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  1. #1

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    Have a martini on me fellow western marylander - jbeining75 thank you so much my puffer and i are very happy - Angila Heres one! :D - Wild Turkey nice plecos - KingFisher For all your advice  thanks - Celtic Fins 
    for your kind comments. - Celtic Fins Merry Christmas - Northernguy Awesome help with my loaches - R2 Ranch Seasons Greetings. Have a great Christmas - Celtic Fins Wishing You A Happy New Year!!! - Jill 

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    I just ran across an aquabid listing for some wee zappers, and would like some input regarding the relative insanity of actually getting one...

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    your friendly neighbourhood arowanaman!

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    After seeing them (and Pacus!) at the New England Aquarium I think you'd have to be pretty insane to keep them... well, not insane, but RICH (talk about needing a huge tank!)

    I want some...
    Lindsay

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    A friend of mine has a six footer! Awesome fish, but nothing can be kept with it and it's in a huge tank...some what boring after a while.
    -Jordan
    Gar connaisseur

    Predatory Tank:
    20" Tropical Gar, 18" Florida Gar, 20" Longnose Gar,
    17" Ornate Bichir, 25" Silver Arowana, 16" Bowfin, 15" Giant Gourami

    16" Male Dovii

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    They seem pretty cool, but i think they'd be hard to keep. What happens if you spook it when your cleaning the tank? Plus they get humongous, so to accomodate them I imagine a 250 gallon would be the minimum, and still at 6 feet whoa! gonna have to move it into something even bigger, on its own. Maybe they can deal with less, cause they aren't the most active, but all around they seem like more trouble than they'd be worth.
    No matter how much I learn or know I'm still gonna be a NOOB, but that doesn't mean I'm an idiot!

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    didja see the eel in Japan that lights up the aquariums xmas tree? Check this out... free energy!!

    your friendly neighbourhood arowanaman!

  7. #7

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    Thats incredible! I saw a huge eel at Big Al's.It was about 5' long,a bright yellow with black polka dots.It was really cool to look at but as entertaining as a snake to watch.So if you you like snakes you will like eels.It will need a big tank eventually.
    Ray Your Freindly Neighborhood,Fully Mod-ified, Self-appointed Pic Hound!! Need pics!!!
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  8. #8

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    Have a martini on me fellow western marylander - jbeining75 thank you so much my puffer and i are very happy - Angila Heres one! :D - Wild Turkey nice plecos - KingFisher For all your advice  thanks - Celtic Fins 
    for your kind comments. - Celtic Fins Merry Christmas - Northernguy Awesome help with my loaches - R2 Ranch Seasons Greetings. Have a great Christmas - Celtic Fins Wishing You A Happy New Year!!! - Jill 

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    The kicker is the fact that they do grow so large. Sooner or later I'd have to find it a new home. I think I'll stick to the spiney eels, and pass on anything I'd need to win the lottery to house properly.

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