Originally Posted by Andy Sager
Here's a tip for the future ( and I've even used it in the open ocean) use TWO nets. One larger net is the catching net and one smaller one is the "chase" net to gently guide the fish into the catch net. . This works with open tanks as well as heavily decorated tanks. This obviously does not work with huge Plecos. lol There you need a good grip and thick skin on your hands. ( I still have scars
Hope this helps
good idea with the nets. With spiny fish(cats,plecos ect) I've found that a clean, large plastic cup that you get at a gas station works good.