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post #1 of 3 Old 05-13-2008, 12:19 PM Thread Starter
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Bala Shark Growth Rate?

Hello

I was just wondering how fast bala sharks grow?

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post #2 of 3 Old 05-13-2008, 01:55 PM
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After a quick google it appears they grow slowly but seems most will outgrow a 10gal tank in about 6 months. They can grow to be 12" so be aware. You will need a fairly large tank once it grows up :)

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post #3 of 3 Old 05-17-2008, 12:04 AM
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Bala sharks can get 14 inches though i have never seen one over 7 inches. They should be kept in a 6 ft long tank as a minimal sized tank.
They also prefer lioveing in schools.

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