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This is a fairly broad question. In most cases, big fish eat little fish. But if the big fish Is relatively slow, or has a smallmouth, like for example a freshwater Angelfish, it can be housed with fast moving platies.

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โˆ™ 2011-09-12 15:53:13

depends on the typeof fish you have ... if its a very aggressive fish such as an Oscar and you put a smaller fish in there with it chances are its gonna be ate

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