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Re: Use to own a softshell


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Posted by electricbluescat on April 19, 2003 at 00:26:34:

In Reply to: Re: Use to own a softshell posted by jsherps on April 18, 2003 at 12:00:58:

::Just wandering how much are softshells from private breeders? Softshells are my favorite freshwater turtle. Second comes alligator snappers and I would never have a snapper lol. Reach for one of them and you could pull back a nub. I like softshells though I think they are the fastest fresh water turtle they are.

:If you mess with a big enough softshell turtle, you could come back with a nub from them too. They can be very mean just like snappers. They are alot harder to take care of than snappers too and would also require a large tank like snappers...

:Jeff H.
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::laterz,
::john

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The one I used to have was a wild caught one it was a hatchling. I never knew they were in northwest ga and northwest Alabamba. I was fishing one day and I happend to look down at the waters edge and there he was. I released him back into the wild after a few days.

laterz,
john


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