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    I think people use pond snail and bladder snail interchangeably. Tsk tsk for selling snail infested plants. LOL If you ever do get tired of them you can put an assassin snail or two in there. That'll do the trick.
    Getting assasins here is a problem, for some reason LFS just dont seem to have them
    When everything goes without a hitch its only then do you realize something is wrong

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    yeah assasins would eat them, you could also dose copper but don't know what it would do to the plants.

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    Quote Originally Posted by afro123 View Post
    Getting assasins here is a problem, for some reason LFS just dont seem to have them
    Well like AL10 said, if you want to get rid of them and you don't have anything else in there that might be hurt, you could dose some copper based medication. That'll get them. Or just plug a hair dryer in and throw it in the tank. ..... No...... don't do that. LOL
    Increasing your biodiversity increases your stability.

    You know what this tank needs? ........................ Crypts.

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    haha yeah don't listen to compass on the last statement, api algae wafers have copper in them but not strong enough for the snails just $20 worth of ghost shrimp.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Compass View Post
    Well like AL10 said, if you want to get rid of them and you don't have anything else in there that might be hurt, you could dose some copper based medication. That'll get them. Or just plug a hair dryer in and throw it in the tank. ..... No...... don't do that. LOL
    Worst comes to worst I will remember this :P
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    Tsk tsk for selling snail infested plants.
    Agreed, intentionally selling pests is irresponsible...
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    I will remove the snails and give strict instructions to wash the moss. Im not that mean :P
    When everything goes without a hitch its only then do you realize something is wrong

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    Haha yeah I've seen plants at petsmart with snail eggs all over them and java ferns and anubias burried in the soil. I hate how they don't even try to take care of there plants, bu I still buy from them when I need stuff(my mom says my lfs is too far)

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    Quote Originally Posted by afro123 View Post
    I will remove the snails and give strict instructions to wash the moss. Im not that mean :P
    Now that's more like it!
    10 Gallon Beginner Tank... Journal
    40 Gallon Breeder: ... Journal
    29 Gallon: ... Journal

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    Just nuke them with copper. It has never hurt any of my plants.
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