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post #1 of 8 Old 09-01-2012, 01:09 AM Thread Starter
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First time fish keeper

Hi everyone. I've never kept fish before or even been in the same house as fish until a few months ago. I inherited a fish tank from someone. So I have one tank with a few female bettas and some cory cats. And yes it does have live plants. Would that count as a planter tank?

Pretty much all my knowledge of fish came from the previous owner and the fish keeping books at the library (all two of them)

I don't have any goals for my fishkeeping right now. My only priority at the moment is keeping the tank alive and clean.
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post #2 of 8 Old 09-02-2012, 02:10 PM
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hello and welcome.
good luck and enjoy your tank.

when you set up a new tank,hide an extra
sponge or two behind some decor,that way you have
something seeded for you next filter.
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post #5 of 8 Old 09-03-2012, 08:06 AM
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Hello and welcome to the forum You'll find everything you need to know about keeping a healthy tank here. We're here to help so ask any questions you need to.

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Welcome, i too am a newbie around here The members have been awesome!


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post #8 of 8 Old 09-07-2012, 02:17 PM
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