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number of loachs... (clowns and modesta)

Posted By: SOS <kodo_kodiac@hotmail.com>
Date: Tuesday, 13 February 2001, at 12:31 a.m.

I have two clown loachs in a 20 gal tank they are still small, maybe the lenght of my finger if they strech. I have had them since before christmas and they seem quite attached to each other. Always swiming togather and laying pressed togather my question is should I have more than two if these guys seem happy togather. The onley other ocupants of the tank is 6 zeb. danios.

My other tank is a 55 it has three african chiclids a small pleco (about the lenght of my comp. mouse) I had two Botia Modesta, I heard that all loachs love company but these guys really do not like each other they stay on oppisate ends of the tank and the larger one always poppes his spikes and chases the other when it comes near. The smaller one used to hang o