Aquarium Forum A forum devoted to aquarium fish, plants, techniques and fish keeping as a whole. en Purple parrot being mean<script language='JavaScript' type='text/javascript'> <!-- --> </script> I just bought 3 new gouramis to put in my tank I already have 3 in there I also have a purple parrt. When I added my 3 new gouramis my purple parrot started to pick on my gold gourami who is about 3 inches long. I don't know how to stop him and the gourami just keeps running from him. He doesn't have an interest in the other 2 I added just the gold gourami. What do I do? Mother~of~Two 2009-02-09 Answer no. 1 Well after about a day my purple parrot finally left my gold gourami alone and my tank is once agian peaceful Mother~of~Two 2009-02-10 Answer no. 2 sorry I missed your post yesterday , the fish were re-establishing territories, glad its all settled down now mickey 2009-02-10 Answer no. 3 Oh its ok I just got worried because my purple parrot has never acted like that to any of my new fish. Of course none of the other fish were that big either. Mother~of~Two 2009-02-12