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Jokerswild4
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New to the forum, and just bought my first puffer!

Post by Jokerswild4 » Wed Oct 17, 2018 10:52 pm

Good evening everyone
Im so happy to be here. I've wanted a puffer for so long but never pulled the trigger until today! He is a fahaka puffer about 1 Inch. Trying to come up with a good name.

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Pufferpunk
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C valentini
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Re: New to the forum, and just bought my first puffer!

Post by Pufferpunk » Thu Oct 18, 2018 12:11 pm

There is a thread here on names people have given to their puffer.
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DMD123
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Re: New to the forum, and just bought my first puffer!

Post by DMD123 » Thu Oct 18, 2018 11:55 pm

Congrats on the new Fahaka puffer. Welcome to the forum.
300 gallon H. Pearsei, P. Heterospilus, Bichirs: Ansorgii, Dabola endli (Tinkissi river), Faranah Guinea lap, sp. Koliba lap, Weeksii
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pufferjw
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Re: New to the forum, and just bought my first puffer!

Post by pufferjw » Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:31 pm

Yeah welcome. My Duboisi is named Marshall, but for your fahaka you could do something fun like Balloon or even like Jeff
187 Gallon - 1 Signata Stingray
50 Gallon - 3 Roseline Sharks, 1 Hujeta Gar, 1 Striped Thorny Catfish
34 Gallon - 1 Duboisi Puffer
28 Gallon - 1 Red Congo Puffer
10 Gallon Planted - 1 Dwarf Puffer
6 Gallon Feeder - Red Cherry Shrimp, Guppies

Jokerswild4
Puffer Fry
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Re: New to the forum, and just bought my first puffer!

Post by Jokerswild4 » Mon Oct 22, 2018 11:20 am

I went with Sebastian, we call him bash for short. :)

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