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One Week Without Feeding by Big Wave
Good news. I got back yesterday and over 8 days without food my three cichlids are as healthy as ever. However, they did seem very hungry. On 6/24/03 10:15 PM, in article , "Jim Brown" wrote: Reducing the causes of stress will be...
July 9th 03 03:08 AM
by Mike Edwardes Go to last post
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Free Convicts by Gareth Parsons
I everyone I have 9 baby Convicts 4 striped 5 plain free to a good home about 1" long Regards Gareth Abertillery Gwent
July 9th 03 04:27 AM
by Austin Go to last post
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my jack dempsey wont eat! by mary
my poor jack is just barely eating. when i first got him all he ate was goldfish, i got him on carnivore pellets, wich at first he ate ravenously, then he all of a sudden just stopped! I thought he might perk up if i gave him a few goldfish and he ate just a few of them then wouldnt touch them for...
July 9th 03 01:07 PM
by Stan Go to last post
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Algae in my cichlid tank. by Finz Up
We are new to ciclids and have a fully established 20 gal tank, pH around 8, all other parameters good. Since we switched to cichlids and raised the water temp we have lots of brown algea growing on the rocks and coral and plants. Is this OK for the tank? Can you use algae destroyer drops or...
July 9th 03 01:12 PM
by Stan Go to last post
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Pengiun 330 probs by Rich A.
I just inherited a 55Gal Oceanic tank, which I'm sure my cichlids will appreciate more than my current 20Gal setup :). Anyhow, it came with a Pengiun 330 Biowheel thingie. I tested it out, and it operates, but it won't suck the water all the way up. Just about halfway and it stops. Is there a part...
July 9th 03 10:37 PM
by Kevin Bauman Go to last post
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when should I strip electric blue of eggs? by Andre D
Hi, My electric blue's bred last friday and I was wondering when it would be a good time to strip the mother of the fry? Do electric blues look after their fry upon birth? What about the timeframe for peacocks?
July 10th 03 12:20 AM
by Andre D Go to last post
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External Canister vs Internal Power filter by Johann Snyman
On Stardate : 0568.16 -Thu10Jul03-1710 Simon Bloomer wrote: I was originally considering a Fluval 204 (or possibly a 304). Eheim in South Africa is just far too expensive. I was speaking to couple of the local dealers, and some of them say a couple of internal power filters tend to...
July 10th 03 04:13 PM
by Johann Snyman Go to last post
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ANyone got any pictures of their tanks ? by Alan Silver
Hello, Having spent some time researching cichlids (thanx to everyone who helped), I have yet to see any pictures of cichlid tanks. I have seen plenty pictures of just the fish, but I am interested in seeing how people set up the tank. I would like an idea of layout, decoration, etc. Thanx in...
July 10th 03 05:56 PM
by Alan Silver Go to last post
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help! cant get ph or nitrates right! by mary
well now after doing a partial water change ( 6 gal) and vacuuming the gravel in my 20 gal. tank, the nitrates are still a bit high and the ph is a bit low,i put in proper ph 7.0, but it still wont come up. what am i doing wrong?
July 10th 03 08:51 PM
by rmc Go to last post
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Filter Suggestions by Bruce Moore
I just purchased a 46 gallon Bow Front tank at Pet Goods and I was wondering what filtration system you guys would recommend for my 12 African Cichlids. Thanks so much... Bruce-NJ
July 11th 03 03:02 AM
by Randy , Phoenix Go to last post
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Oscar pairs - How long? by Peter Laws
Hi all Was thinking about buying about 6 to 8 small Oscars and hoping to find a pair. Does anybody know how long this would take before a pair is formed? Thanks Peter
July 11th 03 03:51 AM
by Jim Brown Go to last post
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Amazing - Angel Fry by Arthur Suggitt
7days ago the Angels laid eggs on the internal filter casing but ate them within days. Surprisingly they laid another batch this week. I have today removed the Java fern leaves including young fry and placed all intact in a dedicated tank. The amazing thing is that a few fry were left attached...
July 11th 03 07:40 PM
by Jim Brown Go to last post
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San Diego Tropical FIsh Club meets Sunday, July 13th! Please join us! by SanDiegoFishes
San Diego Tropical Fish Society meets this weekend, on July 13th. Please come attend, it is fun and we would love to have you. The San Diego Tropical Fish Society is a not-for-profit hobby organization founded in 1948. The objects of the society are to bring together a congenial group of people...
July 11th 03 08:56 PM
by SanDiegoFishes Go to last post
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Kind of Oscars!!! by Chevy
hey guys I was wondering what kind of oscars would be the best? I want a aggressive one but i do like the albino and i know they are not that agressive , but what about the albino tiger one. is that one as agressive as the red tiger oscar? Thanks guys just trying to figure out what kind to get.
July 12th 03 11:05 AM
by Chevy Go to last post
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revolt in severum tank: which ones should I remove? by Ukyou Kuonji
I got a nice couple of severums with fry and 3 others, of which one claimed her (I believe it's a she) territory. everything was fine until today: the solitary female (a big one compared to the rest) expanded her territory at the cost of the couple's, the male sent his wife off to fight the threat,...
July 12th 03 10:04 PM
by Ukyou Kuonji Go to last post
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How Long Till Eggs Hatch ? by saminorc
I have a pair of Black Convicts where the female has laid eggs on the inside of a hollowed out rock, how long until the eggs hatch ? Also, should the fry be transported to another tank ? They are in a 55 gallon tank with an adult Red Devil and an algae eater.
July 13th 03 02:09 AM
by Bob K. Go to last post
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how do various cichlids signal their fry? by Ukyou Kuonji
I'm curious about this... I know that krib fry is attracted to the red belly of their parent and stop moving as soon as that belly is out of sight, but observing my severums I wonder how those fish signal their fry. it'd be nice to have a list here of observations of parents handling their fry,...
July 13th 03 02:10 AM
by Bob K. 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 04:45 AM
by Tiago Freitas Go to last post
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Eheim, Fluval, Filstar ??? by Bruce Moore
I am interested in your guys opinions as to which of these canister filters are best. or doesn't it really matter?? Also, do you normally add a Bio-Wheel on the return line, or is the biological filtration within these canisters sufficient?? Thanks so much for your comments... I'm getting ready...
July 13th 03 12:14 PM
by ka1ifq {Michael Martell} Go to last post
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mixing cichlids by Wellman
Is it safe to mix any cichlid as long as they're from the same lake? I'm thinking of changing my 30 gal tank to a small cichlid tank. Very colourful ones would be nice. Any suggestions? Martin
July 13th 03 10:52 PM
by levittd Go to last post
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