Re: NANFA-L-- Whirling Disease

Peter Unmack (peter.lists at)
Sat, 30 Apr 2005 11:10:25 -0500 (CDT)

On Sat, 30 Apr 2005, Todd D. Crail wrote:

> Best we could come up with was icing them down in a cooler of water
> and then finishing the job in the freezer once they were sedate (someone
> said "formalin" and I was like "are you gonna stand there and get splashed?"
> ;) Any thoughts about this?

If you are going to be putting down fishes go out and buy a little clove
oil for $2-3, put two drops in a little alcohol, swirl it a little, then
add about a litre of water, drop in your fish and they will be peacefully
put to sleep in about 5 minutes.

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