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    I'm just wondering because my hood thing is elevated because of heat problems from the spiral CFC... So is it ok if i get an apple snail? Would they escape and stuff?

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    i had a huge softball sized african snail 5 years agp in a hoodless tank with no issues. if youre worried, get eggcrate and use it as a hood

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    I'm not really worried so yeah...
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    I have heard of Nerites taking a walk but not apple snails.. I know my MTS and Ponds have never gone on a walkabout.
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    I had a couple snails about a year ago in a 2.5g that both crawled out and died because the couldn't find they're way back in. I found one at the doorway to my bedroom and the other under my bed (tank was on the floor).

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    Yep, they tend to crawl out occasionally..

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    Oh, so it's a no no then???
    Where can i get eggcrates???

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    Oh, so it's a no no then???
    Where can i get eggcrates???
    home depot

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    alright thanks!
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    alright thanks!
    Are they cheap? lol
    yep, fairly cheap

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