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    I love the all front tanks. Awesome fish.

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    there's a good chichlids specialist in Edinburgh mate, they advertise on the North Scotland club on Facebook, have a look on our classifieds page.

    That does seem an excessive price mate, saying that, I spend nearly a hundred pounds on 2 fish and an urchin this afternoon ;)
    Used to try and keep track of my fish here.....

    Ran out of room and time!!!

    Instead I'll tell you the best piece of fishkeeping equipment ever....... Algae Scrubber :)

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    If they are wilds, they are expensive because it takes so long to catch them and bring them up to the surface. Fronts are from the deeper waters and sometimes takes days to get them safely to the surface.
    http://www.cichlid-forum.com/article...collecting.php
    I disagree with wilds being unethical. The only reason they would be is if you were using unethical methods to catch them, or if they were an endangered species.
    When I go fishing I just throw sharp rocks in the water and wait for the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
    Everything happens for a reason. Sometimes that reason is you are stupid and make bad decisions.

    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
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    I've read too much about damaged eco-systems and exploitation to be convinced otherwise. Practical Fish Keeping magazine has had a few articles on it.
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    Chris - pictures must be supplied

    Has anyone any idea even in U.S.D how much a 16inch front would set you back?
    My therapist says I need a bigger tank . . . . .

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    Like I said, the methods and the species caught need to be caught in a responsible way, and there are those out there who do practice ethical ways to catch fish. But this thread isn't about that, it is about the cost of the fronts that Scotty found and I have already given my thoughts on that issue.
    When I go fishing I just throw sharp rocks in the water and wait for the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
    Everything happens for a reason. Sometimes that reason is you are stupid and make bad decisions.

    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
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    Depending on the strain and whether it's F0, F1, or captive bred, that could be a great price. Many tangs are very slow growers and fetch a high price. Tropheus or petrochromis colonies can set you back hundreds to thousands of dollars.
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    yeah, different strains of fronts command different prices. they are not an easy fish to breed because they love to swallow (insert joke here). burundi are the cheapest. 7 stripe kigomas are my favs. wild caught are even more $ because of the chore of bringing them to the surface (they live deep).

    best bet is a local breeder.
    your friendly neighbourhood arowanaman!

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    Too many jokes too little time

    Maybe when I win the Lottery and have my dream 8 foot tank I will do a 5ft frontosa tank
    My therapist says I need a bigger tank . . . . .

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    http://www.davesfish.com/

    dave has a few fronts on his site now... This is the general price I see around me down to Orlando too.

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