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Very greedy clown...

Posted By: Kadabra790 <templar9@tampabay.rr.com>
Date: Wednesday, 6 November 2002, at 10:20 a.m.

Well, all my yo-yos and newer clowns are very happy in my tank, and are growing. I feed them shrimp pellets or algae tablets every other day, and they love them! But the problem is the oldest Clown I had since July in my 10 gl. is about the size of one of the yo-yos and has an attitude about food. He's usually exceedingly peaceful and sweet, but has become very greedy with the sinking food. The minute one of his clown comerades finds a treat on the bottom, he suddenly appears and chases everyone off. The two clowns aren't as big as the yo-yos, and don't defend themselves as well. Usually the yo-yos stick up for them by shoving the big clown off.

But with the shrimp pellets, wh