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Farewell to Clowns...

Posted By: Mike R. <XfeeliumX@hotmail.com>
Date: Saturday, 31 January 2004, at 12:26 p.m.

Well, as of today, no more clowns. my five seemed to be going strong, until a small one had ravaged his dorsal fin, which remains a mystery. could a dojo, yoyo, or tiger have attacked this fella? needless to say, he was in shock from the ordeal, and i knew his fate.. well, at 2 am he was gone. i then noticed my largest one has the SAME fin damage (it didn't look rotted... it looked.. chewed...) and now he's gone this morning as well. i have three clowns. one remains in such pale colouration, it almost looks like a modesta! the other two simply hide. i'm returning them all. hopefully they kind find a good home, but until i'm more experienced at the hobby, i'm not going to let my fancy for c