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6 inch clown suggestions

Posted By: mwood322 <miawoodman@earthlink.net>
Date: Monday, 9 December 2002, at 4:54 p.m.

Anyone have suggestions on acclimation for 2 6 inch clown loaches?

I suddenly absolutely love working at Petco. A customer returned them today, and when they called they said they were 2 inches long. So I said fine, we can put them up for adoption, of course thinking if they looked good, they would go home with me. They looked unbelieveable, and were 6 inches long. The never lost color, even being dumped into a Petco tank. I just got them home, and am looking for suggestions.

My pH is higher than Petco's, so should I adjust it down with a seachem buffer I have, or just acclimate them very slowly. I did okay with my six babies from petco, though they got ick from a bad h