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Itchy fish?

Posted By: Marc <mgrover13@aol.com>
Date: Sunday, 10 October 2004, at 12:14 a.m.

My large Clown loach seems to have an odd habbit of quickly turning on his side and slamming/rubbing himself against the gravel quickly. This motion is done in about a quarter of a second and it quite literally looks like he's scratching an itch or something. Do fish itch? Is this normal? What is my fish doing? I saw my small one do it today which is why I'm concerned.
 

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