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Will my fish get cold?

Asked: Tom Lures, Last Updated:

Yes, fish are very sensitive to changes in water temperature. So much so, in fact, that even a few degrees difference can sometimes kill them. Fish definitely get cold, the question is what “cold” means to them. All fish species have a preferred range of water temperature.

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