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I was wondering if I could get some shrimp for my heavily planted 10g, I'm not to worried about about the fish bothering them { 3 Nannostomus eques and my pair of Clown killis} but my CPO has me worried. She has gotten very good at hunting and eating my snails, and I've read that they will eat full grown shrimp! I don't mind if she eat the babies, since I'm not looking to breed them, and the shrimplets would most likely be given back to the LFS anyway.


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If they can catch them they'll eat them. And they sneak up behind them...I have quite a few tailless shrimp in with my CPOs.


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oh well, I guess I'll just let her be the only invert. in the tank. I don't want the shrimps to be injured in anyway.
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Good and well thought out decision.

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