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away for a week...

Posted By: sophie <sophie-usenet@blueyonder.co.uk>
Date: Thursday, 4 August 2005, at 3:40 p.m.

I posted this to a usenet newsgroup I like, and hope no-one minds me copying and pasting it here. It isn't loach-specific, but there are so many experienced fishkeepers here I hope you won't mind advising me...

In brief, I've happily left my fish without feeding them when on four-five
day breaks (I also routinely fast the coldwater tank for a day or two every
few weeks), but I'm away for a week. The coldwater tank has goldfish, weather
loach, white clouds and a CAE, and my concern is the white clouds; the gf
will eat the algae and I think the dojos would be fine.

tropical - pangios, lambchop (harlequin) rasboras and dwarf gourami, male & 2

I would rather leave them if possible, but is this too long to go without
food for any of these fish? the t