Ramshorn Snails Want To Buy

Discussion in 'Buy, Sell, Trade, Free' started by WinterSoldier., Feb 11, 2019.

  1. WinterSoldier.Well Known MemberMember

    So I am looking for someone who will sell me ramshorn snails. I am hoping, since they are a pest snail that I may be able to get some from someone with only shipping included. I don't think I Can get any from my lfs, they don't seem to keen on handing them out :( This is a low budget project so I am really hoping it won't be toooooo much.

    I am looking for blue ones or maybe pink. If you have any you would like to get rid of or simply sell then please contact me. I want them for algae control, and I heard they are great for eating algae off plants.



    Last edited: Feb 11, 2019
  2. CanaculusWell Known MemberMember

    You can ask here if he has any:

    Want To Sell - Feeder Snails!

    Edit: he doesn't say if he has any or not. He only mentions pond/bladder snails, but it never hurts to ask :)!

  3. RtessyFishlore VIPMember

    I have some blue and pink, but not many, and I can't sell them just for shipping. Plus, shipping is $10 :(
    If you want 60ish normals, I can do that for $12, or just 10 or so for shipping.
    Let me know if this is too much, and no hard feelings if it is!

  4. WinterSoldier.Well Known MemberMember

    All good Rtessy I wasn't expecting people to give the blue or pink ones away, but how much for 3 of each + shipping? And the normal ones..could you send a pic? Thanks!!
  5. ValerieAdamsFishlore VIPMember

    I might have some pink ones
  6. WinterSoldier.Well Known MemberMember

    price? Shipping? :)
  7. ValerieAdamsFishlore VIPMember

    I'll have to get back to you lol. I'm not even 100% sure that they're pink but they're not brown. I'll get pictures tonight and let you know what I have
  8. RtessyFishlore VIPMember

    Sorry about the late reply!
    I don't have many pinks, maybe 1 or 2, getting some more in the mail soon, I do have 3 blues I could give you. Pics are crummy, just moved them to whatever container I had, lol.
    $13 for 6, I can find more blues or if you want to wait for more pinks they'll come later. Shipping is $10.
    If you want, I also have quite a few black mystery snails for free...

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  9. ValerieAdamsFishlore VIPMember

    Okay, so snails are hard to photograph apparently. And these wouldn't really be considered pink like I thought. They have a somewhat brown but kind of transparent shell and pink bodies (is that the right word?) Here's some pictures:
    2019-02-12 17.29.30.jpg2019-02-12 17.31.06.jpg2019-02-12 17.33.19.jpg2019-02-12 17.37.49.jpg2019-02-12 17.37.59.jpg
    In the ones in the water, you can kind of see their pink bodies more. At least that's what I was trying to show. The water obviously has tannins in it, it's from mopani driftwood
  10. WinterSoldier.Well Known MemberMember

    Okay! Let me thinnnkkkk.....Shipping? Price per snail?
  11. ValerieAdamsFishlore VIPMember

    I have noooo idea how much shipping is. Or even how to ship them lol. It would just be the cost of shipping/supplies. I don't care enough about them to charge for the actual snails lol. I believe a small flat rate box is somewhere around $10
  12. WinterSoldier.Well Known MemberMember

    Could I give you my answer tomorrow??
  13. ValerieAdamsFishlore VIPMember

    Yes, of course! Take your time, I haven't offered them to anyone else

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