My snail has snails. Friends or foe?

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  1. mediumrare

    mediumrare Guest

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    Do I give these three suspicious looking suckers the what-for or let them stay?
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  2. Enderturtle

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    They are parasites sucking the life out of your turbo snail!!!!

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  3. mediumrare

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    Lol. But in all seriousness. Any ideas?
     
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    What happens if you put a snail in revive or bayers?
     
  5. mediumrare

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    I believe they die
     
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    So I spoke to my friend Matt of the former Aqua exotic and he said those are parasites that don't kill but irritate the snails. He suggested just prying them off.
     
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    Yeah you can easily pry them off. Thats what I did with mine.
     

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