Snakeheads

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Do you have a snakehead

  1. Yes, I have a Snakehead

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  2. No, I don't have a Snakehead

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  1. h

    hydreloy New Member Member

    I was wondering if you guys think Snakeheads are cool...I'm sorry that I don't have a picture of my snake head, because I don't know how to add the pics on here...but I found one that looks exactly like mine>>  
     
  2. G

    Gunnie Well Known Member Member

    They look very cool, but are not really my cup of tea. Most people are not responsible enough to care for these fish, and when they get too large, you read horror stories of them being freed in a pond and destroying the natural balance of the pond. But to each his own. If you weren't a fish lover, you wouldn't be here.
     
  3. J

    Jason Well Known Member Member

    Crazy looking fish!
     




  4. f

    fletch Valued Member Member

    pretty looking thing!
     
  5. n

    newbie101 Well Known Member Member

    What is a snakehead? ???
    Ah poor me I'm just a newbie, uneducated in matters of snakeheads...
     
  6. Butterfly

    Butterfly Moderator Moderator Member

    Cool fish, but they get really big. Correct me if I'm wrong but I think it's against the law in the US to own them. they have been turned loose in quite a few lakes.
    Carol
     
  7. M

    Miss Mouse Well Known Member Member

    Scary! There's a HUGE one in the aquatic centre i go to called Twiglet ;D
     
  8. n

    newbie101 Well Known Member Member

    What's the scientific name of a snakehead?
     
  9. Butterfly

    Butterfly Moderator Moderator Member

    Channa argus is the scientific name.

    Carol
     
  10. Mike

    Mike Fishlore Admin Moderator Member

    Are those the fish that caused the big news story in the US a few years back? I think they may be banned in some US states if I read the article correctly... Not sure though about the current law.

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  11. Butterfly

    Butterfly Moderator Moderator Member

    yes thats the one Mike.
    Carol