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Anyone else have zipper loaches that can answer...

Posted By: Tiger and Jaws <tigerandjaws@yahoo.com>
Date: Wednesday, 17 December 2003, at 6:47 p.m.

Do your zipper loaches sometimes get extreamly hyperactive, so much that when they are doing the "loachy dance" they splash around at the top, (only for the split second they are at the top)

Also do they tend to "body slam" their food, specifically bloodworms, before actually eating it? When they do it is pushed up about an inch or so and then they jump up like seals and eat it... just checking that my zipper loaches arn't insane. They also like to uproot plastic plants by diging in the gravel. I really don't mind this behavior, but... Just making sure they normally act this goofy. There arn't many articles on the net about zip