Selling/giving assassin snails I used to have a snail problem in my tank but since getting some assassin snails a few months ago, now my tank is clear. This peaceful snail does well in an established reef aquarium. I'm sorry, but due to low temperatures it is not safe to ship snails and millipedes abroad. I was at my local Petco yesterday and they had a shrimp tank. share. In no time at all the pest snails were gone, leaving only a 10G plant- tank with a few pest snails in it. Effective Way to get rid of Ramshorn Snails in Aquarium. Ghana Tiger snails, which have unique high-contrast stripes on their shells. I want some snails and still haven't got the first one, damn my luck. and how much are they? and i dont want to drive and waste the gas so yeah. Be the first to share what you think! Just remember that most places that sell plants throw the snails in for free!lol Don't forget to quarantine and dip the plants before they go into your tank. Assassin Snail by Johannes Tausch. Gold Inca Snails: A popular type of freshwater snails in pet store display tanks are Gold Inca Snails. Giving new meaning to the expression, “going at a snail’s pace”! do they also sell corals? Scientific Name: Clea helena Common Name: Assassin Snail Max Size: 1" pH: 6.0-8.0 Hardness: Moderate Temperature: 65-78° Aggressiveness: Peaceful Region of Origin: Southeast Asia Captive Bred or Wild: Captive Bred Diet: Snails, protein Compatibility: Schooling fish, dwarf cichlids, small catfish, livebearers, invertebr save hide report. they arrived healthy and immediately started wandering around the tank searching for food and a good ambush spot. 1 year ago. available in all sizes. Sort by. Unfortunately my LFS doesn't sell … Log in or sign up to leave a comment log in sign up. Aquarium Forum > General Freshwater Aquarium Topics > General Freshwater Forum > Petco versus Online Suppliers Members currently in the chatroom: 0 Who's Online: The most chatters online in one day was 17, 09-12-2012. The only way to know for sure is to call, ask for the aquatics specialist, and ask if they have any females in or to go and visit the store to look. By: Johannes Tausch (Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 licence). It blows my mind that a major chain store is allowed to sell fish that can reach 50 pounds. Depends on the Petco. Maybe Petco should have thought about this before selling someone Pacu? Visit your local Petco Store near you located at 1275 Boston Post Road in Larchmont NY to find aquarium supplies, fish tanks along with both live saltwater and freshwater fish. what is the price for all the animals and rock etc. Reply. 149. At first glance, this may seem to be an overly large tank size for such a small snail, but it should be noted that they do not breathe air like most other aquarium snails. In a few months, all the pest snails were gone, except for the 60G tank. Every location is different, but pretty much always Petco will carry female Guppies in a separate tank or in a feeder tank. ... + 3 assassin snails - local pickup/delivery only. Haul from Petco, Snails, aquatic plants and a slightly cracked 30 gallon tank. Discount applied to the product price before taxes and shipping at the time your repeat delivery order ships. Close. My Petco doesn't buy, but will take drop offs, no money or store credit given. u/TheChewyTurtle. They also kept trying to sell … I was honestly surprised. Assassin snails really only thrive in mature aquariums, and the minimum tank size for this snail is 29 gallons (110 liters). Does petco carry any assassin snails , at all? no comments yet. I am not sure were to buy them, and the only petstores that I know of are Petco and Petsmart. so I decided to try a snail. Personally I'd go to Petsmart they have 4 different colored snails: Blue, Gold, Black, and Ivory. Boxes will result in a surcharge. Sale. do NOT contact me with unsolicited services or offers. Shop for Margarita Snails at Petco. They even had some nice cups last time. Sadly, the only snails I've ever seen at all the Petsmarts and the only Petco around me are Mystery Snails. Haul from Petco, Snails, aquatic plants and a slightly cracked 30 gallon tank. My friend had a pet snail a few years ago, and she said they make great pets. Recently bought some plants about a week ... (I’ve learned this isn’t all too common) then it’s mostly safe - I’ve never had any illness off my snail- infested petco plants. 94% Upvoted. if so what is the price range? Usually you can get Black mystery snails from them. In no time at all, I had another snail problem, Assassins. level 1. 39 comments. Instead, they pull themselves up into their shells as far as they can. *This item does not ship to Alaska or Hawaii. A local Wal-Mart does keep some fish but I prefer to steer clear of them. i'm interested in a relatively small, "easy to take care of" pet. Hello everyone, I'm having a pretty bad MTS and Ramshorn snail problem, so I decided I wanted some Assassin snails.I'm guessing I can have maybe 1 or 2 in a 10-Gallon. i cant call so could you tell me the prices? 