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    Fish keeping is supposed to be a pleasant enjoyable hobby and past time. Remember?

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    Some employees do give great advice but some just want you to buy their stuff. One thing I noticed is the glo-fish's "minimum tank size" is 5g(according to their info), but yet they sell 3g glo-fish tanks. But the fish gallery I know of has very experienced employees and rarely ever give innacurate advice. It really depends on how the store is managed.

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    My two cents worth: I've finally reached the point in my life where I will no longer try to communicate with people who just won't listen. Why bother, when it all goes in one ear and out the other? If I were you, I wouldn't have even bothered to respond to this poster, since she said she didn't want to hear any advice to begin with. That's a red flag, right there. She was telling you up front she wasn't going to listen.

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    Everyone is right here I shouldn't have bitten and gone off. But come on even if you have an over stocked tank nearly everyone knows africans are not good playmates for anything other than Africans

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    Until right around 100,000 years ago or so the world was a perfect place.

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    Nothing's perfect... not even animals who make mistakes, by poking their heads out when they shouldn't be, tangling with larger animals, and having their own case of disease/genetic mutations.
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    One of the secrets of happiness is not going out of your way to find idiots. Avoiding fishtanks on youtube and not listening in to shop converstations helps with that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Goes to 11! View Post
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    Life really is too short!

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    I get this frustration. I generally try to avoid giving advice to people in the fish stores unless I see someone that I think is genuinely compelled to do what's best for their fish.
    The problem really comes when you have family that keeps fish and you can't avoid them. I have a distant relative who keeps fish. She is constantly wanting to "talk fish" with me when she sees me post things on FB and YouTube, but she keeps small, overstocked, underfiltered clown puke tanks and I just can't connect on any level there. Nor will she hear me tell her what could be done to keep her fish from dying off every three months. The next time she says something to me about fish, I plan to just say "You know, I don't really like talking about it." Otherwise I might accidentally say something more hurtful.
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