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Old 12-31-2011, 08:04 PM   #1
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Do tangs get along

Have a sailfin tang and a powder blue tang that get along fine just added a hippo tang and the sailfin is chasing him around and the hippo is hiding !!!

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Sometimes they do, and sometimes they don't. I think your tank is a bit small for 1 tang, let alone 3. That powder blue is going to end up tormenting the rest of them IME.
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I too agree that the tank looks too small for three tangs. Usually in a big tank with different body shapes and different colors you`ll be OK but in small tanks there will just be too much aggression.
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What size tank is that?
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Old 01-01-2012, 11:22 AM   #6
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Please rehome those fish. Each one NEEDS a 125+ tank.
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Yep, those Tangs really need a six foot long tank because they are so active, and they will act even more aggressive in a smaller tank.
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