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Once Again – Don’t Release Aquarium Fish In Lakes And Rivers

TCA has long taught that releasing our aquarium fish into natural waters is both illegal and dangerous to our waterways. Here is an article reminding us of the major problems that can occur if even one person ignores this advice. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events Around Texas

TCA has scheduled our next meeting for Feb. 21st, so you need to reserve that evening for a special time.  We will meet at The Fish Gallery, 6955 Greenville Ave., Dallas, Texas  75231 at 5:30 PM.  After the meeting everyone interested … Continue reading

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Christmas Party Moving To December 14th Due To Inclement Weather

DUE TO HIGH POSSIBILITY OF INCLEMENT WEATHER THE CHRISTMAS PARTY WILL BE MOVED TO DECEMBER 14 , 2013.  The party will still be held at Deep Sea Aquatics (thanks, Dan Engmark, for letting us switch dates!), 2855 Marquis Drive, #110, Garland, Texas, … Continue reading

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Christmas Party Coming December 7th

TCA members and friends – it’s nearly time for the annual Christmas Party and Crazy Santa Gift Exchange!  This year the party will be held at Deep Sea Aquatics (thanks, Dan Engmark, for having us!), 2855 Marquis Drive, #110, Garland, … Continue reading

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FOTAS 2012

Federation of Texas Aquarium Societies 2012 Annual Convention Hosted by the Texas Cichlid Association Celebrating 60 Years 1952 – 2012   September 14 – 16, 2012 Hilton Garden Inn DFW South 2001 Valley View Lane, Irving, Texas 75061 (972) 313-2800 … Continue reading

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Celebrating The Life Of Kent Hunsuckle

Kent Hunsuckle was very active in the worlds of both turtles and killifish.    He had held various positions in multiple clubs in an effort to promote the hobby in a positive light.  He had written multiple articles on his interest … Continue reading

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Auction and Field Trip Coming Up

The next two months will bring 2 great events for TCA and our friends. 1.  A huge Auction is scheduled for April 15 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Irving.  You can see the drop down menu on the Auction Tab at the … Continue reading

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Houston Auction – Sunday

The Houston Aquarium Society will be having an auction this coming Sunday, 3-18-2012.    

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Cichlid Grow-Out Contest

This is your chance to show your skill at raising cichlids.   So the question is: Who will prove to be our champion fish keeper for 2012? John Hansen has agreed to donate an adequate number of Hap. moorii to the … Continue reading

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Officers & Board Members For 2012

At the January meeting, the final order of business was election of officers and Board members for 2012. The election results are as follows:  Officers:     President: Ralph DeBoard     Vice President: Mike Johnson     Secretary: Page Ullman     Treasurer: … Continue reading

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