i want a briareus!!!!

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why cant i seem to find a briareus anywhere?

i know that the octopus fishing industry was devistated last year but come on i can go to the bahamas and find one just walking the beaches at night!! i want one! anyone know any divers i can call in florida or the keys and get them to catch me one and ship it? or someone that can put a claypot trap out and catch one that way?
 
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i got mine on ebey, the forst one that was listed on one of the forums on here so i had to buy. thats the mother octo i have had for the past 11 months. the guy is a local diver and the octo was wild caught.
well any other questions please ask.
greg
 

Nancy

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Did you notice the statement about how difficult briareus are to find in that area because of the hurricanes?

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joreed3

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joefish84 said:
are you bidding on it? it has an outragous 45 dollar shipping fee!!!! theres no way it cost that much to ship it!


No, im still looking

But that is a good looking Octi! For a hard to find species currently I think that it is an excellent buy! If I were you I would snatch it up!

-jordan
 

joreed3

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but to be honest.. hard to find species or not.. I would never buy a "wild" octi.. Which is what I think this is :frown:
 

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