my platy is pregnant

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Craig

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she also has white spot!!! due to me not noticing in the store and 2 an idiot of a shop assistant in gt's in belfast luke said 2 him 2 medium sized platies and he didnt like bein told what 2do! > > she looks very big and i dont have a clue when the babies will b due anythin i should watch out 4 ?? will the fry b ok with her havin white spot? white spot sucks got this king british treatment not the interpet 1 which i was told was rubbish
 

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you should look for a gravid spot which is right were the anus is. It is a black spot, thats the frys eyeballs.
 
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i was unprepared woke up on sunday mornin and the fry were swimmin about but my golden gourami eat them all b4 i had a chance 2 get any of tem then the mother died a day later so i havent had a great week of it with my fish
 

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Bad Luck-Feel sorry for U
 
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i found 1 platy fry swimmin around the bottom of my tank this mornin it has grown loads and looks really healthy i cant believe its survived in there 4 so long its probably been hidin in my huge gravel rocks its strong as well as it swims away from the other fish really really fast!!! i really am in shock
 

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At least one survived I had like 40 swordtail babies which all died within a week and I put them in one of those seperate container things that float near the top of the tank, so they didnt get attacked just died
 
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my platy fry is still goin strong in my main tank its big enough now that the other fish cant eat it its a class wee thing though im well pleased it survived the mother died as u may hav read
 

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Aww Craig I'm glad one good thing came out of such an awful thing... poor little fry with no mummy :'(
 
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lol my platy fry is still goin very strong hes comin up now and eatin the flakes
 

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Thats cool!! What color is it.
Carol
 
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bright orange with a wee black tail its a mickey mouse platy
 

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oh cute!
 

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Same as mine then ;D
 

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thats kinda what happened to me my sailfin molly was fat. then it was skinny and i didnt see any babies for 2 weeks but then saw 1 and while trying to get it out found some more.
 

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Thats frequently how it happens. Wasn't it a pleasant surprise?
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