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- Snails produce a thick slime which protect and give them the ability to crawl on sharp objects like the edge of a razor and not get hurt.
- Snails are hermaphrodites that is to say that they posses both male and female reproductive system.
- Garden snails have up to 14,175 teeth and they are all located on their tongue called the radula.
- The biggest snail specie is the Achatina Marginata (AM) which is very popular in Africa.
- Snails have the ability to hibernate or aestivate during extreme cold or dry season. They form a protective white covering which can sustain them for months.
- Snails are nocturnal animals that is to say they are more active at night than during the day.
- Snail is a very good source of protein
- Due to the suction created by their slime, a snail can crawl upside sown.
- Snails are deaf, they can only see, feel and smell.
- Snails can live up to 20 years like in some cases that have been seen.