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post #1 of 5 Old 02-05-2013, 09:33 AM Thread Starter
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Hello! I recently received a "used" aquarium from a family member. Did a lot of research on line (this site in particular ). I am keeping it simple.... just one pretty male betta in a 5 gal tank. I am new to writing in forums, so please forgive me if I make a boo boo. Not even sure what to put in "tags". I have a lot of questions, but I think this thread is for introduction only???
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post #2 of 5 Old 02-05-2013, 12:42 PM
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Welcome!

I am pretty new here, too (only been here about a month). There are a lot of helpful people here. I'm glad you did your research first...I really didn't on my first try. I had a Betta in a 1 gallon...I was doing weekly water changes. He lasted about two weeks. :( It was only then that I did my research...poor Betta.
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post #3 of 5 Old 02-05-2013, 05:04 PM
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hello and warm welcome to you both.

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 5 Old 02-17-2013, 02:44 PM
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Hello and welcome to the forum! :D

You will always be my best friend, .
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