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post #1 of 4 Old 03-01-2012, 08:31 PM Thread Starter
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Will a chewed up tail fin regrow?

I got a sunset gourami from the LFS, but his tail fin has been chewed up. (They kept the lot with some tetras who chewed up everyone's tails)
Will the tail fin regrow?
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post #2 of 4 Old 03-01-2012, 11:26 PM
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Yes. His tail will regrow. No worries. Just make sure you keep the water parameters good and feed him a diet high in protein.

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Thanks Izzy! I am relieved to hear that.
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post #4 of 4 Old 03-02-2012, 09:20 AM
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I have a Pearl Gourami who's entire tail disappeared over night once. It completely grew back over time. Altho it's a little crooked. Never did figure out who was responsible.

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