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Posted By: Kristin <Smiley2501@aol.com>
Date: Thursday, 31 October 2002, at 3:40 p.m.

Hello. I have been using the information from Loaches.com, and I just want to say that the information has been very helpful to me. I have 3 Clowns at the present time in a 20gal tank.

My water temp is always a stable 80 degrees and my pH is almost always 7.0. I have a bio-wheel filter which allows beneficial bacteria to grow. I also do a 25% water change every other week, and vacuum up leftover food and waste.

Two of my loaches are about 3 inches, one which has a spot on one side (which I know is not common) named Pokey. He is very healthy and active. My other 3 inch, named Chester is a little more skiddish, but he is always swimming with Pokey for support. He is also very healthy. My last cl