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#492488 - 06/22/18 06:23 PM male cnbg die after spawn?
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Registered: 07/12/08
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Loc: Chambers county(Valley), alaba...
my bg are 3.5 years old. i have found 6 or 8 dead male bg in the last day or so. not real sure how many. some are in perfect condition and some are half eaten by the turtles. I saw a few buzzards on the dam earlier today. do you all ever see any die after the spawn?
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#492499 - 06/22/18 09:14 PM Re: male cnbg die after spawn? [Re: scott69]
Centrarchid Offline
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Registered: 11/26/09
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I have seen the "dwindles" in fish that have been breeding for an extended length of time. It is easy to see a reduction in weight and sometimes the fish will take it too far making them susceptible to a range of health issues. Even in a tank setting where nutrition is not limiting, a fish can only invest so much in reproduction before they seem to just give out and can not be reconditioned to breed regardless of my efforts.

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#492503 - 06/22/18 10:41 PM Re: male cnbg die after spawn? [Re: scott69]
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these seem to be the biggest of the big. other fish are feeding fine and seem to be ok. it has been really hot here lately. i caught an oxygen depletion just in time last year. i don't want to head in that direction again.
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