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Old 10-18-2004, 10:34 AM   #1
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Over the weekend I bought a few Turbo Snails. They are pretty small and it seems like their having a hard time clinging to the glass. Is it because their little and with the circulation I have in the tank their being blown off the glass? Or is this normal for the smaller size snails? It seems like their cleaning my substrate though! I have a couple of larger Turbo's that seem to stick like glue to the glass. Any thoughts on this?

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How long did you acclimate them for? So they are moving around....if so, just give them a few days, they should come around. It would take a very strong circulation to keep them off the glass. Try and pull one off sometime.
May just take a few days for them to discover that there is food on the glass.
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