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Forum: Tank Journals   11-07-2016, 03:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,193
Posted By shrimpzoo
Week 7 progress picture: ...

Week 7 progress picture:

http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u221/rem1nisce/c15ad601-902f-483b-82b5-08e0e652926b_zpskykrzxcv.jpg...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   11-01-2016, 08:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,465
Posted By shrimpzoo
I see it more as: - To further "guarantee" the...

I see it more as:
- To further "guarantee" the success in keeping CRS (or any shrimp for that matter) you would use RO water with a re-mineralizer to have full control of water parameters.
VS.
-...
Forum: Tank Journals   10-22-2016, 02:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,193
Posted By shrimpzoo
He's active in the tank and swimming about (: he...

He's active in the tank and swimming about (: he seems healthy overall.

This is Week 4 and his finnage looks like it's making a good amount of progress compared to Week 2.
...
Forum: Fish   10-20-2016, 11:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 436
Posted By shrimpzoo
Yeah I'm raising a white worm culture for a...

Yeah I'm raising a white worm culture for a single betta.

I wanted practice for culturing live worms for when I decide to try breeding bettas to use as fry food.
Forum: Fish   10-20-2016, 05:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 436
Posted By shrimpzoo
I found this interesting publication that was...

I found this interesting publication that was relevant to my question on white worms. Just thought I would post it here:
http://www.trjfas.org/uploads/pdf_222.pdf

To summarize: "white worms were...
Forum: Fish   10-11-2016, 07:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By shrimpzoo
Exclamation Betta fish - Gill Damage? Diagnosis please! (YouTube link included)

I noticed that my betta has one of his gills more open than the other one.

It's the gill on the right side when the video starts:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6H3UDUA3g0k

Not sure if this...
Forum: Tank Journals   10-10-2016, 01:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,193
Posted By shrimpzoo
Quick update! Instead of a suction cup I...

Quick update!

Instead of a suction cup I decided to use a plastic lid to float the DIY pipette worm feeder. It is pretty fun to watch the betta peck the feeder around the tank for worms:...
Forum: Tank Journals   10-07-2016, 08:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,193
Posted By shrimpzoo
It's Week 2 now and he is looking a lot more...

It's Week 2 now and he is looking a lot more vibrant now that he is settled into the tank (Compared to Week 1's picture):
...
Forum: Fish   10-07-2016, 06:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 436
Posted By shrimpzoo
Question Betta fish - Live food questions (White worms & RCS shrimplets)

Just a few questions about the 2 live foods (White worms & RCS shrimplets) I have currently to offer my betta:

White worms:

1 - I am currently gut loading them with fish food. Can anyone tell...
Forum: Tank Journals   10-06-2016, 04:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,193
Posted By shrimpzoo
Thanks (: I'm just using the shrimp mineral...

Thanks (:

I'm just using the shrimp mineral balls for decoration lol I was going for a "zen" look for the tank.

I honestly don't think they do much of anything for shrimp, fish, or plants.
...
Forum: Tank Journals   10-06-2016, 04:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,193
Posted By shrimpzoo
Sanded down a coconut hut to add to the betta...

Sanded down a coconut hut to add to the betta tank:
http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u221/rem1nisce/IMG_20161002_183625_zpsjyyvhvmg.jpg...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-29-2016, 05:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,193
Posted By shrimpzoo
Thumbs up Project FYNN: Betta Fish - 30cm Starphire Cube Tank (7GAL)

Tank Design:

http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u221/rem1nisce/IMG_20160928_145635_zpsrdesrhgf.jpg (http://s169.photobucket.com/user/rem1nisce/media/IMG_20160928_145635_zpsrdesrhgf.jpg.html)...
Forum: Fish   12-14-2015, 04:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 560
Posted By shrimpzoo
Thanks for the reply (: Here are some...

Thanks for the reply (:

Here are some detailed close up pictures as well:

http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u221/rem1nisce/IMG_20151214_000228_zpsnmpz0178.jpg...
Forum: Fish   12-14-2015, 04:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 560
Posted By shrimpzoo
Question True Siamese Algae Eater? ID confirmation please :D

Hello there (:

I went looking for some True SAEs and came across the typical mislabelled bunch from time to time :frown2:

I think I got some that fit the description of true SAEs. I hope my...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   11-22-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 519
Posted By shrimpzoo
Self Cloning Crayfish - Blue???

My GF has a tank in which she started off with only TWO self cloning crayfish.

After a few months they were both berried, so they are definitely both female and didn't mate with one another.
...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-06-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,944
Posted By shrimpzoo
Get "Genchem no planaria" from Angelfins or a...

Get "Genchem no planaria" from Angelfins or a Shrimp fever. They are in Canada.

Or if you are in the Mississauga area just Pm me and maybe we can meet up so I can give you the amount you need.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   08-06-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,231
Posted By shrimpzoo
I've done it with no problems encountered. ...

I've done it with no problems encountered.

Here's a video too: https://youtu.be/lWZLQw0RzLQ
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   07-27-2015, 03:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 595
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: 1,513
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: 1,513
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: 1,133
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: 516
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: 2,772
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: 2,772
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: 1,523
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.
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