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No, I do not eat any fish. 19 23.17%
I eat only salt water fish. 5 6.10%
I eat only freshwater fish. 0 0%
I eat both fresh and salt water fish 56 68.29%
I eat only fish I have caught. 2 2.44%
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Old 10-31-2011, 07:40 PM   #11
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I eat both saltwater and freshwater, but I really prefer freshwater. I have to say it is hard to beat bluegill and catfish.
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Old 10-31-2011, 07:47 PM   #12
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The reason I only eat what I catch is because I do not believe in over fishing and fishing with nets. Tons of dolphins, turtles, etc die from those nets.
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Old 11-01-2011, 02:08 AM   #13
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The reason I only eat what I catch is because I do not believe in over fishing and fishing with nets. Tons of dolphins, turtles, etc die from those nets.
Me too.
I am very cautious about my fish choices because of the massive by-catch that comes with some ocean fish. I do not eat tuna ever for this reason, because even the dolphin-safe tuna kills other species like turtles and sharks. Not trying to be self-righteous or anything. Just stating what I do. Thats all.
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Old 11-01-2011, 08:03 PM   #14
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Exactly. No tuna for me.
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Old 11-01-2011, 09:09 PM   #15
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I couldn't handle eating fish. I got tricked into eating some and when I felt the texture I started puking and hyperventilating. I feel like they are just as much a pet as any dog. I could never eat a dog.

But, since finding out I'm allergic to beef, pork, and poultry, along with dairy, I am supposed to eat fish to help keep up with my intakes. I try to eat saltwater fish once a week since I try to imagine it is some huge gross fish that is very far away from my fish evolutionarily-speaking. It was a huge hurdle to cross. I would much rather stick to non-fish supplements.

I guess I'm the only person that feels this way so far. I don't force my views on anyone else and even my boyfriend (who is a much more obsessed and experienced fish-keeper than me) loves to eat fish and my father is a hardcore fisherman.
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Old 11-01-2011, 10:16 PM   #16
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[QUOTE=TheCrazyFishLady;1621799 and my father is a hardcore fisherman.[/QUOTE]

I would call myself a hardcore fisherman too. I've spent $100's of dollars on rods and reels :P
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Old 11-02-2011, 12:44 AM   #17
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Fish is quite tasty. I like both fresh and sw. I like fresh crabs and shimp more I think though. I dont even know if it would be possible to keep some of the fish we eat as pets.
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Old 11-05-2011, 01:55 PM   #18
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no i dont eat fish beacuse i dont like the taste and i have lots of fish and i dont find it fair
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Old 11-05-2011, 04:13 PM   #19
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i dont eat fish,i think it tastes disgusting. i like fishing though,and we(my family) give fish we catch to my pepe.
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Old 11-05-2011, 04:36 PM   #20
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I love all seafood. I try to stay away from endangered or unsustainably harvested species though.
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