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Forum: Fish Today, 02:31 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By SueD
I have 9 rummy nose tetras with my one angel and...

I have 9 rummy nose tetras with my one angel and there are no issues between them. YOu could have more of these. I also have sterbai cories, which can take a little higher temp than some cories,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-26-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 759
Posted By SueD
A couple of years ago I lost power for about 2...

A couple of years ago I lost power for about 2 days. I kept changing water during the day to add in warmer water. I had about 4 tanks then, and they did cool substantially overnight. I think I...
Forum: Fish 01-26-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 344
Posted By SueD
I had CPD and I agree - they were really shy. I...

I had CPD and I agree - they were really shy. I have the chilis now in a 5.5g and they are visible all the time, usually in the upper half of the tank. I'd go with those. I think the CPD's need a...
Forum: Fish 01-25-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 323
Posted By SueD
I would wait until you get that 20 long. Then...

I would wait until you get that 20 long. Then stick with one kind of cory
Forum: Fish 01-21-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 468
Posted By SueD
What about trying one of the dwarf cories. I've...

What about trying one of the dwarf cories. I've had c. habrosus breed in a 5.5g before. I now also have 5 c. hastatus in a Spec V. Haven't seen any breeding activity yet, but I'm hoping.
Forum: Equipment 01-17-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 931
Posted By SueD
I love my 40B, but if you want to start out...

I love my 40B, but if you want to start out smaller and a little cheaper for the accessories, the 20 long is also a great size. Less cost for filter, lights, glass top, substrate, plants etc. It's...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 01-16-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 365
Posted By SueD
I had one batch of RCS that I split between two...

I had one batch of RCS that I split between two tanks. One took off with breeding, the other didn't. The only difference seemed to be the tank temp. On the smaller 2.5g tank, I pulled out the...
Forum: Equipment 01-16-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By SueD
Aqua Clear filters are one of the best and will...

Aqua Clear filters are one of the best and will give you the flexibility you are looking for. They will come with a sponge, a carbon bag, and a ceramic media bag. But any of these can be used in...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 12-31-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,663
Posted By SueD
Do they have a sale going on now?

Do they have a sale going on now?
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 12-31-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,169
Posted By SueD
Soon to be retired (6 wks left!). I manage a...

Soon to be retired (6 wks left!). I manage a staff who bill insurances for services to clients of my State's mental health and public health agencies.

Bump:

I'm just jealous!
Forum: Fish 12-29-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,106
Posted By SueD
My top three (or 4): Cory hastasus or...

My top three (or 4):

Cory hastasus or habrosus
Hara jerdoni (Asian stone catfish)
Sparkling gourami
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 12-05-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 337
Posted By SueD
I have nerites in 3 tanks with assassins and have...

I have nerites in 3 tanks with assassins and have not had a problem. In one of the tanks, the assassins are breeding all of the time so there's usually 30 or more of them, and one olive nerite...
Forum: Tank Journals 11-30-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 437
Posted By SueD
Rummy nose are great schoolers, but also look at...

Rummy nose are great schoolers, but also look at diamond tetras. These are a great size tetra and beautiful.
Forum: Tank Journals 11-30-2014, 01:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 543
Posted By SueD
I use the FugeRay on mine and it's been perfect. ...

I use the FugeRay on mine and it's been perfect. I have mosses, chain swords and crypts, and an anubias that gets hidden a lot by the moss until I trim.

Just use the search function and type...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-30-2014, 01:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 634
Posted By SueD
I'd get a few assassin snails to keep the...

I'd get a few assassin snails to keep the population down or eliminated.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-26-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 564
Posted By SueD
I've had one lush wendtii melt for no reason...

I've had one lush wendtii melt for no reason after a water change. No problem - I just left it and it returned to its old self. Have not had any melting with others and they are so easy to grow. A...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 11-09-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 519
Posted By SueD
I currently have Kerri Blue tetras and cory...

I currently have Kerri Blue tetras and cory duplicareus with RCS and the shrimp are multiplying without problems.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-09-2014, 02:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 753
Posted By SueD
Suggestion for active fish - get a large school...

Suggestion for active fish - get a large school of rummy nose tetras. They are in constant motion and are really tight schoolers. They're fine with angels also. I have 9 of them with an angel and a...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 11-09-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By SueD
Sharing some pics

Just wanted to share some pics of my RCS along with one of my cory duplicareus and a kerri blue tetra. One of the panda cories snuck in there too.
Forum: Fish 11-02-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 450
Posted By SueD
I don't know about compatibility with the beta -...

I don't know about compatibility with the beta - you'd have to do more research - but here are a couple of "different" smaller fish

http://seriouslyfish.com/species/Pseudomugil-furcatus/

...
Forum: Equipment 11-02-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 488
Posted By SueD
I use these stands. Easy to put together and...

I use these stands. Easy to put together and really solid.

http://www.petco.com/product/101393/Aquatic-Fundamentals-2937-Gallon-Upright-Aquarium-Stand.aspx?CoreCat=MM_FishSupplies_StandsFurniture
Forum: Fish 11-01-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 556
Posted By SueD
How long has this tank been up and running and...

How long has this tank been up and running and how long after set up did you add your first fish?

I would suggest that you get the API master fresh water test kit and begin testing your water...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 10-26-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,663
Posted By SueD
Someone has to be the adult here. And as one of...

Someone has to be the adult here. And as one of the other posters asked, even if you file for bankruptcy, what are your plans following that? Some things will have to be given up for a while. You...
Forum: Fish 10-18-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 436
Posted By SueD
Any "inch per gallon" rule should be tossed out...

Any "inch per gallon" rule should be tossed out by anyone selling fish these days. The activity level of fish should be a serious consideration, along with waste production, tank filtration and a...
Forum: Fish 10-10-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 663
Posted By SueD
The chili rasboras are a great red color and mine...

The chili rasboras are a great red color and mine are not shy, like my CPD's were (I rarely saw them). You could easily have a dozen chilis in a 10g, along with the pygmaeus. I have 6 chilis along...
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