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  1. Default First fish suicide


    0 Not allowed!
    One of my lovely panda garras that I posted a photo of nibbling on my hand the other day was just found on my living room floor. First ever fish suicide :( frustrating because i am pretty sure i was only a few feet away when it happened, I think it occurred right after I fed the community...the pandas have figured out how to eat flakes from the top and may have jumped out in excitement.

    Re-thinking lidless tank now...freak accident or does this happen a lot?

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    0 Not allowed!
    Not sure about those fish but a lid for any tank is a good idea to prevent these sort of things from happening. It could also be that something in the tank was stressing it out and it was trying to escape.
    20 gallon tall: empty
    29 gallon: moderately planted with 9 bloodfin tetra, 1 german blue ram, 11 glow light tetra and 1 BNP
    10 gallon QT: empty

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    0 Not allowed!
    I'm so sorry to hear that, I saw the photos you posted and found them to be just adorable (knew nothing of the species previously). I think lids on tanks are a good idea, better safe than sorry for me personally.
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    0 Not allowed!
    Yeah I would never consider having a lidless tank, its just asking for trouble.


    29 Gallon: Veiltail Betta, White Cloud Minnows, Neon Tetras, Honey Gourami, Rummy Nose Tetra, Bolivian Ram, African Dwarf Frogs, Amano Shrimp

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