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Can you keep river shrimp?

Asked: Capt Bill Lepree, Last Updated:

You can keep river shrimp in a tropical aquarium, but there are a few conditions that have to be met to make them thrive. The most important ones are aquarium size, hiding spots, and tank mates. River shrimp are great at keeping your aquarium clean at minimum effort on their part.

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