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  1. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Ok- so this is my second go at attempting to keep cherry shrimp. The first time I got shrimp, I received about 30. Within a little over a week- all but one shrimp died. During that timeframe I did a considerable amount of research to make sure that wouldn't happen again. I switched water...
  2. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Hi Folks, I'm shipping some red cherry shrimp and had a few questions. When I ship them, should I be using my tank water so they aren't shocked, as opposed to putting them them in 100% new dechlorinated tap water? Should I mix it 50-50 (tank & fresh?). (Been reading both sides...
  3. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Hi all, I've just come back into the hobby and decided to try out shrimp, I was gifted a small tank and decided cherry shrimp were the right way to go. It's a shrimp only tank. I've got both red cherries and the yellow variety. I was wondering if anyone had experience with the different colours...
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  5. Planted Nano Tanks
    Set up a fluval spec v a while back and am really enjoying it. This is my first reall go at a planted tank and its a little harder then they make it look. - stock spec v 5 gal - Carib sea flora max substrate - mini heater 10w aqueon - DIY co2 with ebay $7 diffuser I decided to plant dawrf...
  6. General Planted Tank Discussion
    hey guys, it's been about 2 or so months since I got my 10 red cherry shrimp. I have them in a VERY DENSLEY planted tank. with an oto and 4 juvenile black phantom tetras. the temp is usually 74-76 f. I saw the male shrimp going crazy one day and I know it's because a female molted but I see no...
  7. Rcs

    Hello, looking to buy some RCS in the North Shore area. Please PM with location as well as price.
  8. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Can red cherries be kept in a bare bottom 20G? It'll be low tech with lots of moss and ferns/aunbis attached to wood. Filter is Eden 511 (so plenty of good bio). I cant foresee any problems with a bare bottom tank.
  9. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    I ordered Blue Tigers from an online fish store (Arizona Aquatic Gardens) and received these. What kind of shrimp are they? They were transparent at first, and then when they got used to the water they started turning orange/red. Are these cherry shrimp? I have one RCS in my tank and the...
  10. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    After a mini-disaster which wiped out all of my fauna - I am back at it in my 14 gal tank. First the basics: Eco Complete, Anubia on driftwood, Java Moss, Glosso. PC 2x40w Current USA Pressurized CO2, Drop Checker Green I have had the tank up and running with same plants, substrate...
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