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2008-07-22 09:00:00

Fish pedicures are creating waves around the Washington D.C. area.  Yvonne Hair and Nails, in northern Virginia, began offering the new fish pedicure four months ago, and have seen 5,000 people use the treatment. "This is a good treatment for everyone who likes to have nice feet," said John Ho, who owns and runs the spa with his wife Yvonne Le. Ho wanted something unique to replace normal pedicures that use razors to remove dead skin.  State regulators in Virginia have recently made...

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2007-04-13 19:44:35

The Bala shark, Balantiocheilos melanopterus, also known as the tricolor shark, silver shark, or shark minnow, is a schooling community fish of family Cyprinidae and the sole member of the genus Balantiocheilos. This species is not a true shark, but is commonly called a "shark" because of its torpedo-shaped body and large fins. Native Habitat The Bala shark's native habitats include streams and rivers in Southeast Asia (Sumatra, Thailand, Borneo, Malaysia, etc.) Aquarium Care...

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