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Botia Eos vs. Botia Modesta continued...

Posted By: Gareth Dominy <gdominy@canada.com>
Date: Wednesday, 20 November 2002, at 12:43 p.m.

Well it has been a few weeks since the little bugger (Eos) was moved into the "bastard" tank.

The Eos has taken over completely, and now seems to have a "daily prowl" that he does, chasing everyone out of the caves (and there are many of them!). The tank is always popping now, and I see modesta's all day and night as they chase the Eos, and as the Eos chases them.

It has actaully livened up teh tank nicely and I quite enjoy the dynamic it has added. With the loaches chasing all day it has lowered the Tiger Barbs aggression (so they now they are mating again).

The Red Tailed Black shark has discovered that he can push