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Moorusha

HI, everybody,

 

I am very keen to buy different types of freshwater snails. The only ones I can find are common golden mystery (apple) snails and red & brown ram snails. I have a few giant apple snail (light footed and dark footed).

Can you recommend any specific website or online store where I can buy a variety? I am on lookout at Gumtree.

Best regards,

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sdlTBfanUK

Where do you live?

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Moorusha

Melbourne, Australia.

 

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sdlTBfanUK

There are a lot of Australia members so hopefully someone will reply.  I am UK based so am not aware of whether you can import them or availability etc? They do sell them on ebay over here but I couldn't see any on Australia ebay. There is a section on this site for livestock for sale but at a quick glance I didn't see any snails.

https://skfaquatics.com/forum/forums/forum/124-freshwater-snails/

Hope you find what you are looking for.

Simon

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Moorusha

Thanks a lot for your reply, Simon.

We have very strict quarantine laws in Australia, so import any livestock is basically impossible.  I hoped that maybe some Aussie breeders will respond. Cheers.

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sdlTBfanUK

I hope someone will respond.

Have you tried aquarium shops as even if they don't stock them they may have a contact or customer they know has snails etc. If you don't want to go to lots of shops you could just call them??

I did a quick search and came up with the below as well, not sure whether they are any good for you??

https://business.google.com/v/freshwater-snails-australia/12445457029498477199/71ef/_?exp=1756229&bc=8&caid=1419418047&agid=54848762534&dvc=c&dvcmdl=&plmt=&kwd=%2Bsnail for %2Bsale australia&adpstn=1o1&fiid=&tgtid=kwd-702084608831&locint=2036&locphy=9046893&mt=b&ntwk=g&gclid=CjwKCAjwxrzoBRBBEiwAbtX1nxejZzVrZM0kGfamdiTlBrx0o0ZICjWaQD9uFhgFFalQpLHcKpbl8xoC0DcQAvD_BwE

https://www.gumtree.com.au/s-pets/snails+for+sale/k0c18433

Simon

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On 6/23/2019 at 2:34 PM, sdlTBfanUK said:

I hope someone will respond.

Have you tried aquarium shops as even if they don't stock them they may have a contact or customer they know has snails etc. If you don't want to go to lots of shops you could just call them??

I did a quick search and came up with the below as well, not sure whether they are any good for you??

https://business.google.com/v/freshwater-snails-australia/12445457029498477199/71ef/_?exp=1756229&bc=8&caid=1419418047&agid=54848762534&dvc=c&dvcmdl=&plmt=&kwd=%2Bsnail for %2Bsale australia&adpstn=1o1&fiid=&tgtid=kwd-702084608831&locint=2036&locphy=9046893&mt=b&ntwk=g&gclid=CjwKCAjwxrzoBRBBEiwAbtX1nxejZzVrZM0kGfamdiTlBrx0o0ZICjWaQD9uFhgFFalQpLHcKpbl8xoC0DcQAvD_BwE_wSs

https://www.gumtree.com.au/s-pets/snails+for+sale/k0c18433

Simon

Thank you, Simon, for the information you found. I have a friend who does this and he has contacts in Australia. I'll try to find out everything from him and write if there is any information.

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