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barbs and cafish a good combo?

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barbs and cafish a good combo?
Old 07-18-2008, 06:22 AM   #1
 
barbs and cafish a good combo?

is it safe to keep a catfish in with a mixed assortment of 5 barbs including a 1 tiger barb.
and if so what kind keeping in mind it cant grow TOO big
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Old 07-18-2008, 06:49 AM   #2
 
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What species are your barbs and catfish? What size is the tank? Any other fish in it?
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Old 07-22-2008, 03:41 AM   #3
 
1 rosie 2 chequer a green tiger and an unknown no existing catfish
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If you have a large enough tank so that fish are not crowded, I see no problem with catfish and barbs. Barbs are not fond of nipping the fins of fish that poke back! :)
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