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Loach Wars!

Posted By: tinwhistle
Date: Wednesday, 15 May 2002, at 11:05 p.m.

Who needs movies or TV when you have loaches?

My largest loach, the tank boss at nearly six inches got pestered to distraction today by my #2 clown and then.. tank boss decides to strike back! LOUD clicking, a lot of "body shoving" with one pushing the other around then the other pushing back, locking lips, the works! Which is silly because #2 is maybe five inches on a good day! They waited until I turned the lights out and they've been going at it for the past ten minutes on and off - heavens! It cooled off for a while but #2 ambushed tank boss and they're off again! Tank boss's clicks don't even really sound like clicks it sounds like a bass version of the noise you get when a light bulb breaks, kind of a "thwump" instead of a "click".

All the other clowns have headed for safe hiding places and even