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Thread: Shy Tetras?

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    I had another thought for discussion, are some fish more shy than others? Like I mentioned in my recent question I have 3 Black Skirt Tetras. Two of my BSTs are really active and like to play tag and zip around and explore, but the one fish of mine always stays away from the other fish and hangs out in a corner of the tank. What could be wrong? Is there need for concern??

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    Some fish are shyer, but its likely that ur BST's are behaving oddly becuase they need a group of 6+ to be comfortable, ive owned them and IMO its 8+ 6 may still bump and fight with eachother.

    Examine the BST for sign of disease, and if hes clear its likely getting a few more will solve ur problem.

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    They are really cheap fish, so getting 3 more wouldn't be a problem. I just want the shy one to play more, I hate to think that its not having a good time. After inspection it doesn't seem bloated, iched, or anything else. I'll add a few more fish to see. ;) Thanks bud.

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