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    Wow, I've never seen such a thing. I know it happens, but that is cool to see. I also don't expect that it will live long.
    Steve
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    I also don't think it will live long I don't think it would be able to grow properly like that.
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    I,m really not sue, its been 72 hours and it's eating and doing great. If it does survive I am very curious to know what gender it is because of the two tails and I've herd each "head" has a brain. Could half of it die and the other half live, that would be weird.

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    No if one half die the other half is gonna die too.

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    Ok so I am pleased to tell you "it" as is now called is still doing great and as happy as any mutated guppy baby could be.

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    Glad to hear that it is doing well so far!

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    It very well may survive for a good while...I think this is most likely due to the fact from the photo the bodies appear to be more independent than some other conjoined fish. If you notice the fry both appear to have their own yolk sacs and the abdomens appear to have structures of their own. Both heads also tend to have some form...this independence means that there is not as much strain on the organs as would be if they were more meshed internally.
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    Yes they seem to have there own little systems its just the head area that's connected.

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    I've seen video of conjoined fish and it isn't cool or amazing. One fish is dominant over the other and "drags" the weaker fish around like dead weight. I understand curiosity short term, but IMO the humane thing would be to euth the fish soon.
    When I go fishing I just place a sharp rock in the water and sit there waiting for all the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
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    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    Tolerance is a great thing to have, so is the ability to shut up.

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    Hope it lives.
    That would be pretty cool.

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