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New clown loach...am I crazy?

Posted By: Pam <pamelasr@earthlink.net>
Date: Thursday, 23 March 2000, at 2:06 p.m.

Today I went to the salt, pet store to get some cat food, and as always, I browsed the aquariums. In this one tank all by himself was a small (1.5") clown that was totally frantic. It did not take any time to make the decision that he needed to get out of there. I had to hunt down an employee, who fished him out of the tank, just to find out he has a case of the dreaded ICH! Yes, I did get him, he is now in the q tank that is completely covered, temp of 82, and an ich treatment. I have used this particular medication before with a clown that got ich, and had great success. If he makes it, he will eventually go into the tank with the other clowns....but he will make numb