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    Where can I buy a snakehead or snakehead like fish?

    Discussion in 'General Aquaria Discussion' started by Cichlid king, Mar 4, 2011.

    1. Cichlid king

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      I live in a tropical country, and snakeheads are legal here, but since they're banned in the U.S. I don't know where else to buy. So I want to buy a fish which is similar to your stereotypical snakead - breathes air, voracious appetite, quick breeder e.t.c. I'd like a fish with those characterists. As well as those above, I'd like the fish to:

      -Be decently priced.
      -Have sharp teeth.
      -Be aggressive
      -Grow to about 2 feet long or more.

      Any fish come to mind?
       
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      A bowfin.
       
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      yea bowfin (dogfish)
       
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      One that survives in a tropical climate. It gets quite hot here. I like the Bowfin, but not the fish I'm looking for.
       
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      Bowfin is going to be the closest thing to a snakehead you are gonna get.
       
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      I know it's a bit of a stretch but how about a bicher?
       
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      How quick does a Bowfin breed? Do people export them?
       
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      wolf fish............maybe an arowana ...not quite the same but still..
      maybe even a goliath tiger fish
       
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      Are there any aquarium/pet store on your island,any luck with your ferret search?
       
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      train your dog to live in an aquarium, LOL
       

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