Here you will find out what equipment you will need to look after African land snails. Please take a look at the other pages in the menu to get more details about the equipment needed for caring for African land snails.


You will need a tank of some sort to keep your snails in. Fish tanks and storage boxes are both popular choices for snail owners. Learn more about snail tanks here.


You will need to line your tank with substrate so that your snails can burrow. Find out more about substrate here.

Food and Water Bowl

It is a good idea to provide your snails with a small dish of water and keeping food on a dish or plate makes it easier to clean up any old food. Read more about feeding equipment for snails here.

Heat mat

As African land snails prefer hot and humid climates, it is important to keep them warm. Find out more about heating equipment for snails here.