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Loach Olympics Clown Division

Posted By: Jayne <jaynemanrow@yahoo.com>
Date: Tuesday, 13 April 1999, at 11:56 a.m.

Now it is getting warmer, the "games" are more firmly in my mind. I also think that I should have learned this lesson by now! Did a water change this morning, lifted the wonderful plastic hidey cave and discovered a dead horsefaced loach. I shook the hidey cave hoping to startle any fish inside. Got the hidey cave over the bucked when the long jump loach champion made his presence known by landing in the bucket! The runner up was still flapping in the hidey cave. Being a quick thinking official, I dropped the hidey cave back in the water, (hopefully everyone was clear, I wasn't thinking very clearly at that point) grabbed the net, opened it, prepared to scoop the little champion up and flop, he jumped in the net! Perfect score! Since last time I took hidey cave out