a peek inside the fishbowl

10 Aug, 2008

Your thoughts please

Posted by andrea tomkins in: Misc. life

Is it cruel to let newborn sea-monkeys live in a tank with their decomposing forebears?

4 Responses to "Your thoughts please"

1 | J.

August 10th, 2008 at 11:10 am


I wish I could help. I don’t even know what Sea Monkey’s are :(

2 | Julie

August 10th, 2008 at 6:02 pm


Um. No – I think the sea monkey does not have the ability of forthought and therefore the sight of its dead kin would likely just provide a snack.

4 | Marla

August 11th, 2008 at 9:22 am


They do in real life, that is, before they get eaten. If you change the water, you’ll have to buy all the new stuff to prepare the solution they life in.

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