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Our 29 Gallon tank is a baby maker. We don't know why. 11 years and we've seen Mollies, several packs of snails, multiple sets of angelfish eggs (that get eaten), Otocinclus (ottos) that just magically reproduce out of no where; and now our two bristlenose plecos decided to drop a bunch of eggs next to our heater.

Currently in the 29G tank are Lemon/Black/Bloodfin Tetras (5 total), 4 Angels, multiple Cory catfish of different kinds, and then 3 plecos, the two bristlenose, and one rubber nose. There is another hidden beast that lives between the rocks whos name I can never remember. I doubt it would be safe to retain the eggs in this tank setup, unless i'm wrong.

We know the Bristlenose isn't exactly common in our area. I was contemplating dropping the eggs into our 10G tank which is at the same temperature but it is home to my ghost shrimp and my sword tail plant. Would the baby pleco's be safe from the ghost shrimp?, and then when they grow up; will the shrimp be safe?
 

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DO NOT MOVE THE EGGS! If you touch the eggs or bump it at all they will be destroyed and die immidialtly. Remove the adults into a temporary tank and wait for the eggs to hatch. The babies or fry will eventually grow into adults. When they are adults the tank will be waaaaaaaaaaaaaaay overstocked so sell them or give them away if there are no other options the only thing you can do if flush them down the toilet as sad as that is. At least it would be an instant death. Then you put your old fish back into that tank and problem solved. I reccomend getting rid of one gender of every type of fish so they don't breed any more. Reply to this messge for more help.
 
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