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Old 09-29-2010, 09:10 PM   #1
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A little advice please

So, my managers at Petsmart decided they want to start training me in petcare (fish, birds, reptiles, small animals), much to my chagrin.

Does anyone have any advice on sites where I can find some good basic information on animals other than fish?

Also, any advice on how to catch speedy and/or elusive fish. Whenever I watch the others there trying to catch clown loaches for customers, it takes them forever, cause they are in the "big" tank, and these guys are fast.

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Old 09-29-2010, 10:04 PM   #2
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i use 2 nets to catch fast fish. put one on one side of the tank and use the other to chase it into the stationary net and close them together.

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Thats a good idea i uaslly corner them bring them up to the top and snag em
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i throw a grenade in the tank and hope it lands on my net... LOL JK, i basically just use two nets and trap them =]
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For really tricky fish you can try training them to eat from a large net, then when you need to grab'm, do a feeding.
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and don't move fast. you have to sneak up on 'em
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How's it working out so far, Heath?

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