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trouble ID'ing a fish by Mustafa Khalid
I just bought a pair of new fish I have no idea about. They are off-white in color, with all the fins in an orangish color. It's eyes are also orange, and it's mouth is downturned. I hope someone can identify this fish, or give me an address I can forward the picture of it to, Thanks
July 2nd 03 06:14 PM
by Graham Ramsay Go to last post
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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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[AU] Sydney tap-water analysis by Marcus Fox
"David Martin" wrote in message ... Wondering what's coming out of your tap? Sydney Water provide an analysis... I emailed my local provider (Severn-Trent), and they gave me an exremely detailed analysis of the water...
July 2nd 03 01:28 PM
by Jim Brown Go to last post
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More Nemo...... by Buckaroo
http://www.cnn.com/2003/TECH/science/06/30/coolsc.nemo.fish/index.html
July 2nd 03 01:53 AM
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The best type of fish for a 150 Gal that can go without food for 3 weeks or so possible ? by Andy Louie
As I am a fish lover and will get a automatic feeder but love Chilids or Oscars but thanks to some that it might not be feasible for me. I return back once a year for around 1 month or less. Any good brands for automatic feeders for a 135 to 150 gal aquarium ?
July 2nd 03 12:29 AM
by Marcus Fox Go to last post
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Glow in the dark fish! by Stilgar[bbs.isca.uiowa.edu]
The BBC has reported that a Taiwanese company has genetically engineered an ornimantal fish to glow in the dark (there's a picture on the Web site). Bring on the "Franken-fish!" http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/3026104.stm
July 1st 03 10:43 PM
by Marksfish Go to last post
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Help wit sick Pleco by Donald Kerns
sky.watcher wrote: I though he would surely be dead by this morning but again when I moved the wood he swam in a very strange circle kind of on his side and went right back to where he was. snip If anyone has any suggestions I would be very grateful. Thanks in advance. How about a 50%...
July 1st 03 06:22 PM
by sky.watcher Go to last post
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Fresh Water Game Fish by Shane Kennedy
i had a similar setup to what you're describing about 10 yrs ago caught all the fish locally had bass, brim, pike, catfish, eel, shrimp, crayfish, several types of minnows & a snapping turtle no fancy filters, just a simple hang on no coolers/heaters, i live in NC & room temp was in the 70's some...
July 1st 03 02:14 PM
by NetMax Go to last post
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Wanting to buy a 150gal and questions on the fish if I go for a month home in France by Andy Louie
I work in USA and go back to France every once a year... I love fish and had been intending to get a 150gal or 135 gal tank.... Will the fish live if I leave it for a month. I talked to several people they said it was ok ? What if your tank had nothing but med or large size Oscars or Chilids.. will...
July 1st 03 02:13 PM
by Donald Kerns Go to last post
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Fish safe plastic ? by Jim Brown
Look into plastic horse troughs at the local farm supply. Rubbermaid makes a line that should give you water volume capacity with safety. I use a couple 60 gallon vats (only 2/3 full with water) that were used to store bulk candy at the bulk food shops. No problems after 6 years of constant...
July 1st 03 07:03 AM
by Stan Go to last post
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Scratching by Michalkun
I have about 13 guppies and I noticed that ocassionally they like scratching themselves on the gravel. There is no evidence of Ick or any other disease. Is this normal for them to just scrach against the gravel? They don't do it often. -M
July 1st 03 05:43 AM
by Jim Brown Go to last post
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How to clean... by Marcus Fox
.... the media in an EHEIM 2208, without nuking the biofilter? It has only one sponge. Can I take it out, leave it under the filter, insert new sponge, wait two days for bacteria to transfer to new sponge, remove and wash, then when time comes to clean filter again, switch them around in the same...
July 1st 03 03:53 AM
by NetMax Go to last post
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Best way to site heater... by donovan n
You can place it wherever you like as long as it is completely below water. Sideways, up-side down, dosen't matter. Just make shure the heater isnt physically touching any gravel or decorations. As long as you have a decent amount of water movement in your tank the tempature should even out in your...
June 30th 03 10:25 PM
by levittd Go to last post
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first fatalities by Rik Irving
"Cplus" wrote in message ... Well, not through the cycle yet but I've lost a molly. Pretty sure it was from the high nitrites although the others seem to be faring well. We've been doing 20% water changes but...
June 30th 03 09:39 PM
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filter question by Cplus
"Brian C. Attwood" wrote in message ... Cplus wrote: I know they need replacing eventually. I'm just wondering if the fact that the tank seems to not be as clean as it could be mean that the filter parts need...
June 30th 03 04:26 PM
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