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Thanks for all of the info, Byron. All of these fish except the Pakistani Loaches came with the tank, I'm trying to get rid of my tiger barbs, although my LFS won't take them. The nearest LFS that will take them is 80 miles away, and nobody nearby keeps fish. As soon as we have money for petrol, I will be taking the barbs to the LFS, and returning them.
Good plan. I realized this was something thrust upon you, so to speak, and I just wanted to explain the probable. Other new members might see this and think it can work for me too, but not so.

Byron Hosking, BMus, MA
Vancouver, BC, Canada

The aquarist is one who must learn the ways of the biologist, the chemist, and the veterinarian. [unknown source]

Something we all need to remember: The fish you've acquired was quite happy not being owned by you, minding its own business. If you’re going to take it under your wing then you’re responsible for it. Every aspect of its life is under your control, from water quality and temperature to swimming space. [Nathan Hill in PFK]
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