One nice thing about Assassin Snail care is that you don’t need to worry about overfeeding. Assassin Snail by Johannes Tausch. are Amazon puffers and assassin snails and bamboo shrimp compatible? 209Control 353 views. The only times that assassin snails might eat live shrimp is when they're very old, unhealthy, and recently molted. Can you not sell,trade some of the shrimp? NOTE: THIS PRODUCT CAN ONLY BE SHIPPED TO ALL REGIONS IN KERALA AND NOT IN OTHER PARTS OF OUR COUNTRY . But when keeping Assassin Snails in a tank with freshwater shrimp, make sure the shrimp are larger than the Assassin Snails, and the snails are otherwise well fed, just to be on the safe side. The foods that you feed your assassin snail will impact how well they grow. I have kept assassin snails with a variety of fish without any trouble, as well as with red cherry shrimp. Skip to main content. Top. powerbook Egg Posts: 13 Joined: Mon Apr 07, 2014 10:11 pm. I want to get a few assassin snails. Assassin snails have defined males and females, and are not hermaphroditic like many other snails. I came home from work today and found one of my adult assassins clutching a recently berried adult RCS. Assassin Snail: Tank Parameters Required: pH – 6.8 to 7.5 gH – 6 to 15 kH – 2 to 5 TDS – 100 to 350 Temperature – 22 to 26°C or 71.6 to 82°F. There are occasional reports of Assassin Snails attacking small shrimp, but in well fed specimens, this is not the norm. You may also find your snail snacking on brine shrimp or leftover flakes that fall to the bottom of the tank. Well, I can now confirm that they do indeed prey on adult shrimp. Unfortunately, there’s no known creature that would eat the eggs of a Nerite snail. Control runaway snail populations with hired assassins! You can also feed soft snail eggs and shrimp fry to your assassin snails. The Assassin Snail, or Snail Eating Snail, is a small, easy-to-keep freshwater invert completely harmless toward fish and shrimps, but quite effective in reducing nuisance snail explosions. Thanks! As an added bonus, Assassin Snails are rather attractive in appearance. and even more of this! Some aquarists feed them frozen blood worms, or brine shrimp, but any sinking food will do. Assassin Snails seem do blend with small freshwater clams and larger Asian Gold Clams, as well as with Viper Shrimp, Bamboo Shrimp, Amano Shrimp, and Ghost Shrimp. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for 5 Assassin snails ( moss - shrimp - driftwood - tropical - fish - aquarium ) at Amazon.com. If you don’t give an adequate amount of protein to these snails, then they can attack other snails and worms. Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite ... Free SHIPPING Assassin Snails (Clea Helena) Live Aquarium Moss Java Shrimp . You can get it HERE Other option is to keep removing them manually before they mature and lay eggs. A few shrimp breeders have reported seeing Assassin snails eating their valuable shrimp, but experts believe that this happens very rarely, and the victims are most likely weak or sickly. £4.49. No Planaria is shrimp safe so your cherry shrimp will be fine. Reviews There are no reviews yet. By: RSX (Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 licence) While their attitudes and voracious diets make them exceptionally useful when trying to conquer an invasion of pest snails in your tank, you may find yourself surprised by the potential interactions these snails may have with other tankmates. They don't need to eat snails. This snail is fantastic for removing bothersome, overabundant snails because it won’t attack your healthy shrimp or other fish and is easy to keep. 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