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Old 12-28-2012, 02:44 PM   #11
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It's hard to tell exactly how small that Tang was, but I've always heard that when they are really small, they are tough to keep alive.

He was about an inch. But yes it is true. A buddy of mine breeds blue hippo tangs for a living and he said that the fry if the tangs are the hardest to keep alive.
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Old 12-28-2012, 02:49 PM   #12
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Yeah...I think that the smallest I would buy would be 3-4". They are more expensive as they get larger, but if they stand a better chance of surviving, it's worth it to me.
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Old 12-28-2012, 03:16 PM   #13
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Yeah...I think that the smallest I would buy would be 3-4". They are more expensive as they get larger, but if they stand a better chance of surviving, it's worth it to me.
I took its as a lesson learned. Maybe next time.
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