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Old 09-21-2011, 06:06 PM   #1
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Clownfish in my new 60 gallon tax

Hi everyone my tank was cycled for 7 weeks n finally after testing water I brought s pair of clownfish. It's been 3 days But I think I am in trouble both of them r staying at the corner of the tank one of them is jus lying on the sand n other one beside it... I can see it's fins moving not dead yet but I think it's gonna die.... What is the cause..... ??? Pls help.. I tested ammonia it's fine......
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Old 09-21-2011, 06:09 PM   #2
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This is normal clown behavior. I think clowns ALWAYS host the top right corner of a tank at first. Also, the lying on the sand bed sounds like one of the clownfish is turning into s female, which is good.
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Old 09-21-2011, 06:18 PM   #3
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My clowns immediately went down to the middle right side. they still have stayed there for a long while. They are fine
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Thanks guys feels more better.... Hopefully it's jus normal but any of your nemos has popped eyes??? One thats lying on ground has popped eyes....
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Old 09-22-2011, 06:58 AM   #5
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This is normal clown behavior. I think clowns ALWAYS host the top right corner of a tank at first. Also, the lying on the sand bed sounds like one of the clownfish is turning into s female, which is good.
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Hey friends I hav new problem here one of my clownfish has lil white spot on it's body does that effect them???? N other one is still lying on the sand moving it's fins n not eating anything... I dint have hope of it's survival... Is there anything I can do!? Or let it happens what happens???? Plsssssssssssssss help...
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Sounds like the fish has ich. You can treat ich but it is best done in a qt.
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Old 09-22-2011, 05:55 PM   #8
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What's qt??? How do I do it???
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