Wow. It's been a while, and things have changed! I went from living in my parents basement with my husband, a cat, and a snail, to living in a 3rd floor apartment in Montreal, Canada, with my husband, 2 cats, and no snail. Sadly, I had to leave Gandalf behind. It's illegal for snails to … Continue reading So, I live in Canada now.
This past winter, in February, somehow Gandalf managed to sneak a batch of eggs past me and I had about 23 new additions to my little terrarium. I fed them lettuce since I had no weeds to go pick leaves from, and I discovered that snails can make noise when they eat. Check it out! … Continue reading more snails
Hi ya! It's time for my long-promised post of baby snail pictures. There! All caught up on snail pictures for the moment. They've been spending a lot of time sleeping this winter. It's hibernating time, but they still get up every once in a while if there's food around, and sometimes just to … Continue reading snaaaaiiiiiiils
So remember how I said that Gandalf laid eggs and that the second batch hatched? Well, they dug themselves out the night of november 6 and explored everywhere they could. Some of them even found holes in the container they could get through and I found four of them sleeping on the outside when I … Continue reading baby snails
Let's see, over the last few days I've been working hard at work rotoscoping away on a shot that's due before end of day saturday and making good progress.Gandalf laid eggs again three nights ago. That's his third batch since I found him, and his second batch hatched yesterday. They still haven't dug themselves out … Continue reading happy halloween!
So I mentioned in my last post that I found a snail to keep as a pet. This is him! His name is Gandalf, but I mostly call him Snail. He loves sunflower leaf stems and petals, some kind of other weed in the dirt yard, taking showers in the sink, and exploring whenever he … Continue reading My new pet snail!