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How To Raise & Train Your Peppermint Shrimp
A Hobbyist’s Guide To Raising Saltwater Aquarium Shrimp From Egg To Adult

April Kirkendoll
Second Edition, ISBN 978-0-9667784-4-1, $14.95

Why struggle with a dry, incomprehensible (boring) scientific manual when you can get a fun, easy to read guide that’s packed with all the information you’ll need to successfully raise the marine aquarium shrimp, Lysmata wurdemanni, in your home or classroom? This new edition also includes tips on raising other species of aquarium shrimp, more larval collection ideas, plus a brand new chapter on designing a small-scale commercial aquaculture system.

And yes, there IS a chapter on training your homegrown shrimp!

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(or ask for it by name at your local bookstore or aquarium store)

“This is a book every invertebrate fan should have on the bookshelf.”

Practical Fishkeeping magazine

“It’s a great little book. It’s breezy, informal style makes it fun to read and it would be very helpful to anyone that wants to raise these guys.”

Martin Moe, author of The Marine Aquarium Handbook and The Marine Aquarium Reference: Systems and Invertebrates.

Today’s Fishkeeper magazine

“A smashing book, fun to read, and a real inspiration to those people who want to try breeding their marine animals.”

Saltwater Aquariums Product Reviews

“Even if you aren’t planning to raise and/or train your own Peppermint shrimp, this book is an excellent read.”

“In spite of its partially comic title and tone... April Kirkendoll’s slim volume is of real significance.”

Advanced Aquarist Online magazine

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