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If you are ever in Pittsburgh...

Posted By: Jim Powers <jimpowers@prodigy.net>
Date: Saturday, 23 July 2005, at 12:39 p.m.

About a month ago I was in Pittsburgh and had the pleasure of checking out a very cool fish store.I have never seen anything like it. Its called All Oddball Aquatics. While it doesn't have a huge number of loaches, the ones in the store were (as are all the other fish) excellent specimens. There were even a couple of hundred tank bred (yes you read that right) mesonemachielus triangularis (batik or zodiac loaches).A local lady named Sally Boggs has bred the fish. I had the pleasure of meeting her the night before and discussing her success. If you are into Corys this store has tons. The owner, Eric Bodrock, breeds them as well as a number of other fish i