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Old 10-01-2005, 04:31 PM   #1
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Where to buy bullheads?

I was thinking about bullheads for a scavenger/catfish for my 375 - to clean up after the bichirs. Does anyone know where they could be purchased in Canada? I did google it a few different ways and 99% of the information out there is about eating them ! I just want pets!
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Old 10-02-2005, 12:27 AM   #2
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I would not...they are a cool-water fish (not very bichir-compatible), and probably illegal to keep in Ontario, as I believe that they are native there.

Raphael/Talking/Humbug catfish are the ultimate bichir clean-up crew!
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Old 10-02-2005, 01:07 AM   #3
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Thank you again Toirtis! Someday I hope to have a tenth of the knowledge you possess and then MAYBE I'll be a worthy fishkeeper.
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375 cutsom - on hold indefinitely
55 FW - cycling
44 bowfront FW - 3 red cap orandas, 3 fantails, 3 golden dojo loachesone sailfin pleco
40L #1 FW - empty
40L #2 FW - empty
20 tall FW - adopted from my mother - 3 golden dojo loaches, 1 sailfin pleco, 4 assorted tetras and one mystery fish
10 long #1 FW - male betta, 4 peppered cories, 4 bronze cories, sailfin pleco, and some snails
10 long #2 FW - male betta, 1 praecox rainbow, 7 albino cories, sailfin pleco, and some snails
5.5 bowfront FW - 3 ADF's
8 year old flat-coated retriever, 3 year old mutt (looks like a small brindle lab) and a 6 month old miniature poodle (they're pets too, right?)
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Awr, shucks...
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