Hello from the Gulf Coast
Tropical Fish

Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources » Welcome to Tropical Fish Keeping » Introduce Yourself » Hello from the Gulf Coast

Hello from the Gulf Coast

This is a discussion on Hello from the Gulf Coast within the Introduce Yourself forums, part of the Welcome to Tropical Fish Keeping category; --> Hello, new to this forum, old to many others. Background information might be boring and TMI... basically, my tank is a 12g Eclipse in ...

Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools vBmenu Seperating Image Search this Thread vBmenu Seperating Image
Hello from the Gulf Coast
Old 05-05-2007, 08:59 PM   #1
 
NeonJulie's Avatar
 
Hello from the Gulf Coast

Hello, new to this forum, old to many others.

Background information might be boring and TMI... basically, my tank is a 12g Eclipse in my Fish Bathroom. The only real residents are the fish, the bathroom's only been used once. Only water is ever used as a cleaner, anywhere.

It was fishlessly cycled in November, stocked in December, taken down and bleach bombed in January, and recycled (using the established bacteria) and restocked sometime in February.

I have some strange illnesses I feel I've never gotten the hang of, and believe me, I've tried everything. Still I haven't had too many losses... though almost all of my neons have some type of sickness, I've only lost 1 to wedging behind the filter, and 2 to what I guess was NTD. (Although they never did die on me, they gradually worsensed until the time came to euthanize, loss of quality of life, etc.) I lost my first dwarf gourami to ich. I lose one Oto to... just giving up and not eating on me, and I lost one in a filter impeller accident.

That was months and months ago. Out of 13 Neons, I have 10.

Anyway, I'm really interested in getting as many sources for ideas as I can, and besides, I love the interweb, water changes, and nobody I know likes fish (they all hate mine because of how much work and worry I put into it), so it's not like I have anyone else I can talk to, about fish!
NeonJulie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-05-2007, 09:55 PM   #2
 
tangy's Avatar
 
hello! :D and welcome! no need to worry here, you are among friends!
tangy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2007, 04:08 AM   #3
 
Amphitrite's Avatar
 
Welcome to the forum Julie, it's good to have you with us!

And if you've come looking for other fish-obsessed people to talk to - you've certainly come to the right place :D
Amphitrite is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2007, 06:58 AM   #4
 
Falina's Avatar
 
Welcome to the forum!
Falina is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2007, 07:43 AM   #5
 
willow's Avatar
 

welcome aboard.
yep i know the feeling,when you start to talk about
fish,and everyone just raises their eyebrows.
willow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2007, 09:23 AM   #6
 
hellow's Avatar
 
Arr,Welcome aborde the Fish Pearl,NeonJulie! For all thoes Pirates of the Carribian fans!
hellow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2007, 10:42 PM   #7
 
Lupin's Avatar
 
Welcome. Have fun chatting with us.
Lupin is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hello from the east coast Spike762 Introduce Yourself 9 01-25-2010 04:44 PM
COAST orange county CA fish club meets monthly 1st sunday of the month mgamer20o0 Aquarium Clubs and Events 1 12-15-2009 08:35 PM
so cali COAST club April 5th, 2009 1PM Guest Speaker Barbie mgamer20o0 Aquarium Clubs and Events 0 03-17-2009 07:21 PM
gulf toadfish derbyno1 Saltwater Fish 12 07-05-2007 06:29 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:53 PM.