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post #1 of 6 Old 03-31-2010, 03:27 PM Thread Starter
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Can Clown Loach live with African Cichlids???

Has anyone had Clown Loach in with African Cichlids??? I'd like to know if theyed be happy living together.
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post #2 of 6 Old 04-01-2010, 12:49 AM
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No, as they require different water parameters and I wouldn't trust africans with them anyway.
Do you already have the clowns? I'm pretty sure you do?

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post #3 of 6 Old 04-01-2010, 03:59 AM
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lol Aunt kim.
I would have to agree NO they would eat them up fast or stres them to death.
And as the water paramas are way difrent.

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ok cheers... And no i dont have any clowns in my tank i just wanted to know if it would be ok putting some in... Looks like am gonna be getting another tank, the gf wont like that lol
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post #5 of 6 Old 04-01-2010, 06:21 AM
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You'll need quite the large tank for clown loaches, as they get to over a foot as adults and need to be in a school.

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post #6 of 6 Old 04-01-2010, 11:31 AM Thread Starter
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christ... didn't know that, learn something new everyday lol... They don't tell you things like this in the shop, gonna have to scrap that idea then, got no room for a very large tank.
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