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by joesmith1992
Sat Oct 10, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Fish Health & Treatment
Topic: Big Yoyo
Replies: 7
Views: 975

Re: Big Yoyo

She has lost a lot of the excess size now. ( Bearing in mind she was big for around 2 months ! ) I do believe it was eggs. Never witnessed any breeding behaviour as to be expected. I wouldn't worry, yo-yos make it clear in their behaviour when they are unwell. :)
by joesmith1992
Mon Jun 01, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: Fish Health & Treatment
Topic: Big Yoyo
Replies: 7
Views: 975

Re: Big Yoyo

Thanks for the replies ,I have continued to monitor the behaviour and there is little change regarding size. She is a very opportunistic eater , see this video where she actually surfaces to eat some floating cichlid pellets! https://youtu.be/SotBVD7lI3M She is definitely a greedy fish. No other loa...
by joesmith1992
Thu May 14, 2020 7:05 am
Forum: Fish Health & Treatment
Topic: Big Yoyo
Replies: 7
Views: 975

Re: Big Yoyo

Cheers for the reply! I have no idea what to look out for regarding breeding behavior, all I know is it's difficult. However I doubt fry would survive my current set up anyway as they are housed with geophagus cichlids and some others. I've taken a short video of her with the group, there is a lot o...
by joesmith1992
Wed May 13, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Fish Health & Treatment
Topic: Big Yoyo
Replies: 7
Views: 975

Big Yoyo

Hi all I have decided to put this up to see if anyone has any experience with yoyos. I have 5 in total, 4 are around 3 inches and 1 is at least 6. Shes become pretty fat in the past month , to me she looks unusually bloated , but she is very active and eats well. Any ideas ? I was thinking perhaps i...
by joesmith1992
Wed Feb 26, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: Loach Forum
Topic: Help identify this loach !
Replies: 5
Views: 4971

Help identify this loach !

I got a group of 5 "yoyo" loach about 6 month ago from the same place. I've kinda started to notice that one of these guys kinda looks a bit out of place... :( https://i.ibb.co/25C811n/20200226-064757.jpg https://i.ibb.co/HpznKCx/20200226-064738.jpg Could you help identify this loach and advise on w...