What snails does PetSmart sell?

PetSmart Mixed Nerite Snail | fish Goldfish, Betta & More | PetSmart.

How many assassin snails should I get?

How Many Assassin Snails Should I Keep? Assassin Snails can be kept together in groups of up to 6. They should only be kept in larger groups if you plan on breeding them. Most of the time they will ignore each other and keep to themselves.

Are assassin snails worth it?

Assassin Snails (Clea helena) are one of the most useful animals in the aquarium hobby. They will obliterate unwanted pest snails and eliminate the need to use harsh, snail-killing chemicals in your aquarium.

Do PetSmart snails reproduce?

Snails will adhere to the aquarium glass and crawl up the sides of the tank. Snails readily reproduce in an aquarium environment.

What snails can live with Bettas?


  • Apple Snail / Golden Apple Snails. Golden Apple Snails are the gentle giants of aquarium snails!
  • Turret Snails. Turret snails, or Malaysian trumpet snails, are a great snail if you have a fine substrate in your betta aquarium.
  • Assassin Snails. Assassin snails are different from the other snails on the list.

Can 1 mystery snail reproduce?

Sexing Mystery Snails That means you need a male and a female to reproduce, and they cannot change their sex. No matter what the person at the pet store told you, mystery snails cannot reproduce asexually and cannot change their sex.

Will my betta eat my snail?

Do Bettas Eat Snails? Bettas will eat anything in your tank so if given the chance, they’ll try to eat your snails too. Because of this, it’s important to try and buy snails that aren’t small. Larger snails are a lot harder to eat.

Where to buy assassin snails?

Petsmart and Petco sell the Apple snails your looking for. Assassin snails are hard to find, and are usually only found at Locally Owned fish stores. Or as Frydaddy said, try aquabid.

What do Baby assassin snails look like?

Newly hatched baby Assassin snails are about 3 – 3.5 mm in size and resemble the adults in shell shape and color although typical shell stripes are not clearly marked yet. They do not stay on the substrate and prefer to bury into the substrate feeding on microorganisms they find there.

Do assassin snails burrow in sand?

Having good substrate is important with Assassin Snails, as they love to burrow in it; we recommend sand. As with all snails, these are very sensitive to copper, so we advise monitoring copper levels if tap water is used to fill the tank. Diet: Carnivorous.

Are assassin snails nocturnal or diurnal?

Although Assassin snails are considered nocturnal (active at night and bury themselves during the day time) this is not absolutely true. Results of the experiment showed that Assassin snails’ activity decreased only a little bit compared to night time.