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NJD
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puffer shipping

Post by NJD » Tue Aug 28, 2018 4:24 pm

Hi

I am ordering a puffer online for the first time.

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

Thanks!

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astrid37
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Re: puffer shipping

Post by astrid37 » Tue Aug 28, 2018 5:44 pm

36-48 hours before shipping has usually been what they've done for me.

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Re: puffer shipping

Post by Pufferpunk » Sat Sep 15, 2018 6:13 pm

If the vendor doesn't know this, I'd find another supplier!
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tmgarcia70
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Re: puffer shipping

Post by tmgarcia70 » Sun Sep 30, 2018 11:51 am

Did you end up getting the fish and how were/are they?

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