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Zaza10 01-02-2011 01:01 PM

African Dwarf Frog Stuck in roots
 
My african dwarf frog is getting himself tangled in the roots of a plant in my aquarium so bad that I have to reach in and remove him. Im new to fish keeping so any help would be appreciated

willow 01-02-2011 01:04 PM

hello and welcome.
is it possible for you to cover the roots with a stone so he can't get at them,
would you be able to post a picture of the tank ?

Zaza10 01-02-2011 01:08 PM

Ive tried to cover them with gravel but he will dig them out

willow 01-02-2011 01:10 PM

yeah they're good at that.
what size tank is he in,have you any larger stones you could place over the top ?

Zaza10 01-02-2011 01:18 PM

its a ten gallon, and would i be able to remove the plant and replant it or would that kill the plant

willow 01-02-2011 01:21 PM

yeah you can do that,just be nice and gental when pulling it out,
so you don't damage the roots,and it should be fine.


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