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Finally! Herman's New Temporary Tub/tank!


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I can only hope he doesn't have any lasting health issues from being stuck in his 5 gallon little home for too long! (Prepping his old digs for Steve (our betta) now.)

I was unable to find a thicker Rubbermaid tub that wasn't colored, so I went with the thickest plastic I could find. It's bowing a bit more that I would like, but it won't be too long before his 30 gallon tank will be ready (hopefully).

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Over in the corner in the dining room. You can see all of the gifts Little Breeches gave Herman to make him feel at home.

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I gave him a mug to hide in, but he never seems to go in.

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Art by Little Breeches.

I had to turn the Whisper 30 down a bit because the current was too much for the little dude. But so far he is one happy camper. bigsmile.gif

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Thanks you guys! Little Breeches is learning a bunch. We've used this to count gallons, learn about underwater plants, fish anatomy and behavior, and how to re-use the water so as not to waste it.

It's a 15 gallon tub. It will be our QT when we get our 30 gallon up and running. bigsmile.gif

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Thanks everyone! Herman is a new man. He was spunky before, but now? Whew!

And Little Breeches knows not to put any gifts in the tank. I think she compensates by adding her "welcome to your new home for now" presents outside and in large numbers.

:)

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