 2 Old 06-15-2010, 12:56 AM Thread Starter
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Help identifying snails!!

I found it along with some of its babies in a canal near my house. I also found some (brownish) ramshorn looking snails, which are about pea size. Can i feed either of these to my puffer?
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post #2 of 2 Old 06-17-2010, 01:25 AM
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I would be more worried about pollution/contamination than whether or not the puffer would eat them. Collecting snails from natural habitats is not a good idea, especially if they are intended for food for aquarium fish. Snails can also bring disease with them. I'd put them back if it were up to me.

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