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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates Yesterday, 03:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By shrimpzoo
I grow basil in my backyard and I was planning to...

I grow basil in my backyard and I was planning to blanch it for this weeks shrimp feeding.

I'll take pictures if they like it and post here lol.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-20-2015, 03:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 873
Posted By shrimpzoo
I really dislike meddling my hands in the tank...

I really dislike meddling my hands in the tank because I am often dealing with chemicals and I generally always have a cut on my hand lol (and I've gotten lazy with trimmings over the years of doing...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-19-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 873
Posted By shrimpzoo
Arrow How important do you think moss is?

Hello all!

I'm getting sick of moss in the tank and I'm planning to TEAR all of it out.

Do you think if I supplement food accordingly with enough biofilm developing in the tank via cholla wood,...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 07-18-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By shrimpzoo
If only they were freshwater ):

If only they were freshwater ):
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 03-06-2015, 11:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 380
Posted By shrimpzoo
It is normal for shrimp to molt when you first...

It is normal for shrimp to molt when you first introduce them into your tank because of the differences in water parameters they were in before.

Water changes will often incite shrimp to molt.
...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-26-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,610
Posted By shrimpzoo
http://www.shrimpkeeping.com/substrate/ ...

http://www.shrimpkeeping.com/substrate/

These are just some that are out in the market. Most people from what I've seen use ADA Amazonia for CRS.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-26-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,610
Posted By shrimpzoo
"Alkaline Buffer™ is a non-phosphate buffer...

"Alkaline Buffer™ is a non-phosphate buffer designed to raise pH and alkalinity (KH) and buffer with Acid Buffer™. These buffers are designed for the planted aquarium or for very hard water where...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-16-2015, 05:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,133
Posted By shrimpzoo
A neo version of tangerine tigers (minus the...

A neo version of tangerine tigers (minus the markings) sounds like it would be cool.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-15-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 854
Posted By shrimpzoo
Taiwan bees is the next level imo. I tried...

Taiwan bees is the next level imo.

I tried mischlings when I got bored with my CRS colony. I wish I just went with taiwans off the bat instead because you never know what you are going to get with...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-15-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By shrimpzoo
Never added it onto there before... I think I...

Never added it onto there before... I think I know what you are talking about... the little black tube that goes onto the hole of the output so it adds little bubbles in...

Will definitely try it...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-15-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 489
Posted By shrimpzoo
Sounds expensive... Maybe buy from local...

Sounds expensive...

Maybe buy from local hobbyists or from a US shrimp supplier? That way you save money and you can still "add variety" to the gene pool lol.

And it's a good idea to keep the...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-15-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By shrimpzoo
In terms of what tank to choose you are choosing:...

In terms of what tank to choose you are choosing:

sleek rimless low iron content glass (20L) vs. a slight edge in water stability (29G).

Water balancing is not a hard thing to do unless you are...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-15-2015, 03:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By shrimpzoo
A moss wall is one of those things I plan to do...

A moss wall is one of those things I plan to do someday lol. Too much work for me at the moment but definitely something I will do in the future (most likely when I decide to do an iwagumi tank).
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-15-2015, 02:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By shrimpzoo
My taiwan moss came in the mail and I got my new...

My taiwan moss came in the mail and I got my new bulbs (:

I am done in terms of tank design lol. Here is how it looks:

FRONT:...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-14-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,414
Posted By shrimpzoo
Wow... try breed them in a tank lol.

Wow... try breed them in a tank lol.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-13-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 544
Posted By shrimpzoo
Doesn't that depend on the air pump you use with...

Doesn't that depend on the air pump you use with the LED Bubbler?

If your air pump doesn't have an output control you can always get one of those small plastic air line tubing control valves. That...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-13-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By shrimpzoo
The flow is actually pretty good considering I...

The flow is actually pretty good considering I doubled the length of the spray bar as well. I can honestly say that the additional amount of media the water needs to sift through didn't effect the...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-12-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By shrimpzoo
Talking shrimpzoo's 30gal breeding tank setup - UNDER CONSTRUCTION!

Hey hey fellow shrimp enthusiasts.

I am back into the hobby! Long story short... I had to tear down a tank due to expiring substrate and it left me EXTREMELY exhausted and I did not want to touch...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-10-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,016
Posted By shrimpzoo
Why white over black substrate?

Why white over black substrate?
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-08-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,016
Posted By shrimpzoo
Would you consider them worth it now?

Would you consider them worth it now?
Forum: Lighting 01-05-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 414
Posted By shrimpzoo
Talking Aquatic Life 36" T5HO Dual-Lamp FRESHWATER - Is the "roseate lamp" necessary?

The AquaticLife 36" T5 HO Dual Lamp Freshwater Fixture comes with one 39 watt 6000K T5 HO lamp and one 39 watt 650nm T5 HO Lamp.

The roseate lamp produces light in the red (650nm) spectrum and is...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-04-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By shrimpzoo
Tangerine Tigers - Feedback from people who own these?

All I can read about these guys are that they are aggressive, but to what extent is that? Do they rip shrimplets apart or cannibalize each other really hard like CPOs?

How well do they breed? ...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 11-13-2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By shrimpzoo
Honestly I determine how much flow is too much...

Honestly I determine how much flow is too much flow if they are being pushed around by the current when they leave off the substrate (showing any signs of struggle).
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 11-12-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By shrimpzoo
I thought those two were positively correlated to...

I thought those two were positively correlated to another lol.

Isn't the purpose of creating bubbles to cause surface agitation which provides oxygenated water in the first place?

Bubbles =...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 11-12-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By shrimpzoo
You can get away with having no bubbles as long...

You can get away with having no bubbles as long as the surface of the water is being agitated right?
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