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cgm90

Hi guys im after some suggestions on what shrimp to get for this tank i currently have cherries and chocolates in other tanks but im after something i can sort of play with and build a strong linepost-3742-13990986363_thumb.jpg

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Squiggle

The next step in the natural progression of shrimp keeping is to move to either CRS, CBS, Snow Whites or Golden Bees. :victorious:

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Heavyd

Yep to what Squiggle said. Decide which variant you like and start playing.

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BlueBolts

+2 on what squiggles said..... Whatever shrimps makes you smile, is the one to get ! When I 1st saw a BB, I was elated....:cheerful:

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cgm90

thanks guys in 2 minds over cbs or snow whites, ill see what i can source and go from there :)

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