Deadly Snails Invading Houston; Carry Meningitis

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    Deadly Snails Invading Houston; Carry Meningitis


    HOUSTON, TX – A Giant African Land Snail has been discovered in the backyard of a Houston home. Now, researchers are sending out a serious warning. Scientists say the snails ARE extremely dangerous and they spread a deadly disease. People are being warned not to touch them.

    http://kplr11.com/2013/05/08/deadly-snails-invading-houston-carry-meningitis/

    They can cause meningitis! :eek:
     
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    I hate snails and slugs (shell less snails IMO). I don't even do escargot.

    At least there's a snail that is beneficial...if only they didn't leave so much slime or freak me out! Ick!

    Not a bug person....nope, nope never will be.
     
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