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Went shopping striatus..rescued a discus

Posted By: JR King <TrueEchidna@aol.com>
Date: Tuesday, 23 March 2004, at 2:58 a.m.

I was looking for sources to get two more zebras and send those lecontis packing..least from that tank. They can keep company with bettas if I can't trade them!
I saw a pitiful discus. He was 9 years old and getting ripped in a tank of non discus (unknown characin looking cichlid tried removing whole pec and dragged him across tank, clown knives were taking shots and the huge angel took a piece of tail fin.) 0o0
I couldn't stand it and went back for the fugly old thing. My daughter bought him because she has been eyeing discus anyway and it is the same age as her dog and herself.
It actually looks much nicer now ans has brighter eyes and marking starting to show.
After the drama I am not sure if i wish to return there for stri