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BigBlue00 05-02-2006 03:24 PM

Anyone from Kentucky?
 
Helloooooooooooooo out there!!

Anyone from the Bluegrass out there reading this? Surely I can't be the only one interested in hearing what's going on in the state as far as our hobby goes! :biggrin:

Aquaseafoam 05-02-2006 07:38 PM

Hey! not only that i'm just down the road in Lexington.

Shawn_KY 05-02-2006 09:51 PM

I am up the road in Ashland... :)

BigBlue00 05-04-2006 03:55 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Aquaseafoam
Hey! not only that i'm just down the road in Lexington.

Sweet! Good to see a couple of people finally came out of the woodwork!

So where do you all primarily get your fish and plants? Mail order or a favorite LFS?

Just curious as there doesn't seem to be a big selection of stores around the Lexington and surrounding areas.


P.S. Go Cats! :proud:

Shawn_KY 05-04-2006 05:08 AM

Well, first, I agree... GO CATS!!! Blood bleeds blue around here.... :)

Second, there is an excellent LFS in Lexington... Trying to remember the name of it... Found it.. message originally from here. And was another KY person... Store called JustFish, sorta a hole-in-the-wall type area, but EXCELLENT store... Check it out..

BigBlue00 05-04-2006 07:12 PM

Hmmm...I think I've run across that store's web site before.

I'm gonna have to drop by there just to take a look around. It's cool that it's just fish stuff and not a "complete" pet store too. More stuff for us!!

Aquaseafoam 05-06-2006 12:24 AM

Just fish is a pretty good store. I am sad that one of my favorite places to buy plants has closed down. It was the Regency Pet Center off Nicholasville road across from K-Mart. I just moved here last year from Louisville and it closed only months after that :( They still have an aquarium service running though.
I have to admit Louisville (and Clarksville, IN) has a great selection of stores.
If anyone is ever in the area you should check out Green tree Pet Center in Clarksville, and there are too many in louisville to name.

kylerimb 07-26-2006 11:05 PM

Just Fish is the only place locally i'll buy anything.

turbomkt 07-27-2006 04:29 AM

TetraFreak is in Kentucky now, too. He just moved there without the benefit of taking his tanks, so you may want to give him a big welcome if you haven't already ;)

Derby Planter 10-26-2006 09:01 PM

Rock Louisville Baby. I am now just getting into the planted tank (had an Oscar tank for years, and a Nano reef) So I am scouting for good plant stores

plantbrain 10-27-2006 05:45 AM

I use to drive down Versailles Road, I lived out just past New Circle road off Harrodsburg Exit, it use to be nothing but cornfields out that way.
Now?

Houses out 10 miles or more and more being built.
That was well over 10 years ago, I'm scared to go back now:)

I was born there actually.
Dad taught Evolution and Entomology at UK.



Regards,
Tom Barr

blueguppygirl 10-30-2006 06:30 AM

Just a shout out from Carrollton Ky, There's a place in downtown carrollton called Baits galore fish &more that will be going out of buisness around the begining of next year and the owner has EVERYTHING on sale, from tanks to fish she's selling it all, even the store is for sale. She has some great bargains, She sold a 55gal (used) for $40. If you're in the area you should check it out.

Aquaseafoam 11-22-2006 06:00 PM

Hey, I grew up in Carrollton!

blueguppygirl 11-29-2006 07:19 AM

What do you consider grown up?....even the adults here are immature. No offense! Carrollton is a nice CHEAP place to live...lots of factories to work at.

Aquaseafoam 12-12-2006 05:40 PM

I lived there until I graduated highschool, then got out! lol.


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