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Old 02-11-2012, 10:53 PM   #11
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How big is your tank?

I just got a wheelers goby and tiger pistol i fell in love with the tiger surprisingly I dont think picture do them justice they are so interesting!

My goby is very antsy and was flipping out a lot at first.. Scared me because I have a topless tank..
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Old 02-11-2012, 11:20 PM   #12
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My tank is 90 gallons.
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Old 02-12-2012, 09:02 AM   #13
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Oh haha mine is 10 and it's already hard to find him! Can't imagine
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Old 02-12-2012, 09:44 AM   #14
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If you want the shrimp to come out to a certain area feed it there I usually feed mine a small piece (less than the size of a pea) of shrimp or silverside. I do this only a couple of times a week to make sure he is eating.

I have to agree they are so interesting to see interact with each other.
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Ok I'll do that. Hey how much should my goby eat? Saw him eat 2-3 brine shrimp this morning (alive) and assuming he ate a few more when I wasn't looking. Is that enough?
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Old 02-13-2012, 05:38 PM   #16
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Iv found the best way to introduce them into the tank is where ever u want the den place some small rocks and rubble as son as u put the pistol shrimp in that area he will usually dig a burrow the goby will take cover in the rubble until he had a home
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If u wanna see a lot of your shrimp and goby pair take the large plastic part on a gravel vac usually about 10 inches long and 2 or 3 in diameter any similar clear plastic will work put the pair in there dig down to the bottom of the front of your tank and place the tube where you dug out so it rests at the bottom and up against the glass so u can see inside bury the tube and place rubble on the sand bed near the openings the shrimp will dig his way out and love his new home
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my pistol shrimp was eaten what r the odds lol
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Eaten by who..
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