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Longshot
06-02-2013, 12:47 AM
I know it isn't "Ideal" but I had to help him. He was stuck in a 75 gallon. He (don't know the gender) is 14 inches long and quite heavy, He seems very happy to have room to swim. The cable guy saw my 150 and asked if I would rescue his pleco, so me being me- I agreed, don't want to know that the poor fella was cramped up. I fell in love with this monster the moment I saw him.28785

fishmommie
06-02-2013, 01:30 AM
what a softie you are. he looks like a happy boy

Longshot
06-02-2013, 03:13 AM
I can have a heart at times, usually with animals over humans tho. The guy I got him from said he just sits like a lump, no wonder- being jammed up and all. He swims all over the place in my aquarium. He is really active, even with the lights on. The anostomus in the picture is about 4 inches long, if you need size comparison. He simply dwarves everything in the tank. I have already petted him in the tank for a couple seconds, he doesnt seem very shy. I am so happy to have him, Sumo is a great fish and you cant beat free for a price.

talldutchie
06-02-2013, 04:25 AM
And if you have the space...

Looks pretty good as well.