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post #11 of 16 Old 12-15-2007, 02:14 PM
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Mine were 4 dollars ea. at walmart.
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post #12 of 16 Old 12-15-2007, 03:39 PM
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Mine were 4 dollars ea. at walmart.
Plus your immortal soul, don't forget that.
Everything's cheaper when the devil sells it.

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post #13 of 16 Old 12-15-2007, 05:25 PM
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I have found mine not to be anywhere near so hardy as regular zebras. Of the 9 I have purchased, fed a varied diet regularly, and kept in a tank that supports Panda Cories without any problems, only two have survived.

Won't be getting those again. Plus, despite the MSRP of $6, I've seen them going for up to $16. Cool, yes, but not $16 cool.
You noticed that too? I thought I was only hallucinating when I see some glofish in my lfs in seemingly weak conditions hence I chose not to try them.

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post #14 of 16 Old 12-20-2007, 10:10 AM
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tophat, how long did your glo-fish take to die?

It's been about a week and mine are doing fine so far. I'd rather not lose them, I can see them best when I am in the bed with out my glasses on.
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post #15 of 16 Old 12-20-2007, 11:47 AM
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Some of them weren't in top shape to begin with, and they were gone within a couple of weeks. The rest of them, over the course of 3 or 4 months. I still have 2 of the original 9, and they are starting to show some of the symptoms the other ones had - hollow bellies, pale coloration around the head, that sort of thing. Still pretty active, though.

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post #16 of 16 Old 01-04-2008, 03:15 PM
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I got these gift cards from my coworkers during the holiday, so I was checking out Petco for fish to buy. I owned a 40gals tank with 1 corny catfish, 3 tetras, 8 full sized guppies (4 male, 4 female), and close to 20 small guppy fries in the tank. Will the GloFish do fine in the tank with those fishes? Glofish is kind of expensive as they cost $4.99 each. I bought other fishes usually when Petco had them on sale for 5 for $5. :)
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