The Planted Tank Forum - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 44
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Shazray
Forum: Fish   06-01-2015, 12:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 621
Posted By Shazray
I agree that habrosus are not hard to breed... A...

I agree that habrosus are not hard to breed... A bare bottom tank can be an issue as fry often die due to a bacteria build up on the glass. They love a sand substrate but planted is fine too. Fry...
Forum: Equipment   01-05-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,270
Posted By Shazray
Wow, that sounds cool! Do you have any pics of...

Wow, that sounds cool! Do you have any pics of how you had it set up? I would love to see!



Very cool! Thanks for sharing!
Forum: Fish   01-04-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,760
Posted By Shazray
I stood on an electric sting ray once off the...

I stood on an electric sting ray once off the coast of Durban South Africa. I had such a jolt of electricity go through my body! I swear I walked on water!
Forum: Fish   01-04-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By Shazray
You could just go the easy route ... Get some...

You could just go the easy route ... Get some Sera micron from kensfish or find some of the fry food that New Life Spectrum makes - that works fine for CPD fry. Mine thrived on it. And a little goes...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   11-27-2013, 03:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By Shazray
Have a look at Rachel O'Leary's stock list for...

Have a look at Rachel O'Leary's stock list for some ideas as her fish are all (almost all) great for nano tanks! msjinkzd.com (http://www.msjinkzd.com).

I love the boraras idea as I just got some...
Forum: Tank Journals   11-27-2013, 03:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 812
Posted By Shazray
Your tank is going to be lovely! Do you...

Your tank is going to be lovely!

Do you have your fish yet? I just bought some Boraras maculatus from Rachel O'Leary msjinkzd.com. They are really nice looking fish! How many are you going to...
Forum: Fish   11-27-2013, 03:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,258
Posted By Shazray
This is crazy. I have kept various boraras,...

This is crazy. I have kept various boraras, including brigittae, with otos and have no issues at all.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   11-27-2013, 03:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 418
Posted By Shazray
Wow, those are pretty ramshorns! But yeah, I...

Wow, those are pretty ramshorns! But yeah, I wouldn't keep them with plants.
Forum: Fish   11-27-2013, 03:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 711
Posted By Shazray
I love the options people have given but honestly...

I love the options people have given but honestly your endlers will fill that 29 gallon in no time and in my opinion make the lives of sunfish / rosy loaches / danios quite miserable. I wouldn't mix...
Forum: Tank Journals   11-27-2013, 03:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,594
Posted By Shazray
I love your tank! Question - I have never...

I love your tank!

Question - I have never seen egg crate under the substrate in a tank before.... what is the benefit of doing it that way?
Forum: Plants   11-27-2013, 03:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 780
Posted By Shazray
How many cories are you planning to keep? They...

How many cories are you planning to keep? They need to be in a group of at least 4, preferably six. They will probably dig up some plants as they sift through the sand so you might consider investing...
Forum: Fish   11-27-2013, 03:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,159
Posted By Shazray
Are you giving one sinking water to EACH cory or...

Are you giving one sinking water to EACH cory or is it one for all 6 to share? I think usually 1/2 a wafer for each cory is what I give mine. I feed before I go to bed at night and if there is...
Forum: Fish   11-27-2013, 03:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 572
Posted By Shazray
I have the same experience as OVT. I have...

I have the same experience as OVT. I have beckfordi and eques and they stay pretty much to themselves.
Forum: Fish   11-27-2013, 03:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 900
Posted By Shazray
Rachel has some nice Pencilfish right now. I just...

Rachel has some nice Pencilfish right now. I just got some Nannostomus Eques from her a few days ago. Check out her stocklist at msjinkzd.com (http://www.msjinkzd.com).
Forum: Fish   11-27-2013, 02:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 816
Posted By Shazray
The url is msjinkzd.com (http://www.msjinkzd.com)...

The url is msjinkzd.com (http://www.msjinkzd.com) and I just bought some Nannostomus Eques from Rachel on that site. She has a few choices right now and I LOVE my eques! Stunning fish. You can't go...
Forum: Tank Journals   11-27-2013, 02:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 873
Posted By Shazray
I was going to suggest some Nannostomus eques...

I was going to suggest some Nannostomus eques just because I think they would be awesome in your tank but they aren't too active and the angelfish might eat them :o
Forum: Fish   11-27-2013, 02:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 378
Posted By Shazray
It is so much fun when we get the fish we want! I...

It is so much fun when we get the fish we want! I bought some rabautis recently too and just adore them. Congrats!
Forum: Fish   11-27-2013, 02:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 774
Posted By Shazray
Being albino I figured that chances are good that...

Being albino I figured that chances are good that it is a bristlenose. They are great but can definitely poop a lot! And they do get territorial at times.
Forum: Fish   11-27-2013, 02:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 924
Posted By Shazray
Be careful of using medications in the tank with...

Be careful of using medications in the tank with the loaches as they can't tolerate many meds well. I would get some more and let them be a merry group :)
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   11-27-2013, 02:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 764
Posted By Shazray
The fact that cories sift through the sand like...

The fact that cories sift through the sand like that is a good thing- it keeps the substrate healthy. If they uproot any of your plants just get some good plant weights to wrap around the plant roots.
Forum: Fish   11-27-2013, 02:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 774
Posted By Shazray
I would take the bumblebee goby back. Reason...

I would take the bumblebee goby back. Reason being that they are usually brackish water fish. You want to ultimately get more cories and neon tetras. You may find that the pleco makes too much of a...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   11-27-2013, 02:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 943
Posted By Shazray
I recently started buying Ed's food and I must...

I recently started buying Ed's food and I must agree with Diana. My fish are loving it!



For my otos I slice zucchini, lay it on a baking sheet in the freezer to quick freeze the slices, then...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   11-27-2013, 02:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,577
Posted By Shazray
Lovely shrimp and tank! That yellow one is so...

Lovely shrimp and tank! That yellow one is so nice. I wish we could catch shrimp in the wild in Texas!
Forum: Fish   11-27-2013, 02:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By Shazray
I would avoid white skirt and black skirt tetras....

I would avoid white skirt and black skirt tetras. They are usually peaceful, but can be semi-aggressive due to their tendency to fin-nip. It is best to avoid housing them with slow-moving fish that...
Forum: Fish   06-06-2013, 02:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 688
Posted By Shazray
If the tank is established I am sure it would be...

If the tank is established I am sure it would be fine!
Showing results 1 to 25 of 44

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome