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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-08-2013, 08:36 PM Thread Starter
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Is there anywhere in Canada that ships snails?

Hello people!
Im a total newby to this forum and have a question for whoever can answer.
I'm looking to add some new snails to my 40 gallon tank (and my boyfriends 75 gallon hehehe). I already have some zebra nerites and recently got my hands on 2 chocolate rabbit snails (LOVE EM!)
I've looked into a bunch of different kinds of snails for my freshwater tank and now have a little list of ones I would like. I just can't find somewhere that carries them!

I'm really interested in getting some (Red) tracked nerites and horned nerites. Id also LOVE to add some gold/orange rabbit snails as well.

Anyone have any ideas? I've found great sites for the states but not canada
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-08-2013, 09:10 PM
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this is the GTA forum in Ontario...lots of people on there have snails for sale.
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-08-2013, 09:12 PM
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Alphaprobreeders will send to Canada for snails and shrimp I believe.

20g platy, , 2 x 10g shrimp, 3 x 20g shrimp, 7.5g shrimp and 1 great dane/mastiff puppy.

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-08-2013, 09:15 PM
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You could also try the OVAS forum.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-09-2013, 11:29 PM Thread Starter
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Awesome! Thank you all so much for your help! I wasn't expecting replies so quickly!
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