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Old 12-16-2011, 08:28 PM   #1
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Where's my firefish??

Ok....unfortunatel the other i came home to a foxface rabbitfish in my tank! My mother picked uo my daughter from school and basically buys her whatever she wants...well today she wanted a rabbitfish and the guy there knows my aquarium and said it would be ok. Needless to day i was pissed off.....im not rather fond of the rabbitfish and i woudln't have chosen it.

POint is that my firefish seemed a little freaked out that day...always hiding behind rocks (which he NEVER has done since the day he was put in tank) and it's now 2 days later and still no sign of him. I'm worried. Is there any possibility that the rabbitfish stung him? Everything I've read says no and that it's a peaceful fish but I'm concerend as to where my firefish went?! WTH? I at least thought he'd come out for the mysis feeding. he didn't.

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Chance he jumped out? Firefish are jumpers...even if you have a lid it might have been left open by beforementioned motherly figure or the one daughter.
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Chance he jumped out? Firefish are jumpers...even if you have a lid it might have been left open by beforementioned motherly figure or the one daughter.
Oh ****. Never thought of that...I'll check now!
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Old 12-16-2011, 08:56 PM   #4
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Chance he jumped out? Firefish are jumpers...even if you have a lid it might have been left open by beforementioned motherly figure or the one daughter.
;(..........Omg u were right. I'm so sad right now..... Found him behind tank.

..I had him since i started this tank......rly am upset...... ;(

Thank u for ur help. Now I'm not
Looking for him every day hoping he'll b there.
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;(..........Omg u were right. I'm so sad right now..... Found him behind tank.

..I had him since i started this tank......rly am upset...... ;(

Thank u for ur help. Now I'm not
Looking for him every day hoping he'll b there.
I'm sorry !
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To bad. I don't have a top on my tank...main reason I don't have any firefish.
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Sorry to hear about your loss.
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Sorry for your loss.
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I'm sorry !
All bc my mother bought that piece if **** rabbitfish on an impulse that I didn't even want. It'll never happen again bc we had the talk that grandma can't buy anything for the tank without it being approved first.

She meant well I know but this sucks.
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I kept a firefish with no lid and no problems. Its all in what is in the tank with it. Obviously a foxface will stress it to the point of jumping. Sorry about your firefish. I lost mine in a power outage and I miss having him in there.
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