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My clowns never fail to impress

Posted By: Anthony
Date: Tuesday, 30 November 1999, at 10:06 a.m.

Well, I thought that I would share this little story with you all. This weekend, my clowns got up to a little bit of what they do best.

I had to go away for a day and a half, and I forgot to set the light timer. My Loaches had an ample amount of darkness, and took full advantage of it. Before I left, I ensured that they had ample food, by placing a few brine pellets and the usual weekend feeder. These worked really well.

Anyway, I returned home only to find that my Loach brigade had systematically dismantled a plant in the corner of the aquarium. This did not bother me though, but what had me in fits of laughter was what they had done with the leaves. Somehow, they had gathered all the leaves together and placed them in a neat pile in a spot in the middle of the aquarium. I switched on the light and marvelled at this green heap of plant leaves in the middle of the t