Saturday, December 1, 2012

New Fish Are Here!

I went to the post office this morning to pick up the package fully expecting the fish to be dead, since they had been in the box since Monday.  I opened the package right there on the post office counter, and was pleasantly surprised to see a flash of red as the little red/white butterfly moved!  They were both alive! 

Now they're in the quarantine tub settling in and de-stressing from their long journey.  The red/white butterfly seems strong and full of energy. The white butterfly is a little more lethargic, but still moving around and seems to be in pretty good condition.  They are much smaller and way cuter than I thought they were going to be!  I had to wrap some filter floss around the filter intake because the big Aquaclear 110 was a bit too powerful for the little guys.  I'm so happy to have some butterfly telescopes in my life once again!  <3

3 comments:

  1. I'm really happy to see they made it alive! What an ordeal. Here's hoping they settle in and live healthy, happy lives.

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  2. Yay!! So good to see that they are alive. They are so so cute :)

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