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Old 11-07-2011, 09:48 PM   #11
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I've just got the tusk and a chainlink eel right now. They get along great, the tusk thinks the eel is his best friend but the eel could care less about him. Not that the eel is mean to him or anything, he just doesn't try to hangout with the him like the tusk does.

I have a HOB filter right now and the eel uses it as his own personal little tank and when he decided to come out the tusk gets so excited and swims over to him and huddles up next to him and stuff.

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Old 11-07-2011, 09:50 PM   #12
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I have found that the bigger hermit crabs seem to last longer.
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Old 11-07-2011, 09:54 PM   #13
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I had a lionfish in there with him an he was able to keep the tusk in check and not get bullied, but he got too big and I traded him in for about a 3 inch panther grouper who was the new guy in the tank, so the tusk tried to bully him. He would swim at him really fast from one side of the tank, but the grouper wouldn't move and hebdodnt know what to do other than to swim to the other side and do it again.

His bark is worse than his bite. When it comes down to it he's just a big baby.
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Old 11-07-2011, 10:05 PM   #14
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Thank you that os great news to me I have a lion and a 2 in panther!
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Old 11-07-2011, 10:13 PM   #15
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If you're adding the tusk last you should be good. That was the only reason he bullied the grouper, because that was "his tank"
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Old 11-07-2011, 10:19 PM   #16
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I want to add 2 triggers as well. Comments on the matter??? Triggers before tusk??
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Old 11-07-2011, 10:23 PM   #17
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No experience with them, so idk.
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Old 11-07-2011, 10:52 PM   #18
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I would do tusk before trigs. Triggers can be really really mean, so can ur grouper so watch our for that. My grouper tried to eat, yes eat, a bird wrasse that was 1 inch BIGGER than he was. how big is the tank? It has to be pretty huge for all this stuff, 240?
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Old 11-07-2011, 11:27 PM   #19
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