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Packing Corydoras Catfish for Shipping – Part 2

Here is the conclusion of the shipping cory cats video…

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Packing & Shipping Corydoras Catfish – Part 1

We have covered the basics of shipping fish, now let’s take a look as some of the specific types of fish and some special considerations for shipping them.  First up, armoured catfish of the Genera Corydoras, Brochis and other similar … Continue reading

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Packing Fish for Shipping – Part 5

This is the last part of the series on packaging and shipping fish.  These videos are dedicated to the locking-wall styrofoam inserts for boxes.  I was turned on to these tongue and groove cut boxes a few months ago, and … Continue reading

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Packing Fish for Shipping – Part 4 – Kordon Breathing Bags

This episode in the shipping series has two parts, packaging fish into Kordon Breathing Bags (which we usually call ‘Breather Bags’ in the hobby) and then packing the filled bags into boxes.  I am purposefully not going into a LOT … Continue reading

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Packing Fish for Shipping – Part 3 – Heat Sealers

The use of a heat sealer when packing fish can prevent some problems (such as fish getting trapped in corners) and make is possible to pack more fish in a smaller space.  They are not very expensive… I paid about … Continue reading

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Packing Fish for Shipping – Part 2

Bagging the fish properly is the first task in shipping fish.  I hope that it was clear in the first video that the resulting packaging is a little different than what happens at a store, or what we do if … Continue reading

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Packing Fish for Shipping – Part 1

This video is the start of a new, short series on packaging and shipping fish.  I get a lot of requests for advice on shipping.  I also have a new type of insulated box that I want to show off. … Continue reading

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I have removed the livestock from the automated shopping cart store.  The shipping charges were just too hard to work out accurately.  To order fish an plants we are going back to good ol’ email.  Send me a list of … Continue reading

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