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Old 01-30-2013, 11:46 PM   #1
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Snail falling

I noticed my snail was falling out of his shell but still stuck to the wall ,but I believe the shell might fall off what should I do and I can't put him on the sand floor my crabs could get to him. Also what does this mean.
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Old 02-01-2013, 05:32 PM   #2
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snails do not have long life spans... also what are water parameters? Nitrates?
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A snails shell is part of his body. Imagine your skeleton being on the outside. If he loses it, I would say he's not doing very well.
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