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Old 09-30-2013, 06:23 AM   #11
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I feel differently about all my fish, some of them I really really care about, others not so much haha
I can relate- I had a couple of cichlids bashing up my new baby severum, and I got so cross with them I slapped the tank. Lol. They are now in time out :O
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Old 09-30-2013, 07:52 PM   #12
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Cactus Pixie, I get loads of eye rolling, too!

I think part of the problem is that many people only value what is expensive to buy.

I get a lot of people telling me not to worry too much because fish are easily replaced because they are so cheap.

To me, they miss the point completely - that I am responsible for four little lives, and they rely on me for everything - their food and a healthy, safe and fun place to live.
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Old 09-30-2013, 08:16 PM   #13
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I think the cashier at walmart thought I was a bit nuts because of how angry I was that someone had dumped two bettas into one cup to fight. I bought them so I could separate them and let them heal. She gave me a bit of a "lady, they're just fish" look. Friends and family think I'm nuts, but I love my fish.
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Old 09-30-2013, 11:35 PM   #14
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Fish? Cheap? Easily replaced? Tell my wild caught German blue ram females that.... Doesn't help I bought them from a SUPER over priced fish store
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Fish? Cheap? Easily replaced? Tell my wild caught German blue ram females that.... Doesn't help I bought them from a SUPER over priced fish store
Hahaha... yeah, you can try and tell my imported Thai bettas that, too.

Oh boy, and the looks I get when I tell people I can't pick up their shift because I took off that day to receive a package of imported fish (or just a package of fish in general) are priceless. I think the mail lady thinks I'm a bit strange as well. She has delivered lots of packages to me that say "Fragile: LIVE FISH" and it seems to amuse her.
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Old 10-01-2013, 02:03 PM   #16
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I found this and my husband agrees I love my fish, especially my big fella mick the sailfin Pleco , he's awesome and at the moment a baby sitter , all the fry that are in the community tank have decided its safe here with this big fish
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Old 10-01-2013, 02:18 PM   #17
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I have 5 female 3 male guppy and 4 endler guppy I have 3peppered cory cat and 2 juli cory cat 1 dwarf gourami and 7 Betta .. I named all the Betta
Do all your Cory cats school together?? I have one emerald and I want to get more for him. If I can't find emeralds I'm going to try and get julis. I just don't want him to be left out
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Old 10-01-2013, 02:42 PM   #18
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I have an 17year old gold fish called Gwen she is my babe and all my other fish are ace to. All my fish have different personalitys there all my little babes haha
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Do all your Cory cats school together?? I have one emerald and I want to get more for him. If I can't find emeralds I'm going to try and get julis. I just don't want him to be left out
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The male guppies and endlers are in seperate tank with one snail.. Just got a new dwarf gourami I have 2 other snails in female guppy tank with the cory cats and dwarf sunset honey gourami
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