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Dojo tank size?

Posted By: Eric Ryan <crowshaven@sbcglobal.net>
Date: Wednesday, 7 September 2005, at 10:05 p.m.

I'm sure this has been covered before (I did search, but didn't find it covered), but for the standard LFS dojo loach (M. anguillicaudatus) what's an OK tank size for a pair of loaches?

I don't want to cramp them, but I also only have a 29 gallon tank and a 30 gallon long (36" long) as possible homes.

I was thinking of a pair of them in with a paradise fish, unheated tank (although the house stays 68 to 78 degrees depending on the season) and perhaps a small group of white clouds.

Then again, if the tanks are too small, any other suggestions for similar types of loaches (I like the eelish look) that are a bit more out and about than kuhlis?



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