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  1. Default I have the blues....


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    ......a pair of them actually!

    I picked up a pair of GBR on my way home from work today. I thought I had a male and female but after getting home with them I'm pretty sure the guy at Petsmart netted 2 females.

    Will 2 females be ok together?

    Here is a bad picture of them acclimating.

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    So it been about three hrs or more, how do they like their tank?
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    They seem to be doing well.

    I'll know more in the morning. Hopefully the will acclimate and flourish.

    I just don't know much about pairing. Whether they need a "mate" or if sex matters.

    I'm pretty sure I have 2 females and I don't know if I need to add a male or if I need to take one of them back and trade for a male.

    Or for that matter, if I should just add 2 males to the tank.

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    I wouldn't add two males. Others will be able to confirm this but I'm pretty sure you'll have issue with that.

    Let's have some photos of them in there

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    congratulations! picture please :o) hope all works well wit hthem
    30 g FW planted:corys, ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, nerites & mystery snails
    15 g FW planted: crown tail betta, neons, snails
    90 g FW semi planted: Blood Parrots, severum, Jurupari, EBJD, congos, kribs, clown pleco, snails
    90 Gal Journal: http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ad.php?t=93939
    Fishless cycling: http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ead.php?t=5640
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    If you want a pair I would probably add one female. But 2 females will probably be okay. :)

    Let me know how it goes -- thinking of getting some myself soon.

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    Should I add a male or exchange one of the females for a male?

    I really don't want to take one back if I can have 2 females and 1 male.

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    Here is a pic of my girls.


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    So pretty - and I'll bet they will color up even more as they get to feeling more secure. Nice job!
    30 g FW planted:corys, ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, nerites & mystery snails
    15 g FW planted: crown tail betta, neons, snails
    90 g FW semi planted: Blood Parrots, severum, Jurupari, EBJD, congos, kribs, clown pleco, snails
    90 Gal Journal: http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ad.php?t=93939
    Fishless cycling: http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ead.php?t=5640
    Cycling with fish: http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ad.php?t=36492

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    I took one back tonight. She seemed to be aggressive toward the other girl. Petsmart didn't have any males in stock so I just returned her and was thinking about checking next week to see if they received a male.

    I might just keep one if she will do ok by herself. I just don't know much about pairing/keeping a single ram.

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