October 2017 Pet of the Month

Meet Phineas Fish!

Name: Phineas Fish. His name is from the children’s cartoon – Phineas and Ferb (there used to be a second pleco named Ferb)

Breed: Plecostomus (a/k/a Pleco, algae eater, bottom feeder)

Likes: Fresh veggies; Hiding inside Triceratops skull aquarium ornament; Showing off dorsal fin

Carp-Ehh Diem

Dislikes: Bright lights; any sudden movements

About Phineas Fish: We responded to a Craigslist ad: free aquarium equipment, left over by a tenant.  There was dark water left in the tank — then we noticed something moving.  Phineas is a rescue fish.  Phineas is a survivor.

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