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120 gallons - all for the clowns

Posted By: Nes <nes.durand@gmail.com>
Date: Sunday, 28 November 2004, at 5:03 p.m.

Ok so I'm a total sucker & I'm getting another 13 clown loaches (yes PN members - I'm taking in silverboys lot :D), so in adding to my lovely 8-pack.

Everyone is about 3" (give or take a few cms) but how many adult loaches will I be able to keep together in a 120 gallon?

Now include 4 commons & 1 shubykin goldfish :)
(who will hopefully move into another tank or pond ina few years time - but lets include them) and 4 tinfoil barbs (which I will hopefully sell very soon); now how many can I keep in there?

I've been come a bottom-feeder collector... it's a deadly trap :D

Also - my clown loaches are eating pretty much nothing but the goldfish pellets. They