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Old 04-09-2013, 08:58 AM   #1
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Thought I might introduce myself. My name is Shaina and I love plants and fish. I am autistic and my plants and betta's are the reason for my existance. Well a few weeks ago, I wanted to start a planted tank so I got some plants delivered and planted my 6.6 gallon aquarium Thursday. I am hoping it will flourish because I saw so many beautiful tanks on here.
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Old 04-09-2013, 05:29 PM   #2
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Hello!

You may have already seen it but there's a NY forum in the regional forums here:

http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=66

Mostly NYC activity but there are some upstate people on there too.
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Old 04-09-2013, 05:34 PM   #3
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Hello fellow New Yorker.

Glens falls is beautiful.

It's amazing how fish can be so calming. Every nite I come home and decompress by watching my goldfish. It's a small treasure in a busy crazy world.
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Old 04-09-2013, 06:51 PM   #4
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Hello,
I am from Oswego, NY. It's nice to find out other people who are from central/upstate.
Hope you find all the info you need!
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:37 PM   #5
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Well come to forum! Fellow upstater here. Ever check out Eddies Aquarium in Cohoes?
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Old 04-10-2013, 07:38 PM   #6
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Well come to forum! Fellow upstater here. Ever check out Eddies Aquarium in Cohoes?
I have heard of it, but I never went there. I get my fish at Petsmart and sometimes Bensens in Queensbury
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Old 04-11-2013, 01:55 AM   #7
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I have heard of it, but I never went there. I get my fish at Petsmart and sometimes Bensens in Queensbury
I recommend you make the trip. I assure you it's worth it!
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Old 04-11-2013, 02:25 AM   #8
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Hi Platy lover,
Welcome to the forum. The community under the New York subforum has been steadily growing in the past two years and we have come together to swap and share many things like plants, fish, shrimp, foods, accessories and even tanks so feel free to swing by. If you are looking for plants to get you started, PM me and i'll see what we can do.

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Old 04-11-2013, 05:14 AM   #9
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Welcome to TPT!
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Old 04-11-2013, 05:35 PM   #10
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Old 04-11-2013, 05:38 PM   #11
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You guys are making me feel welcome. ^_^
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Eddies is the best Ive ever seen in that area. I used to go to their store when it as in Menands. The Capital District doesn't have the greatest selection of aquarium shops.
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Old 04-15-2013, 03:33 PM   #13
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Hello Shiana... I'm like 20 minutes from you... you should definitely check out eddies aquariums
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Old 04-15-2013, 11:47 PM   #14
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Welcome shiana!
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