0 comments. Visit your local Petco at 1524 Old Country Road in Riverhead, NY for all of your animal nutrition, grooming, and health needs. Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable prices. And Decollate snails, which have unusual, long pointed shells. The gap is not due to a crack forming because of some exterior damage to the shell. 12 comments. I spent the afternoon visiting local fish stores around the Washington DC Metro area for these snails until I arrived at a particular PetCo. Plus from personal experience Petsmart's fish tend to live longer. So I am left with the Petco … 12-30-2009, 06:20 PM. Restrictions on Keeping Pet Snails In the tank they had RCS, Amano, Ghost, and Assassin snails. save hide report. It will be possible again from March or April. AP Env Sci (2013): II.A We recently have had a snail invasion in our 75 gallon tank. Regular price $2 95 $2. In fact, the main item on the menu for Assassin Snails is other snails. Snail Bobby Journey In Egypt. Mom and pop places might take them. There is a very respected fish shop about a hundred miles south in North Little Rock, Arkansas but that is a long drive there and back. i received a 6th snail, however it is my 1 confirmed snail death. PetSmart nor PetCo sells them so I have to find a place that sells them. My aquarium had assassin snails before but I think I got rid of them. share. In some countries, pet stores and breeders sell large or attractive snail species to new owners. - Sensitive to copper and high nitrate levels. Because, beyond their aesthetic look, this species will consume invasive pest snails. For example: Giant African snails – mighty molluscs up to 12 inches long! So I put all the Assassins in the 60G tank. However, the assassin snails multiplied so now I have a lot of them. jay2487. The assassin snail (Clea helena) is a freshwater snail belonging to the Buccinidae family.The term “whelk” is given to a few snail species from a variety of families, but the Buccinidae family contains the “true whelks”; a carnivorous group of snails. Petco does get in some nice tissue cultured plants, but you have to go as soon as they get the shipment. This makes them a great choice if you’re trying to deal with pest snails in your tank. Assassin snails are one of the most useful animals in the aquarium hobby. Shop Petco's wide collections of live pet invertebrates, including hermit crab, lobster, cleaner shrimp, long tentacle anemone, etc. I worked at Petsmart for 7 years as a manager, prior to that 10 years for an independent tropical fish store. Both Petsmart and Petco sell plants around here. High quality foods are available for nearly all pet types whether you have a dog, cat, reptile, fish, small animal or feathered friend. I’m interested in finding some captive bred mystery snails. also do they sell saltwater banded coral shrimp, margarita snails, and hermit crabs? The Margarita Snail is a pearl gray color. I’m in desperate need of some! Gold Inca Snails can be good tank cleaners. Snails. Assassin Snail. This thread is archived. does petco or petsmart sell rabbit/elaphant snails? i got these assassin snails to help with a pond snail breakout. save hide report. I came across them when I had snail infested tanks, but did not want to use harsh chemicals to kill the snails. 106. 101. Get the best deals on Assassin Snails when you shop the largest online selection at However, I know their fish person and she is pretty good and has worked at several LFS in the … Posted by 1 day ago. Archived. :headbang2: Since PetCo doesn't sell MTS, the manager just gave me about 20 or so of the snails for free. does petco sell live rock, live sand, and ocellaris clown fish? Does anyone know if the current buy one get one 50% off sale included TC packaged plants? Personal takeover in Prague is still possible. Then in about 3 months I started seeing little baby Assassins. I live in a very rural area and the nearest LFS is 50 miles away. after a day it started acting odd, however all the other snails in the quantity i ordered are doing great (as far as i can tell, sneaky snails). Posted by. The PetCo store in Germantown, Maryland has a Malaysian Trumpet Snail (MTS) infestation problem. This aquarium snail is a bit interesting because it’s carnivorous. If it is a less common or more sought-after/harder to get species or variety, it might be easy to sell (generally involves shipping) on site like, or on the classifieds section of If you want rarer, more expensive snails, or fish for that matter, try looking for a local fish store. Snails. Incredible closeup footage of how the Assassin Snail captures, kills, and eats snails with never-before-seen footage of everything. View entire discussion ( 0 comments) 100% Upvoted. No one is currently using the chat. You'll find top-rated pet food, … best. Assassin Snails prowl the tank looking for other snails like Malaysian Trumpet Snails, Pond Snails, and Ramshorn Snails to eat. i listed? Petco pet stores in Woodbury, MN offer a wide selection of top quality products to meet the needs of a variety of pets. share.