Man Gets Caught Smuggling Arowanas

  1. DRock914

    DRock914 Member Member

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  2. steed1172

    steed1172 Well Known Member Member

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    lol!... atleast he has taste :p
     

  3. speed0factory

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    poor fishes 16 of them died in federal custody, please train the Policemen to look after the fishes, before puting them in federal custody. haha:D
    and you are right he got the taste.
     

  4. Chris123

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    The things we do for fish just amaze me somtimes

    Great article though :)
     
  5. thorpbrian

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    This makes me laugh at the fact that more than one of my LFS' openly sell arowana.
     
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    Not all Arowanas are illegal. The silver arowanas I believe are the Australian ones. The Asian Arowana is on the endangered species list and I think that is why that specific one is illegal. The guy was not smuggling the fish for himself most likely. He can sell them for $5,000 - 8,000 each.
     
  7. cronic949153d

    cronic949153d Initiate Member

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    they survived in a ssuitcase but not r goverment haha
    silver's from the amazon r fairly aivable at about 80 bucks a piece
    red and gold and the other asia ones r more expensive and r tagged and certifacate
    and very expensive
     

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