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Old 03-08-2010, 07:17 PM   #1 
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Absolutely ridiculous

Argh! Tail biting! Will it ever end? lol. Dane was perfectly fine, had him for a month, then one morning, I don't feed him (I was hoping to change to feeding only at night to save time in the AM) and BAM - edge completely gone when I got home. Since then he has nibbled more and more... Here is his before:



And tonight:





If only he knew how ABSOLUTELY RIDICULOUS he looked, he would stop!! The edges have actually started growing back over the last 2 days, but you can't really see in the pics.

Just thought I'd share these because I can't believe how ridiculous he looks. And how beautiful he used to be

BTW, he is in a divided hospital tank to treat the biting with aquarium salt and while his real tank gets cycled.
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Old 03-08-2010, 08:07 PM   #2 
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Oh no!!! A lot of people are dealing with tail bitters. I wish we could just shake them. I used to yell at mine when I saw ripped tails.lol My family probably thinks I'm nuts yelling at my fish.
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Old 03-08-2010, 08:56 PM   #3 
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I guwss he wants to be a plakat, too. lol
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Old 03-09-2010, 03:08 AM   #4 
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oh no! damn them tail biters!!! draco's tail is like that too. just even shorter! ridiculous indeed!
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Old 03-09-2010, 09:24 AM   #5 
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It's so frustrating, isn't it? Joachim shredded his tail just as it was starting to grow back...
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Old 03-09-2010, 09:44 AM   #6 
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I just bought a tail biter the other day..no tail at all..hopefully now that he is alone in a tank he will stop.
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Old 03-09-2010, 01:58 PM   #7 
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You know what you should do? Get a girl and put her next to him in the divided tank. It should really help. Poor Pax was shredding his tail for a while, but he loves Ivy SO Much and hasn't bitten in a month or so!!!!
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