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These fish are all compatable with each other and make a great item for the whole family to love
is that even a true statement?

the ONLY thing i give this guy credit for is that he says should be in a 100 gallon tank or larger. but of course its the small print.

he also says they must be acclimated by HIS guidlines, which he will email after your order is placed.

and he guarantees they will remain live for 6 days. but does NOT include the regal tank in the guranttee
 

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OK I tried clicking on the name to email as instructed, I am not registered so I cant email :(
the fine print is as follows
This is a complete set of 5 LIVE Saltwater Fish from the Walt Disney® and Pixar® Movie: "Finding Nemo®".

This set comes complete with the following LIVE fish.

Marlin (Nemo's Father) - Percula Clownfish
Nemo - Percula Clownfish
Dory - Regal Blue Hippo Tang
Bloat - Porcupine Puffer
Bubbles - Yellow Tang

These fish will be sent to you via FedEx® Directly to your door. These Fish also come with a 6 day Guarantee**.

These fish are all compatable with each other and make a great item for the whole family to love.

The fish are to be placed in an already existing cycled Saltwater Fish Tank.

Any questions can be e-mailed to me by clicking on my ebay ID name up top.

**Your water conditions must be acceptable for marine life. (ammonia =0 ppm (parts per million), nitrites=0 ppm, nitrates=0-20 ppm, pH 8.1 to 8.4, specific gravity in the range of 1.021-1.025). Recommended tank size is >100 U.S. Gallons.

If anything in your order does not survive--for reasons out of your control--we will replace it for FREE (not including shipping charges). we are able to offer this opportunity only because every item packed in your order is individually reviewed and thoroughly inspected by a livestock manager.

There are a few guidelines that apply to this guarantee. If you would rather not pay the shipping fee to have your items resent to you we can credit your account by sending the guaranteed items for free on your next order. If you choose this option, there won't be a shipping charge for the guaranteed items. Unfortunately, we can't refund the amount of the guaranteed item to a credit card.

In order to qualify you must take immediate delivery of your order and the order MUST be able to be delivered on the FIRST TRY by FedEx--NO EXCEPTIONS. Also, if you have a signature waiver release on file with FedEx we cannot guarantee any items in your order unless you actually sign for the package. We do offer the opportunity to waive the signature requirement and your order can be left at your door, but if you choose to do so the guarantee will be void. It is in the best interest of the items you ordered for you to be able to be home or at the office to take delivery.

You must follow our procedure for acclimating your fish. The procedure will be e-mailed to you immediately upon purchase. You have six days from the time the livestock leaves our warehouse to postmark the return. Items will only be replaced one time. Regal Blue not included with guarantee.

This auction is in no way associated with Disney® and/or Pixar®.
Marlin (Nemo's Father) - Percula Clownfish / the larger older one is going to go female
Nemo - Percula Clownfish/ the smaller one is stuck being male and may or may not be accepted later on
Dory - Regal Blue Hippo Tang/ easily stressed and not esp compaqtable with a yellow, ich magnet
Bloat - Porcupine Puffer/not the best companion for the other listed fish
Bubbles - Yellow Tang/ not best companion for a hippo in smaller tank, black ich prone
Looking on the bright side they arent offering Moorish Idols, or even the sorta hardier Heniochus butterflys
 

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To me i think this is a bogus auction, why is ebay alowing this, are live fish sold on ebay? if not, ebay should be contacted, but thats just me, fish like that should not be farmed in one order, of course one of them will die, the puffer and a perc? comon, common sense here, but what do i know, im not the person selling


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Ditto on Brandon's post,,,,NO live animals on eBay,,,their rules,,,
LR, macro etc. , get by, but , if i remember right, their answer to this was basically was "no eyes, not live",,,or something stupid like that....
as a registered member of eBay, am gonna do my TRT duty , and squash this if i can,,,,,,
watch out, don't let my cape hit you,,,,,
Da Ta Ta DA!!!!!!!!
somehow i feel like Dom Deluise in Cannonball Run,,:rolleyes: :funny:
 

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OOPS!:( :mad:
as you can see in the next post, eBay'ers CAN sell "live fish and snails",,,,:eek: :( :mad:
sorry, looks like i stepped on my cape ,,:(
sorry,,,,hope no one wins/bids on this tho,,,,,,,
 

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i would like to order this for my tank it sounds like a great deal. does anyone know where i can find a baby great white shark? to round out my nemo family. i can upgrade to accomodate just ask my wife.
 
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