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Thread: I am a murderer

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    Unhappy I am a murderer


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    I just chopped one of my smaller shrimp in half with my siphon hose. I was trying to be very careful, but I just didn't see the little guy.
    Nancy



    "Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the number of moments that take our breath away."

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    Congrats on the awards! - Northernguy Active! - Wild Turkey Really nice Syno pic! - Brookfish Merry Christmas ! - Northernguy Have a great Christmas! - Demi ^_^ 
    Thanks! - Wild Turkey Merry Christmas! To a fishy kind of person! - LORENZO Happy Holidays! - Wild Turkey Happy Holidays! - Brookfish Merrryyyyy Christmas to you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - LORENZO 
    Thanks for the nom! - Northernguy Goodluck with the betta breeding! - Demi ^_^ You need a clown loach. - troy Why ask why?  Just love this little guy!... LOL - Mith Good luck with your Sals. - Celtic Fins 
    Thank you! - Northernguy Celebrate your award - Jellygirl I love piggies and you only have on.  Now you have a friend for it! - Mith Sorry to hear about your clown! - Brookfish Happy birthday have a great day - Celtic Fins 

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    Don't worry, Nancy.... We've all done something similiar!
    Sharon

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    I did the same thing to one of my cories last year. I felt terrible about it. It taught me to be a lot more careful with the gravel vacuum.

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    "Keeping fish for any period of time doesn't make you experienced if you're doing it wrong. What does, is acknowledging those mistakes and learning from them." ~Aeonflame
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    your argument is invalid." ~Mommy1


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    It happens. I've accidentally sucked up red cherry shrimp babies a few times. Then spent a long while trying to find them in the bucket. Those rcs babies are clear and aren't colored up, so hard to see.

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    It happens.... Hard to avoid. I've done it to a few ghost shrimp before. I guess thats why they call them ghosts lol
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    -(3) Long finned Serpae tetra's
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    Thanks everyone. I looked the pail over too before I dumped it, but not sure if I had any shrimp in there or not. They are so hard to see. I don't mind cleaning all my other tanks, but that shrimp tank is not my favorite to clean.
    Nancy



    "Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the number of moments that take our breath away."

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    We all make mistakes in this hobby.. If your ever unsure if there is anything in the water your going to dump. Put the water through a net first and anything that is in there will be caught in the net.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Celtic Fins
    We all make mistakes in this hobby.. If your ever unsure if there is anything in the water your going to dump. Put the water through a net first and anything that is in there will be caught in the net.

    I didn't even think of doing that. Thanks! I will do that next time, if I am unsure.
    Nancy



    "Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the number of moments that take our breath away."

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    Congrats on the awards! - Northernguy Active! - Wild Turkey Really nice Syno pic! - Brookfish Merry Christmas ! - Northernguy Have a great Christmas! - Demi ^_^ 
    Thanks! - Wild Turkey Merry Christmas! To a fishy kind of person! - LORENZO Happy Holidays! - Wild Turkey Happy Holidays! - Brookfish Merrryyyyy Christmas to you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - LORENZO 
    Thanks for the nom! - Northernguy Goodluck with the betta breeding! - Demi ^_^ You need a clown loach. - troy Why ask why?  Just love this little guy!... LOL - Mith Good luck with your Sals. - Celtic Fins 
    Thank you! - Northernguy Celebrate your award - Jellygirl I love piggies and you only have on.  Now you have a friend for it! - Mith Sorry to hear about your clown! - Brookfish Happy birthday have a great day - Celtic Fins 

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    I use a python and everything goes into the sink. I'm glad I don't have shrimp....
    Sharon

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    for posting that article, I laughed so much!!!!!!!! - ScottishFish Kick back and enjoy the day when your done your painting - Cliff thanks for the rep! - EowynShieldmaiden Otis thanks you for the rep - Cliff This one will have a longer life span, sorry to hear about your fish - Cliff 
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    Merry Christmas - Cliff Thanks!  You have a great holiday season as well! - sheamurai Merry Christmas - gadget228 What is a good Holiday Ham to do, but bring some cheer to my good friend Rue! - Trillianne Just Because - Surfdog 
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    Sorry! It happens...

    ...when I went to pour off the water before releasing the danios into the tank, one jumped into the sink...

    ...twice...

    I only have 4 danios in the tank vs. 5. I think that did the one poor guy in...
    55 g Goldfish Tank - 5 Fancies, 2 Dojos
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