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post #1 of 22 Old 10-31-2012, 05:20 PM Thread Starter
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Hurricane sandy destroyed me

Didn't have time to saved ,I was at work .Came home hours later just to find out the surge of sandy devastated my basement ..Only 1 survivor ,My crayfish ..When i was taking the pics, i notice something moving on the floor, it was the cray ..threw him in 10 gallon tank but i don't know he will survive..

the surge salty water was at least 40 degrees

.here's some pics .... rip my friends
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post #2 of 22 Old 10-31-2012, 06:04 PM
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Awww I'm so sorry. I really hope your crayfish gets better

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post #3 of 22 Old 10-31-2012, 06:21 PM
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That's a dirty shame. So sorry. Maybe the insurance company can make you well.

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post #4 of 22 Old 10-31-2012, 07:45 PM
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That's heartbreaking :( I'm so sorry about your loss and mess! Hang in there.

Animal testing is a terrible idea; they get all nervous and give the wrong answers.
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post #5 of 22 Old 10-31-2012, 08:46 PM
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That's devastating, I'm so very sorry.
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post #6 of 22 Old 10-31-2012, 10:09 PM
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Real sad to see these images...

Now it's time to be strong and live by your forum id and get: "BACK IN ACTION".

Peace and goodwill to you my fellow aquarist as you rebuild your life and your community.

Have fun and be PATIENT!
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post #7 of 22 Old 11-01-2012, 06:32 AM
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I'm so sorry for your loss, BackInAction. I know how difficult it is to lose fish you are attached to, and imagine it's especially difficult under the circumstances. I hope that your cray pulls through and wish you the best of luck rebuilding.
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post #8 of 22 Old 11-01-2012, 10:53 PM
oh my gosh :( i'm so sorry that happened!!! i wish i could help you rebuild :/ hope your cray makes it
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post #9 of 22 Old 11-01-2012, 11:30 PM
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I can't even imagine how it felt to come home to that. My deepest sympathies. I hope in time you can rebuild your tanks. But I am glad that you made it through the storm.

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post #10 of 22 Old 11-02-2012, 08:38 AM
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My sympathy to you as well. Take some joy in the fact you have the crayfish, hope the little guy makes it.

Rebuild slow and it would be great if you could post a build thread so we could follow you and see how the tank is reborn.

Best of luck and if you need anything for the tank, let us know and we will see what we can do to help you in this terrible situation.

10g Fry / Hospital / QT tank (as needed)

75g Saltwater Reef, Ocellaris Clownfish, Lyretail Antias (baby), Lemon damsel, Longtail Fairy Wrasse, purple dottyback, snails, crabs and a few LPS corals.

220g Still sitting empty (come on Lottery I need the numbers to come up!)
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