Search found 5 matches

by Fishybill
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: 5 CL'S in 4ft 95 gallon tank !?
Replies: 7
Views: 252

Re: 5 CL'S in 4ft 95 gallon tank !?

Good luck with your bunch. By the sounds of it you are on the right track and you already take great care of them. They are lucky fish to have you. Loach loach thanks very much for encouragement. Just to tell you my 8 CL are doing really well they're very active during dawn and dusk hours and they ...
by Fishybill
Wed Feb 06, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: 5 CL'S in 4ft 95 gallon tank !?
Replies: 7
Views: 252

Re: 5 CL'S in 4ft 95 gallon tank !?

I personally started with a similar tank size and 5 clown loaches and they stayed there for the first 3-4 years and could have stayed for another bit had the tank not cracked. I also didn't know if I would be able to upgrade as my other half was against.... As long as you don't keep many other fish...
by Fishybill
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: 5 CL'S in 4ft 95 gallon tank !?
Replies: 7
Views: 252

Re: 5 CL'S in 4ft 95 gallon tank !?

In a smaller tank than recommended they will inevitably be stunted. How much stunting to expect and how soon stunting starts is not known exactly. There is no study showing this because of the timescales involved. You are basically keeping the wrong species for the tank you are prepared to provide....
by Fishybill
Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: 5 CL'S in 4ft 95 gallon tank !?
Replies: 7
Views: 252

5 CL'S in 4ft 95 gallon tank !?

Hello, Happy new year everyone! I'm new here and would like to ask the same question often asked in forums everywhere! I've got 5 CL'S in a 4 ft 95 gallon(360litres) 48 x 20 x 24in an almost 4 x 2 x 2 ft. My 5 CL'S are 3.5in in size In this tank there are also 6 scissortail rasbora(awesome fish.!) w...
by Fishybill
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:34 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Oldest Clown Loach now 25 years old.
Replies: 13
Views: 445

Re: Oldest Clown Loach now 25 years old.

redshark1 Happy New year and a big well done buddy for keeping your wonderful CL'S for 25 years it really is amazing.!
I don't know anyone anywhere who has has kept the same fish for such a long time they look great! All the best buddy
Bill