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Old 05-19-2013, 12:31 AM   #76
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I would say it isn't cycled if you're getting ammonia spikes /:
I did a WC and tested a few hours later, the ammonia was at 0 i was also overfeeding and found a dead MTS in the back behind all the Hygro Polysperma
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Old 05-19-2013, 12:40 AM   #77
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MTS friggin suck. They're neat snails while alive but I find my shrimp can't easily eat them.
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Old 05-19-2013, 12:56 AM   #78
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Forgot to mention, i'm getting 14 (14 due to OCD) for $10 sometime next week
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Old 05-19-2013, 01:08 AM   #79
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be careful. i wouldnt add so many snails in at once. In a nano, the amount of bacteria converting the nitrogen cycle may not keep up with the sudden surge.
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Old 05-20-2013, 05:37 PM   #80
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Any Criticism Good or Bad is helpful
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Old 05-21-2013, 12:29 AM   #81
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I think if you get a more mature Amano you should be fine. Amano Shrimp are quite a bit larger than most other dwarf shrimp and wouldn't be a likely meal.
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Old 05-29-2013, 08:06 PM   #82
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Old 05-30-2013, 07:02 PM   #83
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14 FRS going in the 2.5

(Sherbert will be in a different tank until another 2.5 is bought


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Old 05-31-2013, 06:06 PM   #84
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What kind of food do you shrimpers use?

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They seem to like the rotala najeshan alot


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Old 05-31-2013, 06:10 PM   #85
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Who needs TV when you have a shrimp tank?

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Old 06-01-2013, 12:53 AM   #86
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Still love these guys, I hope they breed!


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Old 06-01-2013, 01:45 AM   #87
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Nice shots. What are you feeding the shrimp?
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Old 06-01-2013, 04:26 AM   #88
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If you want to see a frenzy pick up some AZOO Max Growth or Max Breed; my shrimp (all varieties) can't get enough of it; they turn their nose up at most other prepared foods I give them (but they will eat fresh veggies).

The AZOO food is just easier to feed and does not cloud the water which is why I primarily prefer it to vegetables.

Great looking shrimp, and tank is looking good too.
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Old 06-01-2013, 04:33 AM   #89
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Nice shots. What are you feeding the shrimp?
Algae wafers for now until I get something better


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I feel like this tank is missing something....


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