I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

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AdamSafi
Dwarf Puffer
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My Puffers: Duboisi Puffer
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Figure 8 Puffer
Dragon Puffer
Hairy Puffer
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Red eyed red tail Puffer
Red eyed Puffer
Location (country): Delaware, USA

I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by AdamSafi » Sun Dec 31, 2017 9:46 pm

I was finally able to find my holy grail Puffer, this will be so exciting once it comes in, I will show you everyone what it is like to have one of the most rarest puffer in the world!!!!!! :D

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Pufferpunk
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2 T biocellatus
C valentini
C coranata
C papuan
Also kept:
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Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by Pufferpunk » Sun Dec 31, 2017 10:41 pm

:hyper: :hyper: :hyper:
You are getting sleepy... you only hear the sound of my voice... you must do water changes... water changes... water changes... water changes...

"The solution to pollution is dilution!"

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lilacamy931
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Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by lilacamy931 » Thu Jan 04, 2018 4:15 pm

oh fantastic!!! definitely pics once settled

AdamSafi
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Joined: Fri Dec 02, 2016 11:52 am
Gender: Male
My Puffers: Duboisi Puffer
Also kept:
Schoutedeni Puffer
Congo Puffer
Fahaka Puffer
Green Spotted Puffer
Dwarf Pea Puffer
Figure 8 Puffer
Dragon Puffer
Hairy Puffer
Target Puffer
Red eyed red tail Puffer
Red eyed Puffer
Location (country): Delaware, USA

Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by AdamSafi » Fri Jan 05, 2018 12:15 am

Here it is, a little feisty right now lol but he will get to know me
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hadla
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Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by hadla » Fri Jan 05, 2018 12:41 am

Can’t wait to see a happy puffer tummy!
Never trust big puffers. The fingers you save may be your own. -RTR

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lilacamy931
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Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by lilacamy931 » Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:56 am

Oh wow look at those markings - beautiful!

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Pufferpunk
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Posts: 30814
Joined: Tue May 31, 2005 11:06 am
Gender: Female
My Puffers: Filbert, the 12" T lineatus
Punkster, the 4" red T miurus
Mongo, the 4" A modestus
2 T biocellatus
C valentini
C coranata
C papuan
Also kept:
lorteti
DPs
suvattii
burrfish
T niphobles
Location (country): USA, Greenville, SC
Location: Chicago
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Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by Pufferpunk » Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:04 am

If that guy doesn't fatten up quick, I'd treat for IPs.
You are getting sleepy... you only hear the sound of my voice... you must do water changes... water changes... water changes... water changes...

"The solution to pollution is dilution!"

AdamSafi
Dwarf Puffer
Posts: 91
Joined: Fri Dec 02, 2016 11:52 am
Gender: Male
My Puffers: Duboisi Puffer
Also kept:
Schoutedeni Puffer
Congo Puffer
Fahaka Puffer
Green Spotted Puffer
Dwarf Pea Puffer
Figure 8 Puffer
Dragon Puffer
Hairy Puffer
Target Puffer
Red eyed red tail Puffer
Red eyed Puffer
Location (country): Delaware, USA

Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by AdamSafi » Fri Jan 05, 2018 12:43 pm

What would you recommend to treat for Internal Parasites?

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hadla
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Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by hadla » Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:07 pm

:mwave: Prazipro :D
Never trust big puffers. The fingers you save may be your own. -RTR

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Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by hadla » Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:08 pm

Never trust big puffers. The fingers you save may be your own. -RTR

AdamSafi
Dwarf Puffer
Posts: 91
Joined: Fri Dec 02, 2016 11:52 am
Gender: Male
My Puffers: Duboisi Puffer
Also kept:
Schoutedeni Puffer
Congo Puffer
Fahaka Puffer
Green Spotted Puffer
Dwarf Pea Puffer
Figure 8 Puffer
Dragon Puffer
Hairy Puffer
Target Puffer
Red eyed red tail Puffer
Red eyed Puffer
Location (country): Delaware, USA

Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by AdamSafi » Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:28 pm

Got him settled in a tank and to my surprise he already ate 3 minnows, which was really awesome to see.

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lilacamy931
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Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by lilacamy931 » Wed Jan 10, 2018 2:45 pm

:hyper: :hyper: :hyper: :hyper:

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Pufferpunk
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Posts: 30814
Joined: Tue May 31, 2005 11:06 am
Gender: Female
My Puffers: Filbert, the 12" T lineatus
Punkster, the 4" red T miurus
Mongo, the 4" A modestus
2 T biocellatus
C valentini
C coranata
C papuan
Also kept:
lorteti
DPs
suvattii
burrfish
T niphobles
Location (country): USA, Greenville, SC
Location: Chicago
Contact:

Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by Pufferpunk » Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:45 am

Try to get him off live fish.
You are getting sleepy... you only hear the sound of my voice... you must do water changes... water changes... water changes... water changes...

"The solution to pollution is dilution!"

AdamSafi
Dwarf Puffer
Posts: 91
Joined: Fri Dec 02, 2016 11:52 am
Gender: Male
My Puffers: Duboisi Puffer
Also kept:
Schoutedeni Puffer
Congo Puffer
Fahaka Puffer
Green Spotted Puffer
Dwarf Pea Puffer
Figure 8 Puffer
Dragon Puffer
Hairy Puffer
Target Puffer
Red eyed red tail Puffer
Red eyed Puffer
Location (country): Delaware, USA

Re: I am getting a Tetraodon Duboisi!!!!!!

Post by AdamSafi » Fri Jan 19, 2018 2:47 pm

Thankfully I did, the Puffer was ready to eat bloodworms already which is a really good thing and that is all he seems to prefer for now.

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