Lol, Melody - I think I'd have to leave the kids at home for that one. "Never mind what Mommy is wearing. It's a...ummm... costume party!"
You gotta admit, that is some fancy sewing on that skirt/apron, plus with her body heat the fish were probably traveling in better style than they usually would. 8)
I do very much agree that we have to control animal importation - there was a recent National Geographic article about some of the major "alien" species that have been introduced in various parts of the world, plant, insects and animals, and the long-term impact is devastating in some cases.