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Poor Guys!

Posted By: Tiger and Jaws <tigerandjaws@yahoo.com>
Date: Thursday, 16 December 2004, at 4:54 p.m.

It sickens me.

I went to the local PetCo to get a new plant for my aquarium, and decided I had the time to look at the fish.

Last Time I was there, they only had about 3 clowns, but they all had ick, along with about 1/2 the other fish. The store was new, (just opened about 2 days before) so I figured the tanks hadn't had time to really acclimate. They said they were doing something about it, so we left.

(this was like a month ago)

Now, I go back yesterday, and I see they had several rare species of loach (Well ones we never see around HERE anyway) such as Tigers, Kuhlis, Red Tails, Skunks, and Clowns. The sad part was they ALL had ick! I told the "Specialist" in the department about the problem, and they said the same thing: "It's being