Thread: Saw my first bows in person
06-26-2010, 04:45 PM #1
Saw my first bows in person
So, I saw my first bows at my lfs yesterday. Well, I've seen ones at PetSmart and wasn't terribly impressed.
These were the first I've seen in a proper tank, fed well, etc.
They were turquoise, and a school of around five. Not only pretty, but they seemed, well, curious. In that they responded like cichlids and gourami do to my "finger test".
06-26-2010, 04:48 PM #2
Did you get any?
06-26-2010, 05:14 PM #3
Nah. The only tank I have open is a 20-high, and I'm not sure the turquoise would do well in there. Dwarf rainbows maybe, but they didn't have those.
06-26-2010, 05:18 PM #4
Rainbows are the best schooling fish, IMO. You could get threadfins or celebs rainbows or some blue eyes (considdering tank size, not stock).Show tanks - 125, 125, 90, 10, 5
Quarantine tanks - 29, 29, 20H, 20L