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Forum: Fish   04-09-2015, 07:12 PM
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Posted By Fdsh5
You can also use one of those fake loofa sponges...

You can also use one of those fake loofa sponges to catch the eggs. Just throw a little moss over it, wait a couple days and pull it out. Bam! eggs.
Forum: Fish   03-07-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By Fdsh5
I always pulled the eggs. If you roll them along...

I always pulled the eggs. If you roll them along the glass with your finger you can pull them out. They are pretty tough. You can also scrape them off with a razor. I would put mine in the breeder...
Forum: Fish   11-02-2014, 11:09 AM
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Views: 272
Posted By Fdsh5
Working on it. Lol

Working on it. Lol
Forum: Fish   11-02-2014, 03:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By Fdsh5
http://www.practicalfishkeeping.co.uk/content.php?...

http://www.practicalfishkeeping.co.uk/content.php?sid=2328. Here's some info on them. They are on the critically endangered list.
Forum: Fish   11-02-2014, 02:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By Fdsh5
They get 4-6 inches. It would only be for a while...

They get 4-6 inches. It would only be for a while why they grow out.
Forum: Fish   11-02-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By Fdsh5
cories and tilapia bythobates

I recently bought 6 juvie tilapia bythobates at an auction. I have them in a smaller tank right now. I'm wondering if anyone has ever had them in the same tank as cories. I have 6 Orange laser cories...
Forum: Fish   10-29-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 254
Posted By Fdsh5
my auction scores

I went to an auction in Erie,PA. I can home with some tilapia bythobates, some oryzias mekongensis and some everglade pygmy sunfish.
Forum: Fish   10-09-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,204
Posted By Fdsh5
I have cpds with a bunch of endlers. When there's...

I have cpds with a bunch of endlers. When there's too many endlers, I scoop some out and sell them or give them away. The make great dither fish for the cpds. Otherwise, I'd probably never see them...
Forum: Fish   09-27-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 627
Posted By Fdsh5
I was going to say multies or endlers. I have...

I was going to say multies or endlers. I have both going now and love it
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   09-24-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By Fdsh5
I use co2, metricide and excel in my ten gallon...

I use co2, metricide and excel in my ten gallon high light tank. My cherries are fine
Forum: Fish   09-13-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 639
Posted By Fdsh5
Congo tetras. They just seem to float through the...

Congo tetras. They just seem to float through the water
Forum: Fish   07-12-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 513
Posted By Fdsh5
I've always had different size caves and let them...

I've always had different size caves and let them pick their own. I had a pair that decide a ceramic castle decoration was better than a cave. No matter what I tried, they wouldn't spawn anywhere but...
Forum: Fish   07-04-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By Fdsh5
I have 10 or so multis in a 20 long. They're...

I have 10 or so multis in a 20 long. They're awesome. Just pool filter sand and shells. I also have a trio of ornatipinnis. They're nice as well. They are in a tank with some endlers. That tank is...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   06-16-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 392
Posted By Fdsh5
I have a tank set up with yellow neos, snowballs,...

I have a tank set up with yellow neos, snowballs, and crystal red and black. The parameters are set up for the crystal shrimp. While the neos still breed, it's a very slow process. They should be...
Forum: Fish   05-13-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 550
Posted By Fdsh5
Put a school of ember tetras or celestial pearl...

Put a school of ember tetras or celestial pearl danios
Forum: Fish   03-30-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 682
Posted By Fdsh5
An easy way to add oxygen to you water is to add...

An easy way to add oxygen to you water is to add a couple drops of hydrogen peroxide every once in a while. It is H2O3 so it disassociates into H2O and oxygen. My friend uses it in his bait buckets...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-19-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 823
Posted By Fdsh5
My culls go in my angel and/ swordtail tanks.

My culls go in my angel and/ swordtail tanks.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-18-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 823
Posted By Fdsh5
I have yellow neos, snowball, crystal red and...

I have yellow neos, snowball, crystal red and crystal blacks in the same tank. I am aware that the yellows and snowball can interbreed but I'm fine with that. I cull regularly
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   03-11-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 703
Posted By Fdsh5
Yeah I learned that one the hard way too. I...

Yeah I learned that one the hard way too.
I use aquariumfertilizer.com micro/macro mix. Works great for me and my shrimp don't seem to mind
Forum: Fish   03-06-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 953
Posted By Fdsh5
I'm sure they'll be fine. Pete's fish are top...

I'm sure they'll be fine. Pete's fish are top quality. I'm spoiled living so close to him. We swap things back and forth. He's the one that challenged me to cross breed the two like his guppy/Picta...
Forum: Fish   03-06-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 953
Posted By Fdsh5
My pure red Picta died on me 2 days ago. I do...

My pure red Picta died on me 2 days ago. I do weekly 50% water changes and have had no issues. The Picta was older and there was no trauma or distress so I'm going with old age as a cause of death....
Forum: Fish   03-05-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 953
Posted By Fdsh5
Endler/Picta cross

I know I'm going to get yelled at but I have suceeded. I've been trying to cross my green lightning endlers with a red Picta. Well I'm pretty sure I have done it. The males are still coloring more...
Forum: Fish   02-28-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 722
Posted By Fdsh5
Opinions are far different than facts.

Opinions are far different than facts.
Forum: Fish   02-28-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 722
Posted By Fdsh5
2. Multies need very hard, very alkaline water....

2. Multies need very hard, very alkaline water. Keeping with with Neos (or Cory cats for that matter) which need soft, acidic water is borderline cruelty in my opinion.
Why would you say I'm cruel...
Forum: Fish   02-28-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 722
Posted By Fdsh5
I keep mine with sterbai cories so I don't see...

I keep mine with sterbai cories so I don't see how tetras would be a problem. They chase everyone away from their shells but they're not aggressive. In a 20 long you could possibly do 3 pairs. Mine...
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