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molly tail standing by WILLIAM DAVIS
Two mollies standing on tails not swimming at all for two days. Saw one fooling around with male molly. Could they just be wore out from spawning? Patty
June 27th 03 01:15 AM
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Sodium Hypochlorite(Bleach) Neutralizing by Dr Engelbert Buxbaum
"Jim Brown" wrote in message ... I use bleach a great deal. One thing is that I don't like bleach's slippery feel. Since bleach is alkaline, I use plain old white vinegar in solution to neutralize the...
July 2nd 03 02:17 PM
by Donald Kerns Go to last post
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Pictus Catfish question by Jim Brown
It would be wise to add the next fish on a slower basis to avoid ammonia and nitrite spikes. They are probably swimming a lot as they are cruising for food. They probably are not strictly a bottom cruiser, so you will have to enjoy them as they swim where they want. Be very careful about the size...
July 6th 03 03:29 PM
by NetMax Go to last post
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cloudy water by Scott
What type of polyester batting do you suggest? That might help me identify which stores would carry this product. I am having the same problem with cloudy water... Because there's no room in my filter, I was thinking about stuffing the intake 'pipe' with some batting... Would this work? Thanks
July 7th 03 10:31 PM
by Scott Go to last post
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Silicon Valley Aquarium Society Meeting Saturday July 5 by Dave Millman
The Silicon Valley Aquarium Society is having its monthly meeting this Saturday, July 5 at 7:00 pm at Round Table Pizza, 4302 Moorpark Ave., Santa Clara Topic: Cichlid Collecting in Lake Tanganyika presented by Rich Bireley Rich is a long time Lake Tanganyika Cichlid keeper. In October...
July 8th 03 10:47 PM
by Dave Millman Go to last post
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Jack Wattley's discus distributor in Europe!!! by Tiago Freitas
Hello!! Sixdiskus has the pleasure to announce to everyone, and in particular to all the ones who loves discus, that the whole Europe has an official distributor of the Jack Wattley's, www.wattleysdiscus.com, discus. If you're interested plese contact us at: Phone: +351 219107499
July 13th 03 04:47 AM
by Tiago Freitas Go to last post
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first filter change by Dr Engelbert Buxbaum
Ron Hansen wrote: You should be changing 10% (3 gallons) of water every week. Nitrates are the end product of the Nitrification cycle that is possible in most aquariums. Food rots and fish poop and pee and this produces ammonia (toxic to the fish). Bacteria break down the ammonia, but...
July 16th 03 12:00 PM
by Dr Engelbert Buxbaum Go to last post
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Livebearer Advice needed by Something's Fishy
I have a 75 gallon plant tank with guppies, black mollies, and sword tails. The female black molly will bear live babies soon and need advice on how to best ensure survival of the fry. Years ago (we won't mention how many)I had a breeding tank that fit into the larger tank. The tank had two...
July 18th 03 07:49 PM
by Jim Brown Go to last post
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water testing kits by jessie
"Lior T" wrote in message ... Hi, Are water testing kits reusables (meaning, i dont throw them out after i tested the water..) or its a one time test and then i need to buy a new kit/set ? thanks LT
July 18th 03 10:47 PM
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What happened to my Rams ? by gizmo
Last Saturday I bought 8 Rams (Apistogramma ramirezi), they were all introduced to a 30 gallon planted tank, which was till the occupied by two Discus which were happy in it. The tank has a PH of 7.2 and water are medium to hard. Temperature of about 29-30 C. They looked very good at the first two...
July 18th 03 11:42 PM
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Help with Disease by Pedro Pereira
Hi My fishes (freshwater) are scratching in the plants and decorations of my aqua, they also have the gills red. It looks like parasites in the gills ! I'm doing the 10 days treatment with Sterazin (Waterlife) for the second time without any success. What can I do to solve this ? I have only...
July 20th 03 03:02 AM
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water testing kits (having newsgroupps problems) by Lior T
thanks anyone knows why i cant *sometimes* see my own postings, while other times i can ? i switched newsgroup client for that, i can see the reply though... LT Marcus Fox wrote:
July 21st 03 08:01 AM
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Advice on Captain Nemo style artwork to use as aquarium backdrop? by Dolchas
Greetings all! Well, having had my last freshwater tank since 1985, I recently got a very cool new one (it is an 'isosceles trapezoid' shape) and am now working on decorating it. Ideally, I'd like to utilize a backdrop with some kind of a Jules Verne/Captain Nemo/Nautilus type of underwater...
July 21st 03 08:54 PM
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Question: how to lower temperature by NetMax
"Ben" wrote in message ... Kris wrote: Because of the current temperature outside, the water in my aquarium increases more than it should. For the moment, temperature is about 31 °C while it should be about 27-28°C. Could...
July 22nd 03 04:56 AM
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[FAQ] 7-22-03 Welcome to the Aquaria Newsgroups! by Mark Stone
Welcome to the Aquaria Newsgroups! 1. Copyright. The text for the Welcome (this posting), except for the copyright paragraph, was written by Mark Stone. The Aquaria FAQs were compiled and are maintained by Erik Olson. The articles incorporating the FAQs were written by: Shaji Bhaskar, Gary...
July 22nd 03 08:34 PM
by Mark Stone Go to last post
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Best freshwater fish for tank that is often too warm? by Dolchas
Greetings all! I live in a part of Southern California, USA, where it gets pretty darn warm during the summer months -- at least two days in the last week the temps got up to 104.5 in the shade. Since I don't have air conditioning, you can imagine how warm my 20-gallon fish tank can get -- it...
July 23rd 03 10:43 PM
by Tiddleye Go to last post
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My new tank by José Fdez
Hi, At last I'm just finishing setting up my tank, after have been abandoned for about two years. It have been messier than expected, but was worth the effort :) So as my presentation to the group I wanted to describe the set up waiting for your comments / corrections / advices, I'm almost sure I...
July 27th 03 05:27 PM
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What is this fish parasite?? by Tony
Tonight while feeding some baby angelfish my wife noticed something in their tank. There was a very hard to see "thing" in with the fish. The thing was much smaller than a human hair and was .25" in length. It had a bump at one end that I would presume is its head. It was white all over. After...
July 28th 03 05:11 AM
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July 28th 03 03:47 PM
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To late to substrate? by Dan Norgard
Ok, I'm new at this...last tank I had was 45 years ago. Now I think I've jumped the gun. I have a 29 gal. tank with 'natural' gravel and I planted several varieties straight into the gravel. I just have 3 small fish right now. The question is: Can I move the gravel aside and insert the Laterite...
August 1st 03 12:13 AM
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