Originally Posted by Flipmikeskater3
Guy at petsmart tried to tell me that Cichlid can change sexes when ever they want, he was like "yeAh that one is a male but tomorrow it could decide to be a female if it wants..."
I asked my boyfriend about this and he said that under extreme conditions, some African cichlids can. I looked it up and it apparently takes a lot of energy and such and is super rare. So... I guess Petsmart guy is only partially right and that's if he was talking about the right African cichlid.