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New tank update

Posted By: Gareth Dominy <gdominy@pacificcoast.net>
Date: Wednesday, 20 March 2002, at 4:22 p.m.

Well so far the new tank is a smashing success.

I had to move my Blue gourami into the new tank ahead of schedule last night due to my pleco. The pleco, has gone mad... Hes insane. I found the poor gourami swimming frantically, doing laps.. With the pleco latched onto his cheek. Poor thing has a wound where he "bit" him. As soon as I managed to net him I dropped him into a container I use that "floats" him to get the temperatures pretty close. After about 10 Minutes I let him out and hilarity ensued.

All five bala sharks were terrified of the gourami. In their defense, he is a pretty large blue gourami, even though he is the most sheepish fish I have ever owned... Very nice temperment. As the gourami explored his new surrounding