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Forum: Lighting   03-16-2016, 02:51 PM
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Posted By Oceangirl
What size tank do you have it on? I was putting...

What size tank do you have it on? I was putting this light on my 55 gallon which is a very deep tank. There was no way that little amount of light was going to reach all the way to the bottom. I...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-10-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,658
Posted By Oceangirl
Awesome!! I can't grow java fern to save my life....

Awesome!! I can't grow java fern to save my life. Yea, for driftwood! I get it by the pound and Im really good at being there when they get it delivered. I can't wait for more journals! I share this...
Forum: Tank Journals   03-08-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,658
Posted By Oceangirl
I can't wait to see more pictures!

I can't wait to see more pictures!
Forum: Fish   02-18-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By Oceangirl
I actually have 3 tanks going, and was wondering...

I actually have 3 tanks going, and was wondering if I needed to move the celestials and the rubies to the cooler water tank of the 2nd tank. I do actually have a few too many cories in that second...
Forum: Fish   02-18-2016, 03:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By Oceangirl
Will it be okay witn ruby tetras and celestials?

Will it be okay witn ruby tetras and celestials?
Forum: Fish   02-18-2016, 03:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By Oceangirl
German Blue Ram Girls Club?

Specs for the tank I need help on

1st tank
20 long
Activflora substrate
Well planted but will be heavily planted once it grows better in

I was planning celestial pearl danios, ruby tetras...
Forum: Fish   02-10-2016, 02:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 709
Posted By Oceangirl
I kept cpds with blue velvets, and the ate my...

I kept cpds with blue velvets, and the ate my entire colony of them except 1 malwa shrimp. If it fits in the mouth it will be eaten. Or if it doesnt fit, rip peices off till it does. My tank was well...
Forum: Substrate   01-30-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By Oceangirl
I have mine in plain tap water. I have a ph...

I have mine in plain tap water. I have a ph 7.0-8.0, i have really hard water and i breed mine. Just make sure you have open swimming room and places to hide and they will come out for you
Forum: Substrate   01-30-2016, 06:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 520
Posted By Oceangirl
Cory love their digging their noses into stuff....

Cory love their digging their noses into stuff. My suggestion is when you have time or the kids are out of the house for a half day, have some me time and change the substrate out. The cories will...
Forum: Fish   01-27-2016, 12:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 452
Posted By Oceangirl
White poo is a sign of internal parasites. Treat...

White poo is a sign of internal parasites. Treat with medicated internal parasite food
Forum: Equipment   12-25-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 309
Posted By Oceangirl
Eheim Ecco 2234 versus Eheim classic 2213

I need a new filter. The aquaclears i have i'm chucking. I need something quiet because these are going in my bedroom and i'm a light sleeper. I just recently got a National Geographic canister which...
Forum: Tank Journals   12-03-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,658
Posted By Oceangirl
OMG! It looks so good! I think I saw the wood I...

OMG! It looks so good! I think I saw the wood I donated somewhere in the pictures. GREAT! YEA!! I am so glad to help!! So great!
Forum: Fish   11-29-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 694
Posted By Oceangirl
Be careful, there was a keeper that did an...

Be careful, there was a keeper that did an experiment with shrimp in the betta tank. The betta hunted down and ate all the shrimp, then died of bloat. Keep the shrimp in the smaller tank and let the...
Forum: Fish   11-03-2015, 02:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By Oceangirl
Not if you have the AC running. I have heaters in...

Not if you have the AC running. I have heaters in all my betta tanks. Because I don't want the temp to flux and for them to stay nice and toasty. Ok. I'll do a little rearranging and then pop some...
Forum: Fish   11-02-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By Oceangirl
Goodnight sweet prince

Rest in peace o'Lorin. My white betta suddenly got dropsy. I think he froze, his heater got unplugged. I was moving stuff around and I think he got cold from my ac. How should I sterilize his tank?...
Forum: Home Page News   10-04-2015, 01:15 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,572
Posted By Oceangirl
Most ever spent on a group of fish was 40, my...

Most ever spent on a group of fish was 40, my most expensive buy was my oebts. Which were 60 for 10 of them. My tanks were that expensive mostly new filters, frets, foods. My lights are all brand new...
Forum: Home Page News   09-26-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,913
Posted By Oceangirl
So, I had a fish rack with several fish tanks on...

So, I had a fish rack with several fish tanks on it. My cat (INKY), loved to watch the fish and drink out of the tank. Well, being the good mom that I am. I put a lid on all the tanks to make sure...
Forum: Home Page News   09-25-2015, 03:39 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,456
Posted By Oceangirl
I started with a 3 gallon Marineland Eclipse...

I started with a 3 gallon Marineland Eclipse tank. I kept 12 white cloud mountain minnows and 4 black neon tetras in it. I faithfully did 50-80% water changes on it every week. I got a 2nd tank, one...
Forum: Fish   09-25-2015, 03:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 488
Posted By Oceangirl
I have 1 in a 5 gallon, and 1 in a 5.5 gallon....

I have 1 in a 5 gallon, and 1 in a 5.5 gallon. They both like to explore and its well planted. I have to say they both seem equally happy. I have heaters, plants and sponge filters in all the tanks....
Forum: Fish   09-13-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 295
Posted By Oceangirl
von rio tetras?

von rio tetras?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   08-05-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,106
Posted By Oceangirl
You could breed some nano fish, Celestial Pearl...

You could breed some nano fish, Celestial Pearl danios (I would do a lot of research, because their fry can be very fragile and picky), Endlers, all shrimp varieties. A lot of the smaller danio...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-02-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,151
Posted By Oceangirl
You came to the WRONG place if you want to be...

You came to the WRONG place if you want to be convinced not to get another tank. Heck, I just convinced my friend to get 2, he wa big fish keeper (large BIG FISH, like 300 gallons big) He now has 3...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-02-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By Oceangirl
Gh, Kh, and TDS are very important for shrimp....

Gh, Kh, and TDS are very important for shrimp. These control Molting and the well being of the shrimp. Most likely its one of these killing them. When they molt, they need those parameters to be in...
Forum: Fish   05-31-2015, 06:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 705
Posted By Oceangirl
the suction from the HOB is sometimes too much,...

the suction from the HOB is sometimes too much, it might not suck them in, but it can still harm them. Sponge filters are best with such delicate fry.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   05-26-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,856
Posted By Oceangirl
I had a BRAND NEW tank from the store leak on...

I had a BRAND NEW tank from the store leak on me!! I bought one from petsmart, set up it to replace an old one I feared would leak because it was so old. So, I then hear a dripping sound while I am...
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