I get your point, but are you getting mine?
It may not happen soon, but I think the price will drop by 75% in the next 4-6 years.
Yes balls do have much smaller clutches than burms, but how many people have the resources to breed burms? Not many compared to how many 12 year old kids could breed Balls.
That high demand you speak of is what's going to raise the number of breeders to the point to where the price has to drop. Simple economics.
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