Re: [RML]where do I get good fish?

bowluvr (bowluvr at
Sat, 17 Mar 2001 08:33:41 -0800


That sounds like highway robbery to me. :-( Where do you live? If you
live in the
USA then try

They frequently have an assortment of rainbowfish... and you won't be payin'
no 20-bucks apiece for em either! (There will be shipping charges tho.)

Whatever you do, good luck. I know you will find some that you can afford
somewhere.The other thing you might consider is buying mops of eggs and
raising up your own colonies. Not the instant gratification of getting them
big and colored up, but could be much more rewarding in the long run. :-)

Julie <><

> Sorry...i didn't finish the subject when I posted this:
> My LFS has boesmani and lacutris bows. They are $20 a piece. I do a
> websearch and see much lower prices. Where do I get nice fish, and do I
> "get what I pay for"?
> Please advise.
> Ally
> P.S. Thanks to all for responding to my questions. When I do set up my
> tank, I want it to be done right, and this list sounds so knowledgeable!