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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-11-2012, 05:42 PM
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Views: 29,006
Posted By Buff Daddy
Yes, they are truly aquatic, not amphibious. ...

Yes, they are truly aquatic, not amphibious.

I have two that stay near, or on, the large sponge filter and a third that has taken up residence under a big Marimo. I think they scavenge as well as...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-08-2012, 11:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,036
Posted By Buff Daddy
Hey Hedge, I've got a 20L waiting in the wings...

Hey Hedge, I've got a 20L waiting in the wings until I decide what I'm raising. I only have 4 tanks (2 being shrimp) in my cave now and my wife usually stays away. Anyway, if I go CRS/CBS, I'll pay...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-08-2012, 05:46 AM
Replies: 345
Views: 86,616
Posted By Buff Daddy
Bebi and Shield are essentials for my tanks, now....

Bebi and Shield are essentials for my tanks, now. Color makes the colors of all my shrimp brighter and deeper. Barley isn't in my tanks long enough to benefit water quality because it is eaten within...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-01-2012, 01:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,402
Posted By Buff Daddy
My daughter is a junior at UGA. Make sure you...

My daughter is a junior at UGA. Make sure you stay away from her sorority house, you dawg you. Yeah, I went to UGA for grad school, too. I need no "berried" daughters, and you seem to be on a roll....
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   04-01-2012, 01:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 915
Posted By Buff Daddy
For some of us, killing crustaceans is an art...

For some of us, killing crustaceans is an art form. You could be a Van Gogh. I'm making elementary school craft projects that take months to expire, but they do expire...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-30-2012, 02:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By Buff Daddy
Good luck wicca... My infant mortality rate has...

Good luck wicca... My infant mortality rate has been so high with PFRs and OEBTs that I bought BorneoWild Shield and Bebi, as a new regimen. I got infants in the tank now that are newborns and...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-28-2012, 01:48 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 9,914
Posted By Buff Daddy
Purigen will remove organic material that nothing...

Purigen will remove organic material that nothing else will remove. It absorbs organic junk (nitrogenous) that release ammonia,nitrates and nitrites. I was skeptical until I tried it in a cloudy tank...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-28-2012, 01:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,816
Posted By Buff Daddy
I was watching my OEBT/PFR 10G this past weekend,...

I was watching my OEBT/PFR 10G this past weekend, I noticed a white wiggler about 1/8" or so in the flow from a filter. I last dosed this tank about 4 months ago due to seeing the same type of white...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-16-2012, 01:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,747
Posted By Buff Daddy
Put him in the 10G alone... The RCS and the...

Put him in the 10G alone... The RCS and the yellows will interbreed and make ugly wild types.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-06-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 903
Posted By Buff Daddy
Yeah, the male shrimp are just like male...

Yeah, the male shrimp are just like male humans... Hot women make them really stupid.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-02-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 86,616
Posted By Buff Daddy
I leave it in my 10G... No probs.

I leave it in my 10G... No probs.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-26-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,435
Posted By Buff Daddy
I'm sorry, Alyssa, but like all of the above...

I'm sorry, Alyssa, but like all of the above posts, I have no idea what could have cased this kind of death in your shrimp...

Except, my ex and her mother live in Sacramento.

They used to...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-17-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 86,616
Posted By Buff Daddy
I've used Bebi, Spinach and Barley for the last...

I've used Bebi, Spinach and Barley for the last few weeks. All my shrimp love Bebi and Barley. Spinach was a big hit for the first couple of times I fed it. If Bebi and Barley truly affect the...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-17-2012, 12:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,465
Posted By Buff Daddy
A 2" piece of cholla might affect the water...

A 2" piece of cholla might affect the water params in a teacup...

I have multiple 6" cholla pieces in all my shrimp tanks. If it is hollow, the shrimp will be in and out of it, and can use it as a...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-14-2012, 02:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 620
Posted By Buff Daddy
At worst, they are a nuisance to your shrimp at...

At worst, they are a nuisance to your shrimp at feeding time. They do eat moss though.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-04-2012, 04:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,284
Posted By Buff Daddy
^ What Nubster said +1 I had a female yellow...

^ What Nubster said +1

I had a female yellow that looked like this. She lived about 11 months after getting her racing stripe...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-01-2012, 03:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,493
Posted By Buff Daddy
True BGA is not algae. True BGA is a bacteria....

True BGA is not algae. True BGA is a bacteria. Threads abound about BGA.

Oh yeah, I love MTS. They are in all of my tanks, but I also have sand in all of my tanks.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-01-2012, 02:29 PM
Replies: 2,144
Views: 212,383
Posted By Buff Daddy
Ammo will be the issue, there. All the equipment...

Ammo will be the issue, there. All the equipment in the world is no good without gunpowder/pyrodex/etc. for the cartridges. No saltpeter or sulfer-no gunpowder. Reloading cartridge capability is also...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-01-2012, 02:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,569
Posted By Buff Daddy
That's where I am right now. I haven't lost but...

That's where I am right now. I haven't lost but one OEBT semi-adult and that was about a week after adding it to the tank 3 months ago. I think I only have three females out of 11 total. I have one...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-31-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 2,144
Views: 212,383
Posted By Buff Daddy
Almost anyone can get a DX of glaucoma over the...

Almost anyone can get a DX of glaucoma over the internet these days*. Glaucoma is treatable with a medicinal herb that relieves pressure in the eye. The particular herb can also be used to make rope....
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-31-2012, 04:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,569
Posted By Buff Daddy
I think Clay has it right with stability of the...

I think Clay has it right with stability of the tank conditions being paramount. I've seen recommendations for soft water and pH in the mid 6s to moderately hard water and mid 7s for pH. I've seen...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-31-2012, 04:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,115
Posted By Buff Daddy
Mosura BioPlus vs BorneoWild Bebi

I apologize in advance for this sounding like an essay question...

From the product info for both of these, they appear to be somewhat comparable products. BioPlus seems primarily marketed as an...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-30-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 2,144
Views: 212,383
Posted By Buff Daddy
After the Apocalypse, DK, You can live at my...

After the Apocalypse, DK, You can live at my compound and help engineer a brand new world. Oh yeah, my compound will be known as "Buff Daddy's Glaucoma Treatment Center and Distillery." I figure the...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-30-2012, 06:30 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,690
Posted By Buff Daddy
Local fieldstone. I live in an area where mining...

Local fieldstone. I live in an area where mining is a local industry. I figure it was a anything from chalcopyrite to calcite to gypsum (calcium sulfate) to aragonite. While the rocks passed the fizz...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   01-30-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,690
Posted By Buff Daddy
I had a beautiful 10G with OEBTs and the most...

I had a beautiful 10G with OEBTs and the most beautiful PFRs from jimko. Lost all of them (about 30-40 total) due to my hardscape (apparently). The same tank and same substrate, cycled the same way...
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