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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-20-2013, 09:30 AM Thread Starter
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Convince me not to get him!

Please tell me these guys are relatively common, that I should be able to find one like it locally, and that I should not pay to have it imported from Thailand. Please! I don't want to spend the money, but man oh man, this is a really cool fish.

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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-20-2013, 09:36 AM
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Yea... I can't really tell you that those are common...
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post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-20-2013, 09:42 AM
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That is one pretty fish! I know that's not helping you not want it lol.

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post #4 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-20-2013, 09:43 AM Thread Starter
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Or how bout this - a US breeder should buy this fish and give me one of the offspring at 50% off as a finders fee. :D

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good idea lol

Angus is my betta's name, not mine. thanks to valen1014 for the pic!
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post #6 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-20-2013, 04:12 PM
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Agh that's such a beautiful fish! Me want, me want!

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post #7 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-20-2013, 04:21 PM
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It looks so fake. *grabby hands*

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post #8 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-20-2013, 05:00 PM
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Doitdoitdoitdoitdoit

I mean... Uh.. Yeah. I'm sure a US breeder would be able to give you something.... Close to not really similar.
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post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-21-2013, 09:53 AM Thread Starter
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You guys are NOT helping. Ugh....
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