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PostSubject: fanning peppermint   Thu Jan 16, 2014 5:52 am

hi im new to the site and just a novice at breeding bristlenose.so the question is I have 11 peppermint bristlenose In a 4 foot tank and thay are all about 20 months old a mix of males and females from different blood lines.one of the males been in his cave fanning for a full day but I can not see any eggs .I only spotted 3 eggs in the cave next door.may the eggs be hidden?? would he still be fanning if he had no eggs in with him?
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PostSubject: Re: fanning peppermint   Thu Jan 16, 2014 11:53 am

Hi it is possible that you cant see the eggs behind him or he is fanning to attract a female into his cave.Please let us know how he gets on &   btw
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PostSubject: Re: fanning peppermint   Fri Jan 17, 2014 12:50 am

males will fan to attract a female, even if they have no eggs

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