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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-20-2015, 08:31 PM Thread Starter
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Wink Looking for cherry shrimp in Austin or San Antonio area

Posted a seeking cherry shrimp yesterday, seems not so many cherry shrimp breeders in Austin. Will have a trip to San Antonio this weekend. If cherry shrimp breeders have spare shrimps in or close to San Antonio, please PM me.

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-12-2015, 08:47 PM
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I'm looking for cherry shrimp as well, any breeders here in Austin?
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-19-2015, 03:45 AM
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Any luck at AquaTek, The Fish Gallery, or Austin Aqua-Dome? I have been meaning to go check these places out.
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Aqua-Dome has the best selection of neos I've seen in town. Really gorgeous blue dreams!

Fish Gallery sometimes has a ton of decent cherries for $4.

I also see low grade cherries on Craiglist pretty often for $1-2.

Crossing my fingers that this chocolate diamond colony of mine takes off soon. Then I may have some to offer you. :V
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im not in the area but I do have cherries and I can ship them if you cant find anything
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Anyone find local cherries? I'm hoping to find some from hard water like we have around here.

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Hi all,

The best selection of cherry shrimp I've seen in Austin is at Aquatek and Aquadome. I believe that Aquatek is $4 a RCS and then all other "fancy shrimp" (rilis, blue dreams, CRS) are $12. I believe Aquadome was slightly more expensive... I will also point out that I have recently seen some really high quality RCS at Petco of all places... Mixed with some orange neos, some not so great rilis, and then some nice little (about 1/2 inch) Amanos... ALL the shrimp at Petco are $4 a piece... You just need to catch them on their new shipment days because they don't stock a lot of them... But honestly the RCS there were probably th best I've seen in Austin which was surprising.

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