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So we bought Samson the only 25 watt heater at petsmart that would fit in his tank, hooked it up, and slowly got the water up to 80. I would think he'd be happy to be in the correct water, but now he's just laying on top of the thermometer in his tank. Sometimes he'll swim around to prove he's not dead, but he just lays there. I have no idea why he's being this way. I'm not sure if he's sick, other than the ich which I'm treating, or if there is nothing wrong and he's just taken to laying up there on the water surface. I thought the otto's would be the ones that had problems since they're so delicate in acclimating and what not, but they're loving life! I hope he's not just doing this to worry me, cause its working!