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Know Your Origin of Breeders: Miami Ciclid Breeders May Not Always Breed In Miami

Many fish keepers choose to purchase their cichlids from local breeders to avoid injury and disease related with the stresses of shipping. Family owned and operated aquarium stores that act as the middle man between breeders and fish keepers advertise their cichlids as being born in Miami. Unfortunately, because selling fish as locally bred is a guaranteed way to get customers, some breeders advertise their fish as locally bred when that is not the case.

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