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Giant Land Snails As Pets

Giant Land Snails, particularly the African Species, but also a few of the American species are often popular choices for pets, especially childrens’ pets. So why do many people choose to keep one of these snails over other animals, such as dogs, cats and rabbits? Well, the main attraction to giant land snails as pets […]

August 12, 2010 · Maddia (Admin) · 3 Comments
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My Giant African Land Snails’ New Home

So, yesterday I bought a new vivarium for my three beautiful giant African land snails, and it’s twice the size of their last one. In fact the vivarium that I chose is the biggest one in the ‘Geo’ range; it being ‘Geo maxi’. It measures 41.3 x 26 x29.8cm. Ok, so I know my giant […]

August 11, 2010 · Maddia (Admin) · 2 Comments
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How to Clean Out A Giant Land Snail’s Vivarium

Many pet giant land snails will live in some kind of vivarium or tank. Vivariums are ideal homes for many exotic animals as they enable easy access to the creature, and as many vivariums are transparent, it makes it easy for you to safely study your pet. Depending on the size and species of your […]

July 30, 2010 · Maddia (Admin) · 3 Comments
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Giant African Land Snail Photos

So, about a week ago I got three baby giant african land snails! They’re called Felicity, Claire and Shelley. Here’s some of the first ever pictures I took of them: enjoy! Also if you now which species they are please comment. I’m still in the process of identifying them but will appreciate all the help […]

June 11, 2010 · Maddia (Admin) · 4 Comments
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Breeding Giant African Land Snails

Many people get interested in molluscs by keeping giant African land snails. If you keep more than one giant land snail then you are likely to become a giant land snail breeder, whether you like it or not! Giant African land snails are hermaphrodites, (each snail contains male and female parts), so any two snails […]

June 6, 2010 · Maddia (Admin) · 59 Comments
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How to make a suitable home for your giant land snail

Giant land snails are considered to be great pets for a young child, as they are easy to look after. Before you buy yourself or your child a giant land snail you must consider it needs and make sure you have a suitable home for it. Generally your giant land snail should be kept in […]

May 28, 2010 · Maddia (Admin) · 6 Comments
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What Do Giant Land Snails Eat?

Whether you have a giant American or giant African land snail, they will most likely have the same dietary requirements. Of course when you buy a giant land snail you should always ask then what it eats so you have some idea of what it is used to eating. As a rough guide here are […]

May 22, 2010 · Maddia (Admin) · Comments Closed
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