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Tom Barr wrote:
> The occasional stray electrical current in the tank helped that (sometimes
> called a "ballast blast"). But I got treatment early, fortunately no drastic
> measures were needed.... eg no "Apical Amputation" or Gangerous Green thumb.
If the electricity is from your catfish instead of your lighting,
is it "stray" current?
I mean, she meant to do that. It's quite directed electrical current.
And if the ~zap~ doesn't result in further injury
(say, badly scraping your arm on its way out of the tank),
do annoyed messages from electric fish count as
Maybe they're just unfortunate aquarium lessons:
"quit rearranging my furniture" lessons, or "feed me already!" lessons,
or worse, the unhappy "get this plant out of my way" lesson.
:^( She dug up a small Nymphaea zenkerii yesterday.)
No, really, it doesn't hurt,
(for very long)