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Snails! Help ID em?

Bunch of snails poped up in my tank, so far i found 2 kind of snail, i think its a ramshorn and bladder snail? Should i get rid of them?
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-03-2017, 08:47 AM
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Keep or leave them, they are harmless unless overfed.

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I had an infestation of the ramhorn snails in my 5 gallon tank. Tried to get rid of them to no avail. SO I ended up geting an assassin snail. The brat won't eat a lot of them and I still have them in my tank. Now I have assassin babies and ram horn babies. I got a free 20 gallon added a f8 puffer fish in it and now it's food for him HAHA! pesky snails are glutens so they are food for my puffer. XD



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I bought 2 assassin snails over 2 years ago cause I had so many ramshorb snails. I want had any ramshorn snails since I've gotten the 2 assassin snails. They are still alive and never had an babies.
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