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Old 05-15-2012, 02:01 PM   #1
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Watchman vs. Clownfish

My watchman goby is attacking my clownfish. They've been in the same tank together for about 3 weeks in my 14 gallon biocube with no problems. But the past few days, the watchman is sneaking up behind/under my clown and nipping at him. The clown will twitch like crazy and then swim away. Will this stop by itself? Or will they fight to the death? Advice?
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Old 05-15-2012, 02:22 PM   #2
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Well that isnt enough room for those 2 fish. The watchman is prob doing what hes doing because the clown is too close to the watchmans home.
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I have a goby with two clowns in a ten gallon and they do great, set your rock up different I also have a banded shrimp and there all fine that's my only advice but I have a question I don't know what type of goby I have he's a light grey with white dots on him
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