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Old 11-25-2013, 06:24 PM   #21
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My wife saw one and wanted to add it to our main tank I quickly remembered yours and how anti social it is. Right now we can't afford a new tank so no elephant nose yet
You done the right thing, my guy has literally emptied my tank he hates everything lol we still enjoy him he's been worth all the hassle
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Old 11-25-2013, 09:28 PM   #22
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That's a cool shrimp
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Old 11-25-2013, 09:37 PM   #23
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That's a cool shrimp
Thank you
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Old 11-30-2013, 11:39 AM   #24
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My lfs called me today to say all the shrimp they ordered came DOA. So looks like I'm going to have to wait a while to get one 😞
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Old 11-30-2013, 11:44 AM   #25
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That's a shame hopefully they'll get more in and have better luck next time.
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Old 12-13-2013, 04:11 PM   #26
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@shellyx -- soooo funny that Gonzo picked on a shrimp !! Such a bully
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Old 12-13-2013, 04:13 PM   #27
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@shellyx -- soooo funny that Gonzo picked on a shrimp !! Such a bully
He's also evicted the snails!
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Old 12-13-2013, 07:52 PM   #28
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How big do they get ? Can they be in a 3 gallon with 2 mystery snails ? The tank is heated and filtered and is at 71-72 degrees , can they pinch you ? And will it destroy my bettas fins ? Lol sorry for asking so much questions
Even 2 mystery snails aren't ok in a tank that size. They should have 10 gallons per snail ideally.
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Old 12-20-2013, 04:00 PM   #29
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Thought I'd add a couple of more pics of my guy's. Click image for larger version

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53 gallon elephant nose tank
16 gallon Giant African shrimp tank
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Those snails and shrimps are awesome !!!!!!
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