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Skunk Botias at WalMart!

Posted By: Tim Gibson <funcrew@yahoo.com>
Date: Monday, 5 November 2001, at 5:53 p.m.

After a business trip in Western Washington state, I got to spend several days touring the breathtaking Olympic peninsula! Saturday night, the eve of my Sunday flight back home to Houston, I was waiting for 9 rolls of film to get developed at the WalMart in Aberdeen, WA, and idly looking at their fish tanks to kill time.

And, there it was, a tank with probably 20 one-inch skunk botias, properly labelled even! The little fellas looked great - healthy and wiggly! I didn't buy any because they probably wouldn't like spending 24 hours and 1900 miles in a baggie, and my tank is too crowded already. So, if you are in the market for skunks, think WalMart ----> quarrantine tank!

Come to think of it, maybe I could transfer all my loaches (3 B. almorhae, 4 B. berdmori, & 2 B. hymenophysa) and