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Invertebrates

  • If you think your pet is unwell, you must take it to your veterinary surgeon for prompt attention. ANY deviation from normal should be a cause for concern and requires immediate evaluation by…

  • The African Giant Land Snail, Achatina fulica, is more commonly kept as a pet than many imagine.They are capable of becoming very large indeed with shell lengths of up to 30-40cm. However, to…

  • A 'Sea Monkey' is a variant of the brine shrimp Artemia salina produced at the New York Ocean Science Laboratories and thus termed Artemia nyos and is commercially marketed as 'Sea Monkeys'.…

  • Scorpions and tarantulas are the most fascinating and, some of the most visually striking terrestrial invertebrates. They are members of the arthropod class arachnidae having eight legs and…