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by NJD
Tue Sep 25, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: schoutedeni - captive bred now available!
Replies: 3
Views: 1083

schoutedeni - captive bred now available!

hi all, A shop near me is advertising captive bred schoutedeni they have obtained from a wholesaler in germany. They are selling these at £30 each, £25 if buying more than 1,or £21 if buying more than 8! (so about $25 - $30 per fish!) I know I saw on a previous post that people thought the prices ma...
by NJD
Sun Sep 23, 2018 6:07 am
Forum: Hospital
Topic: Deworming not working
Replies: 4
Views: 346

Deworming not working

Hi all, I've read the articles in the library etc. I have tried de-worming with metro+ and prazipro and neither will work. I have tried soaking for a long time (40 mins) and for only a few mins, but the fish just wont eat the food if its been soaked! They eat fine if there's no medication. What can ...
by NJD
Sun Sep 09, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: which medication to use first metro v prazi
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Re: which medication to use first metro v prazi

Thanks, regarding how long to soak, it says at least a few minutes but longer is better, would half an hour or an hour be too long and ruin the food to the point it wont be eaten by the fish?
by NJD
Sun Sep 09, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: Hospital
Topic: which medication to use first metro v prazi
Replies: 3
Views: 140

which medication to use first metro v prazi

Hi all, All of the anti-worm medications i have found locally are a bit useless. I have finally managed to get some PraziPro and Metro+ (yay!) I have a number of puffers all clearly suffering with internal worms (lots of very bumpy tummies at dinner time!). Firstly - anybody got a suggestion of whic...
by NJD
Sat Sep 01, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: More irrubescos
Replies: 2
Views: 247

More irrubescos

Hi all, I have had my 6 irrubescos for a little while now. A local shop has just go a shipment of 40 irrubescos in! I am thinking of moving my 6 to a bigger tank, say 100 gal?? At the moment I have 5 females and 1 male, no aggression I would like to increase the numbers to 10 in my bigger tank. The ...
by NJD
Sat Sep 01, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: FINALLY getting schoutedeni!
Replies: 2
Views: 264

FINALLY getting schoutedeni!

Hi all, a LFS called me this week, having been on their waiting list for a long time they got in 10 schoutedeni!! and were selling them for £55 (like $70)!!! They sold in only a very short amount of time but I managed to reserve 2 (kicking myself for not getting at least 3!) but still super excited....
by NJD
Tue Aug 28, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: puffer shipping
Replies: 3
Views: 371

puffer shipping

Hi

I am ordering a puffer online for the first time.

How long should I ask to vendor to avoid feeding before shipping?

Thanks!
by NJD
Thu Aug 23, 2018 8:34 am
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: puffer ID help please..
Replies: 9
Views: 801

Re: puffer ID help please..

turgidus possibly? are turgidus rare/expensive?
by NJD
Wed Aug 22, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: puffer ID help please..
Replies: 9
Views: 801

Re: puffer ID help please..

A dubiosi? Looks like the pictures of a dubiosi but they are so rare and this shop has three of these so it can't be
by NJD
Wed Aug 22, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: puffer ID help please..
Replies: 9
Views: 801

puffer ID help please..

A local shop has got some new puffers in.. I am struggling to identify what the puffer is..please can anybody help?
by NJD
Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: Keeping plants alive in puffer tanks
Replies: 14
Views: 1252

Re: Keeping plants alive in puffer tanks

thanks whats metro?
by NJD
Sun Aug 19, 2018 9:21 am
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: Skinny and delayed Tetraodon schoutedeni (spotted congo) shipment
Replies: 46
Views: 3181

Re: Skinny and delayed Tetraodon schoutedeni (spotted congo) shipment

does anybody know the supplier for the 50-75 euro schoutdenis? I wonder if they will ship to the UK@
by NJD
Sun Aug 19, 2018 9:18 am
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: Keeping plants alive in puffer tanks
Replies: 14
Views: 1252

Re: Keeping plants alive in puffer tanks

Thanks Ramp, What are you feeding your fahaka?? I bought a baby one last month, about 1-2 inches, he was super skinny and he doesn't seem to be growing or gaining weight. I have dewormed him (soaked his food in flubendozol for 5 days and definitely saw worms coming out) so not sure what to try. look...
by NJD
Tue Aug 07, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: Schoutedeni UK
Replies: 3
Views: 320

Re: Schoutedeni UK

not sure if my PM is working - please let me know if you received?

Thanks
by NJD
Tue Aug 07, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: Schoutedeni UK
Replies: 3
Views: 320

Re: Schoutedeni UK

Yes for sure!! I'll PM you