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Forum: Fish Today, 02:41 AM
Replies: 0
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Posted By amcoffeegirl
Betta color

What color will this one turn out to be?

You can see blue freckles on her body.
I think they will expand but how much?

Also she has a dark colored beard and pure black eyes/ I thought pastel...
Forum: Fish Yesterday, 03:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 404
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I don't like keeping my bettas with any other...

I don't like keeping my bettas with any other fish. I have never had it work out. They always over eat in the community. Also they don't socialize and just sulk in my experience. I have never had one...
Forum: Fish 04-22-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By amcoffeegirl
https://sites.google.com/site/bettadreams/blackgen...

https://sites.google.com/site/bettadreams/blackgenetics

I found this and I really like it
Forum: Fish 04-22-2015, 02:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I guess I didn't realize it meant literally...

I guess I didn't realize it meant literally "sticky".
I thought it just meant the pigment sticks together inside the cells.
I'm not going to feel him and stress him all out.
But if that is the...
Forum: Fish 04-22-2015, 01:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By amcoffeegirl
Yes I did read that article or one very similar...

Yes I did read that article or one very similar to it but I'm still having trouble figuring out what I have. His color is a very flat black the only part that shines is the irridesent scales on his...
Forum: Fish 04-21-2015, 11:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By amcoffeegirl
Betta genetics help

I got a baby betta from petco who has grown up to steal my heart.
Is a black melano betta one with no irridesence?
Would this be a black orchid?
I have read that melano girls are infertile. ...
Forum: Fish 04-21-2015, 02:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 209
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I think you should get the same kind. I can't...

I think you should get the same kind. I can't tell from the pic if the one has telescope eyes.
The different variations have different needs. Like telescope can't see to well. Lionheads can't swim...
Forum: Equipment 04-20-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 165
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I was wondering the same thing. I want to fill...

I was wondering the same thing. I want to fill them with sponges or foam so I can just squeeze it out and rinse and reuse. Where can I find that material that will be safe for aquarium use? I use...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-19-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By amcoffeegirl
Good bacteria builds up in the sponges and...

Good bacteria builds up in the sponges and decomposes the garbage collected in the sponge.
I rinse the sponge out once a week in the tank water that I siphon out during a water change. Rinse and...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 04-19-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 876
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I have seen the range listed for neons as .85 of...

I have seen the range listed for neons as .85 of an inch to 1.5 inches. Embers as .75 to 1 inch.
I think the activity level for both species is equal. I have see a Lfs cube set up with 2 rummynose,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-19-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I have used marbles in my tanks. I think your...

I have used marbles in my tanks. I think your fine with it.
Forum: Fish 04-19-2015, 01:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 435
Posted By amcoffeegirl
He built his first bubble nest today

He built his first bubble nest today
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 04-19-2015, 12:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 876
Posted By amcoffeegirl
Embers and neons are very close to each other in...

Embers and neons are very close to each other in size and activity level.
I think it can be done in a smaller tank but I enjoy watching them in my 15 and 20 gallon.
Forum: Fish 04-14-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 176
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I think we are all agreeing that neons aren't...

I think we are all agreeing that neons aren't very hardy.

I agree glowlights are easier- even though I dont love them they are in 2 of my tanks. In my 46 gallon I have pristellas which are also...
Forum: Fish 04-14-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 176
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I am finding this out quickly. I tried 5 gold...

I am finding this out quickly. I tried 5 gold neons they were beautiful and expensive and everyone of them died.
In my 20 long I have 8 neons and they are doing great.
I have lost 3 regular ones...
Forum: Fish 04-14-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 176
Posted By amcoffeegirl
Glolight tetra, embers and neons

Will they all get along together?
Got about 5 of each in a 15 gallon.
I know the bioload is still small- comparatively.
Well established tank also holds some fire reds
Forum: Plants 04-07-2015, 11:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 657
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I just netted mine all out one day then again a...

I just netted mine all out one day then again a couple days later.
Persistence pays off
And yes goldfish do love this stuff.
Forum: Fish 04-06-2015, 11:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 645
Posted By amcoffeegirl
When the power goes out if the hob quits working...

When the power goes out if the hob quits working you can just take it apart and clean the impeller it will start back up.
Forum: Fish 04-06-2015, 11:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 645
Posted By amcoffeegirl
A filter is a good idea to help maintain water...

A filter is a good idea to help maintain water quality. Water flow is important to help distribute nutrients. Water can become stagnate with no flow. I'm sure it could be done but why not just buy a...
Forum: Lighting 04-06-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 481
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I had a planted plus on that same tank. No co2. I...

I had a planted plus on that same tank. No co2. I grew low tech planks. No excel. Crypts, moss, ferns. I tried to use the same light on a 20 long and it was too much light.
So I actually have the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 04-06-2015, 03:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,314
Posted By amcoffeegirl
My first tank was a 5 gallon with dwarf puffers. ...

My first tank was a 5 gallon with dwarf puffers.
I learned a lot. Then a 10 gallon- then a 20 high.
My favorite tank is probably a 15 long. Or maybe a 30 long.
I say start small and learn first...
Forum: Fish 04-05-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 645
Posted By amcoffeegirl
After experimenting with 2.5 and 3 gallon tanks I...

After experimenting with 2.5 and 3 gallon tanks I choose to use a 5 gallon for any betta in my home. I feel I can keep the water quality more stable and the temp consistent. In the past I have had...
Forum: Fish 04-05-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,568
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I have bought fish from both big chain and local...

I have bought fish from both big chain and local shops. In the past few years my big chains near me seem to have started offering a bigger selection and better fish. If I want a specialty fish like a...
Forum: Fish 04-05-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 225
Posted By amcoffeegirl
I like uniformity also but usually go with one...

I like uniformity also but usually go with one black sheep. I did all koi angels with one black angel.
Forum: Fish 04-03-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 198
Posted By amcoffeegirl
Can we see a photo of your tank?

Can we see a photo of your tank?
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