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Old 06-18-2010, 06:55 AM   #41
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Why Quarantine if they are not sick
Because you can't see some diseases. And others appear and go away and then appear again. Just a precaution that is worthwhile.
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Old 06-18-2010, 11:21 AM   #42
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Ok, well I didn't realize you lived here and have seen.
I don't and haven't, but I also don't think that one PS went rogue and is doing things completely differently than their corporate doctrine dictates. And yes, I have seen their written policies. I did not mean any offense by posting. Sorry that you seem to have taken it personally. I'm glad you've found somewhere to shop that makes you happy.

To me, it's a math / logic thing. They don't have the space to QT the huge numbers of fish they receive and sell. Simple as that.

Would anyone believe me if I said my local McDonalds makes everything fresh and uses nothing except organic ingredients while charging the same prices as all others?
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The space they use for the sick and QT'ed fish is the same size as the dog grooming area. They also have a vet clinic in there. Your's the same?
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It's funny yall are talking about Petsmart. I just started working at one a few weeks ago. I figured it's a good second job to earn some extra cash and hopefully steer some people in the right direction as far as fish are concerned. I'm no expert, but I figure I know more than the average chain-store fish guy.
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