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newgirl40 02-11-2009 04:59 AM

African Chiclids Question Please!
 
I have a 55 gallon with 5 African Chiclids in it.
Why are they moving my rocks to one side of the tank?
I put them back level, and the next morning they have done it again!
They take rocks from the middle and push them to the side!

Thanks

1077 02-11-2009 05:50 AM

Many cichlids do this. Some may do it in peparation for spawning,, and others,, I think just cause they can.:roll:

aspects 02-11-2009 09:07 AM

welcome to the world of cichlids. dont bother decorating your tank with cichlids, theyre just going to re-decorate as they see fit. nothing to be worried about, its just what they do.

adrenln 02-13-2009 03:37 PM

mine do it as well....normal

willow 02-13-2009 04:03 PM

cichlids are famous for moving and uprooting,
beware that rocks can be moved to such an extent that they can damage a tank. !


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