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Posted By: Ania <aniakorsan@yahoo.com>
Date: Wednesday, 10 November 2004, at 7:31 p.m.

Hey!
I just discovered this awesome website so I thought I'll try it out myself. I recently become 'addicted' to clown loaches:) but I'm having some trouble keeping them healthy. I love those little creatures and it made me sooo sad to see my second fish die and a third one in distress. The two that died, died suddently and the third one is not looking so good. He looks really thin and he's much less active then the rest of the crowd (but still tries to feed). I had 6 of them (they are 1.5" long) till this morning and they seemed to really enjoy my 35 gallon tank. I have them living peacfully with 2 zebra loaches, 1 yoyo loach and one skunk loach. I feed them flakes, cucumbers (they LOVE it!!) and hand chopped earth worms (they go crazy for it). I also have a pair of angles, some g