Mystery Snail Shell Problems: Diagnosing and Correcting Issues

As an experienced aquarium hobbyist, I understand the importance of maintaining healthy shells for mystery snails. A variety of shell problems can arise, often caused by factors such as calcium deficiency, water quality issues, and tank mate aggression. In this comprehensive guide, we will explore common shell problems, their causes, and how to address them, … Read more

How Long Do Nerite Snails Live: A Comprehensive Guide to Their Lifespan, Care, and Popular Varieties

As a seasoned aquarium hobbyist and snail enthusiast, I’ve come to appreciate the unique qualities of nerite snails. Their fascinating appearances and algae-eating abilities make them a favorite among many aquarists. Understanding the lifespan of nerite snails and providing them with proper care is essential for maintaining a thriving aquatic environment. Popular Types of Nerite … Read more

Mystery Snail Not Eating, Why & What To Do About It

It’s always concerning when you noticed one of your aquarium critters isn’t eating. Mystery snails are no exception to the rule; however, they seem to be particularly troublesome because their feeding habits can be difficult to establish. They will often refuse food for days on end which can lead to a great amount of stress … Read more

Mystery Snail Not Coming Out of Shell? Here’s Why

It’s not uncommon for Mystery Snails to retreat into their shells. It’s even less uncommon for them to stay there and refuse to come out, for a variety of reasons. That’s why so many new snail owners ask this similar question: “Why is my Mystery Snail not coming out of its shell?” This article aims … Read more

The Disgusting Facts About Mystery Snail Poop

Welcome to the fascinating world of Mystery snail poop. You might be wondering what would you possibly want to know about disgusting snail poo, And yes, You would probably be right. Unless you’re a mystery snail owner. It’s important to know as much as possible about your mystery snail poop if, for example, You want … Read more

Mystery Snail Eggs Fell in Water, Can You Save Them?

If you’ve ever had egg-laying mystery snails, You know for a fact they aren’t always as secure to the tank as they could be. Perhaps you’ve already experienced an egg fall, and if not, you can expect it in the future. So what do you do when mystery snail eggs fell in water? Can you … Read more

Will Bladder Snails Eat Hair Algae, What About Other Algaes?

Bladder snails. They’re small, they’re cute, and they breed rapidly. Oftentimes people consider these marvelous little snails to be a pest, something to stress out about having in your aquarium. But In my experience, they are the best cheap labor in the aquarium kingdom. They clean everything so well and keep algae down to nothing. … Read more

Do Pond Snails Eat Fish Eggs?

Missing fish eggs in your aquarium? Your first suspect is probably the common pond snail, Lymnaea stagnalis. Do pond snails eat fish eggs? Is it possible that’s why some of them have gone missing? This article will answer some of your questions about the pond snail and their behavior in an aquarium when it comes … Read more