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Old 07-11-2005, 01:07 AM   #1
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Canadian pricing, is this a good price?

At my lfs I found a gold nugget pleco for $60.00. Is this overpriced? I tried to find one online in Canada to judge with shipping but couldn't.

Also a tiger pleco for $40.00?

I like these 2 pleco's as they are small and stay smaller. The Zebra pleco is cool but from all I've read not a true algae eater. Also doesn't like other bottom dwellers of which I have (clown loaches).

Any other suggestions for a good pleco that stays small and isn't so common?

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Due to their availablity, that's a good price.
While I was in Calgary, I bought clown plecos for $10-15. They are more common than many smaller plecos, but if you find one with good striping, they are beautiful. The other plecos I have seen in Calgary are albino bristle nose plecos. Once I found a Queen A pleco for $35/40, which was a GREAT price, but it died the night I bought it Unuusual plecos--dwarf and full size are hard to come by. When you find them and if you have the money, snatch them up!


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Probably pretty decent pricing for Saskatchewan...the gold nugget could be had for about $30-$40 in Calgary, likewise the king tiger for about $30....on the other hand, I doubt you could get either in Newfoundland for under $100....its all about location.
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