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Old 10-03-2017, 11:13 AM   #1
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Tiger barbs chasing each other

I have 5 tiger barbs and they are chasing each other is that normal?
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Old 10-03-2017, 11:58 AM   #2
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If your Tiger Barbs weren't chasing each other then you should be concerned. The chasing behavior is in their nature. They usually don't hurt each other too bad. No worries.
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I don't know how big a tank you have, but, if you have the room for 3-4 more Tigers, you might consider adding them. They tend to keep their aggression more among themselves, the more of them there are.
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