another farewell :( - Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 7 Old 07-05-2007, 03:46 AM Thread Starter
lioness501's Avatar
another farewell :(

the dreaded fish lice finally took their toll on my buddy godfrey :(:(:( ive had him for over a year, and thanks to gettin 1 fish from my lfs, its killed about 10 of my beauties. i thought this guy would pull through, but came home sunday, he had gone. im really very upset about this. i have written a complaint to my lfs and have vowed never,ever to go in there again. my nearest fish store from here is now a 50 mile round trip! but its worth it for the lives of my fishy friends. rip godfrey, ull b missed :(:(:(:(
lioness501 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 7 Old 07-05-2007, 03:49 AM
Lupin's Avatar
Sorry to hear your loss, Lioness.:(

Sent from my desktop or phone or whatever else I am holding on to  2
I'm ready for the pressure.
The drama and the pleasure!
If there is one thing I want to see here, it's HUMOR.
I believe I can fly!
I believe I can touch the sky!
I think about it every night and day!
I stand in awe of my body.
Lupin is offline  
post #3 of 7 Old 07-05-2007, 06:12 AM
willow's Avatar
aww,sorry for you loss.
he was such a pretty one. :(

when you set up a new tank,hide an extra
sponge or two behind some decor,that way you have
something seeded for you next filter.
willow is offline  
post #4 of 7 Old 07-05-2007, 09:11 AM
squiggles1's Avatar
thats to bad, it's awful when you get a fish from a pet store that ends up getting your other ones sick.
squiggles1 is offline  
post #5 of 7 Old 07-05-2007, 12:57 PM
New Member
anemone's Avatar
That's very upsetting to hear about your loss Lioness
anemone is offline  
post #6 of 7 Old 07-05-2007, 01:44 PM Thread Starter
lioness501's Avatar
thanks for the sympathy guys :) ive had so many deaths due to the fish lice that i nearly packed it all in. ive now downsized to 3 running tanks and 1 with snails in for puffa food. i did have another 15gal but thats now for sale. breaks my heart too much
lioness501 is offline  
post #7 of 7 Old 07-05-2007, 03:58 PM
Falina's Avatar
I'm really sorry to hear that you've been disheartened in the hobby. I can understand how it can happen, but to me it is worth it. I hope you will have more luck with the rest and get into it again.
Falina is offline  

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Farewell to the Old Pics :( (Over 40 pics available) Lupin Freshwater Journals 16 06-09-2007 04:41 PM
farewell my friend! lioness501 Catfish 3 01-26-2007 03:09 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome