Snapping Turtles – What, Who, How, and Where

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Do you know what snapping turtles are? Snapping turtles are a type of turtle that has the ability to snap their jaws shut with enough force to break a bone! They can also hold on tight and refuse to let go if they bite something. These fascinating creatures have existed for over 210 million years, … Read more

Tiny Snails In Fish Tank – The Snail HitchHiker

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One of the more common questions people ask when they discover tiny snails in their fish tank is “Where did these tiny snails come from?” The answer to this question starts with a little exploration into what these tiny creatures are and how they came to be. Many people that own fish tanks also have … Read more

Apple snail eggs, facts, and food

apple snail eggs

Apple snails make great and easy animals to care for. They live peacefully with most varieties of fish, they have no temperament and are completely passive, They help with algae cleanup and overall are very common to have. However, they aren’t perfect and have a few downsides you will need to know about. If your … Read more

What do Musk Turtles Eat And Other Important Information

What do Musk Turtles Eat And Other Important Information

The common musk turtle is a popular pet choice for many people. However, there are some things that you might not know about these awesome creatures. In this article, we will discuss what they eat as well as other interesting facts! What do must turtles eat? Musk turtles are omnivores and eat both plants (vegetation) … Read more

What Do Painted Turtles Eat, And More!

What Do Painted Turtles Eat, And More

The painted turtle (Chrysemys picta) is a North American native commonly found in forested wetlands and along streams. The painted turtle lives in slow, freshwater areas around the U.S., and from coast to coast. The turtle is the only species of the genus Chrysemys, Painted turtle is part of the pond turtle family, Emydidae. It’s … Read more

What Do Pacman Frogs Like To Eat?

What do pacman frogs eat

PacMan frog is a generic term given to the horned frog, a large terrestrial frog from South America. They are called horned frogs because of the horn-like features over their eyes. The “PacMan” nickname was given due to their ferocious appetite and largemouth which resembles that of pacman. What do pacman frogs eat? In order … Read more

Can Guppies Live with Angelfish? Yes! But…

Can Guppies Live with Angelfish

Can guppies live with angelfish? This is a question that many people ask themselves when they are trying to set up their home aquarium. The answer is yes, but there are some things you need to know before deciding on this type of setup. We will discuss the compatibility and care for these two types … Read more

Why Do Turtles Suddenly Die? | 5 Reasons

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Turtles are fascinating creatures that can be enjoyed in many different ways, but sometimes they die suddenly for no clear reason. It’s hard to know why this happens, but there are a few common factors that might contribute to the death of your turtle. In this blog post, we’ll explore five reasons why turtles suddenly … Read more

Mystery Snails: Do They Need a Heater?

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Some people are convinced that they need a heater for their mystery snails. In this article, we will discuss whether or not you need to provide a heater for your mystery snails and the benefits of getting one if you do decide to get it. Do mystery snails need a heater? This is actually a … Read more

Ramshorn Snail Eggs: Things You Need To Know

Ramshorn Snail Eggs

Ramshorn snails are a type of freshwater snail that lays eggs in clusters. These eggs have a slimy coating and can be either white or light yellow depending on the species, but they all look alike. Ramhorns are most often brought up as feeder snail for other fish and snails (such as the assassin snail). … Read more