Aquatic plants and snails are a part of a healthy, balanced pond. Water pond plants beautify your landscape, shade your pond and filter the water. Black Japanese Trapdoor pond snails are great scavengers and clean rocks of algae. View the pond plants for sale below!
Freshwater Snails - Aquatic Arts
Despite vigorous lobbying by OATA, as of the end of November, it is illegal for aquatic retailers, wholesalers, importers or hobbyists to bring in Apple snails, Pomacea spp., to the UK.
B-Grade Nerite Snails - 5 Assorted Species, Colors, and Patterns
Hobbyists can find Malaysian Trumpet Snails for sale in many pet stores these days. Malaysian Trumpet Snails eat almost continuously. They are good scavengers and tank cleaners thanks to their great appetites.Malaysian Trumpet Snails may be called Malaysian Burrowing Snails, Malaysian Live Bearing Snails, Malaysian Sails, MTS, Trumpet Snails, or simply Trumpets.As a pet:Malaysian Trumpet Snails can make interesting pets for some aquarists. Under the right conditions, Trumpet Snails can be an asset to an aquatic environment. This is especially true in tanks with . Malaysian Trumpet Snails are so common that pet stores may throw a few in for free with another purchase. If purchasing Trumpet Snails, look for specimens that appear to be moving or affixed to hard surfaces. Avoid snails that are lying motionless or upside-down on the tank bottom. Also avoid purchasing kept in display tanks with dead, dying or diseased tank mates.As a pest: To some hobbyists, Malaysian Trumpet Snails are an unwanted, invasive and annoying pest. They are quick to reproduce and their numbers can increase in no time. Malaysian Trumpet Snails can find their way into tanks inadvertently, most often as hitch hikers catching a ride on live plants. Whether Malaysian Trumpet Snails are considered pet or pest depends on each individual hobbyist and the tank they are trying to keep.
Purple Mystery Snails (Pomacea bridgesii) - Aquatic Arts