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  1. How do I feed this snail?

    Invertebrates
    So I've had my Betta fish Dory for about a year now. We started out with a .5 gallon tank, which quickly became a one gallon bowl, which is now a 10 gallon tank (which has been established for a couple of months now). Along the way Tamandani (a mystery snail) who either came to us via previously...
  2. How to transport a mystery snail egg clutch?

    Invertebrates
    Hello! Today I woke up to my first clutch of mystery snail eggs! Sadly, they were laid in my tank at my vacation home, which I have spent all summer at. The problem is that I am going back to school in less than a week, and was planning on transporting the snails with me back to their other...
  3. Sick mystery snail? Advice please!

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Hi, I am looking for some advice about my black mystery snail. Fairly new to the tank, no problems were present before, and he was happily cruising around when I got him. Now, I've noticed that he hasn't moved much. I moved him to an incubation tank in my 20G (consists of tetras, an angelfish...
  4. Blue Mystery Snail Shell Growth

    Invertebrates
    Hiii So I bought a mystery snail from Petsmart about 3 weeks ago. He wasn't very blue. His shell was flaky and yellow-ish. Well after about a week and a half of cruising my tank (10 gal with betta, 4 ghost shrimp and 2 other Nerite snails and plants) he's started to grow what looks like new...
  5. Weird Mystery Snail stuff

    Invertebrates
    So I have 2 Mystery Snails who I thought were both girls living in separate tanks. I put them in a bigger tank together and they immediately started mating which lasted for a few days:shock: then the boy hitched a free ride from her for a while:roll: I have one of the AquaTop that were on...
  6. Mystery snail with flaky, dirty-looking shell

    Invertebrates
    I bought a golden mystery snail a week or two ago. He's very active and seems healthy, but his shell looks flaky and gross around the spiral. It looks filthy, like poop and dirt are building up under the rough flakes. Is this common? Can I clean his shell, or make it healthier by treating him...
  7. Mystery Snail Eggs Mystery: What To Do?

    Invertebrates
    Hi there! I'm kinda new here so getting the site figured out will take a little for me. Okay, so recently, last night (and most likely again soon), one of my mystery snails laid a clutch of eggs. These eggs are most likely fertilized, as currently the snails are clinging to each other:-?. This...
  8. Mystery snail stays in shell in tank but explores on dry land?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I purchased a mystery snail a couple days ago and popped him in with my Betta. I haven't seen the Betta go anywhere near him so I am not sure if he's being bullied but he doesn't leave the shell. If I take him out, however, he is out in a heartbeat exploring and sliming around. In - on his side...
  9. how to tell when mystery snails are dead

    Invertebrates
    every time i but mystery snails they live and eat fine for about a week and then my fish (mostly my swordtails) will start pecking it of the glass until it falls of the wall. they will do this for hours until it falls and just stays on the ground. i am assuming it dies because there is no way...
  10. Pest Snails out of control in Planted tank

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Question or Problem: My 10 gallon is doing great with lots of live plants! HOWEVER! I have a parasite snail problem! when I bought some new plants a month ago I had hitchhiker snails on them I did not know about, ugh! I just used some had a snail for a few days, followed instructions 1...
  11. Just started a 3 gallon aquarium any suggestions...

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I just started a 3 gallon aquarium. It is a cheapo from Walmart. the Aqua 360 that has an aerator bottom gravel filtration system. (I know it really doesn't filter anything). I purchased some gravel, 3 plastic plants tall and 2 mediums, and a translucent plastic jelly sea amenity. So I went...
  12. WTB: Purple / Magenta Mystery snails Upstate Central NY

    TFK Other Countries Classifieds
    I have a 40 gallon community tank and i am looking to add more color to it without adding more fish. I would love to add some inverts with purple mystery snails leading my list of dream inverts. The only problem is, I can't seem to find any anywhere without a huge purchase price or huge...
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