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post #16 of (permalink) Old 12-30-2012, 01:23 AM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by acitydweller View Post
Algaefix kills all inverts while not disturbing the tank cycle. Its also safe for fish.
Great, thanks for the suggestion. I hope I can find it at Petco tomorrow.

Originally Posted by ravensgate View Post
But wouldn't killing all the shrimp and snails cause a colossal ammonia spike where you'd have to pull the endlers out anyway?
I'll do some water changes and suck the dead ones out with a hose. It's still much easier than trying to catch all the shrimp/scuds. I actually think it's impossible unless I'd rip out all the moss.
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