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clown loach questions

Posted By: Bethany <bethLsand@aol.com>
Date: Wednesday, 2 June 1999, at 6:02 p.m.

Hi! Just a couple of questions. I've got two clown loaches that have been in my tank for about four months. (about 3 to 3 and 1/2 inches). (Thanks to Anne nd others who helped me with their "brother" who died recently). Yesterday, I bought a third clown loach who is a little smaller, maybe by an inch. I was hoping they would hit it off right away, and they seem to be. Yesterday, when I first put him in, the two bigger loaches hid (big cowards!) When they did come out, they were very pale. They ignored him all night. Today, they are all swimming together and what I like to call "dancing", swimming up and down the corner of the tank together. However, one of my bigger loaches is still very pale. Does anyone know why this is? My goal here was to make them happy, not scared!

Secondly, d