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Old 09-07-2014, 08:14 PM   #1
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Clownfish acting odd?

I just purchased an ocellaris clownfish today and the entire time he has been in the tank he has been in the corner swimming back and forth. Is this normal? Do I have anything to worry about?


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Is the tank still cycling?


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Old 09-07-2014, 08:23 PM   #3
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No it's not


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He's probably acclimating to the tank. Mine used to do that. That's how they found there home in the corner of my tank lol. Is he breathing heavily?


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Old 09-07-2014, 08:26 PM   #6
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Nope not really


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How long has the tank been set up? How did you acclimate him? I take it he is the only fish in there?


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I took about an hour and a bit to acclimatize him, yes he is the only fish, tank started first cycling June 20th finished cycling early august


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I don't think there is anything to worry about, has he eaten? It could take a few days for him to settle in. When I bought my first pair of clowns they hung around in the top corner for months!


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Oh okay I haven't fed him yet but today I will and see how it goes


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