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Old 02-17-2009, 06:57 PM   #1
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I lost 2 fish =[

I lost my pair of O' Clowns today. They died of ick. They were my first fish. Now I am treating my tank and letting it settle. Also I can't find my talbot damsel. Either He caught the ick and died, or he is hiding. Oh well, There are replacements!

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Did you QT your fish before putting them into your main Tank?

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How are you treating the tank? The 4 fish you have are going to quickly outgrow your tank. More replacements will only keep problems with your tank.


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Old 02-17-2009, 07:15 PM   #4
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Let's not forget history here. I'd encourage everyone to review all the prior posts. All the advice and warnings went unheeded. I feel sorry for the fish (past, present and future). Depending on how you're treating the tank you might well do more damage than help.


Here's where we started:

Juvenile Yellow tang : OUT
kole tang : OUT
regal tang : OUT
porcupine puffer : OUT,
niger trigger : QUESTIONABLE,
pair of clowns : OK
damsel : OK
pearlscale butterfly : OK but close
striped blenny : OK
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