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NEW PURCHASE!!

Posted By: Bonnie <bonnie.kilner@sympatico.ca>
Date: Sunday, 3 December 2000, at 9:52 p.m.

I went off to my local pet store yesterday to purchase a red tail shark. Since all the fish in my aquarium are named after family members I thought this was a wise choice for my son in law. Only kidding, it was actually his choice. Anyway while I was there I saw the smallest clown loach I had ever seen. It was about 1/2 inch long. Well, needless to say I couldn't resist. Also, it had strange markings. Secound stripe is like a saddle and has 2 tiny dots on its belly. Will this turn into one stripe as it grows? Sorry this post is so long but my real question is about my quarintine tank. As I always do (now since I had ich) I quarintine my fish for 2 weeks, but these wanted nothing to do with that. When I got up this morn the little loach was lying on his side and no amount of banging on the side could get h