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Old 04-20-2013, 11:12 AM   #1
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When to add my Youngons to my main??

I have about 14 dems in a 10 gallon grow out tank they are about 3/4"-1" when should i add them to my main and how long does it take them to grow?

Next i also have 3 yellow labs in that tank about 1"-1 1/4" when could i add those to my main?

in my main i have 1 female acei 3"-3 1/2", 3 yellow labs about 2 1/2", 3 ob red zebra about 2 1/2"- 3", and one Haplochromis sp. "#44" thickskin about 2 1/2"

i also have 3 jewel cichlids that are about an inch can they go with all that mix if so when should i add them to my main
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Old 04-20-2013, 12:32 PM   #2
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I would say they are big enough for the tank now. I have some tiny guys in my tank with adult mbuna and they are all fine
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Old 04-20-2013, 01:47 PM   #3
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you think the jewels will mix alright
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Yea I think they will all be fine as long as there is plenty of hiding
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Old 04-21-2013, 10:33 AM   #5
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i have a lot of rock and hiding spaces they seem to be doing alright these are pics from yesterday and a bit cloudy from me cleaning the whole tank but the little ones love the 75 gallon!!!!
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Yea looks great! They will do just fine in there
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Old 04-21-2013, 04:51 PM   #7
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i have a lot of rock and hiding spaces they seem to be doing alright these are pics from yesterday and a bit cloudy from me cleaning the whole tank but the little ones love the 75 gallon!!!!
Great use of your rocks to create multiple caves and you used height
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