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Old 07-09-2004, 04:17 AM   #1
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Fish Done Got 2 Big

hey this maybe a stupid question..... but what happens when a fish out grows it tank, what have you guys (or girls) done? taken him to the LFS for store credit? gotten a bigger tank?? gave em to a friend?? I would like a powder blue tang in my tank but ive read that they get up to like 15 inches 8O thats a big fisshy, i dont know if i would be able to keep one so big, so i was just wonderin

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What size is your tank?
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Old 07-09-2004, 10:05 AM   #3
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The answer is to research the fish before you buy and not get anything that will outgrow your tank. Unless you definitely plan to get a bigger tank later.

Unfortunately too many people still go about this the wrong way.
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i would just get a bigger tank. it is a new reason to get a bigger one.
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